Ten years after the start of the Meiji Era, a Rurouni wanders into Tokyo to find a new life with new friends. Vowing never to kill, he tries to escape his past as the Hitokiri Battousai, the greatest killer of the Bakumatsu.

STORIES  

Author: Khrysalis
Title: A Far Smaller Sacrifice
Rating: Medium
Description: Sano gets a little hurt in a fall and tries to find a way to deal with Kenshin and how guilty his friend feels for allowing it to happen.

Author: Vitani Fyrewolf
Title: A Whisper of Yesterday
Rating: Medium
Description: Kaoru's dying, and she teaches Kenji's beloved many of the lessons it took her so much pain.... and so much love... to learn.

Author: Khrysalis
Title: Adrift
Rating: Mild
Description: In which Kenshin and Sanosuke haplessly end up on a lifeboat with no water or food somewhere in the Pacific Ocean.

Author: Aisuru1
Title: All I Want For Christmas
Rating: Medium
Description: The Battousai is tempting Kenshin again.

Author: Linay
Title: Broken Pieces
Rating: Hot
Description: Kenshin is Battousai, a feared assasin in modern times. His target is Kamiya Kaoru, a girl with mysterious abilities. Is a relationship between captive & captor possible?

Author: Khrysalis
Title: Brother of Dragons
Rating: Medium
Description: Kenshin, a Wild Boy, wants justice for his people. Kaoru, unwanted orphan, wants love. They both want to be free. Maybe the key to all is each other.

Author: Khrysalis
Title: Brothers
Rating: Medium
Description: A friend is one to whom one may pour out all the contents of one's heart, chaff and grain together, knowing that the gentlest of hands will take and sift it, keep what is worth keeping and with a breath of kindness blow the rest away.

Author: Sekihara Tae
Title: By Any Other Name
Rating: Mild
Description: Yahiko discovers exactly what Karou means to him.

Author: Ravyn
Title: Castoff
Rating: Medium
Description: A party on a secluded island in the middle of a haunted lake gives a group of friends a little more trouble than they bargained for.

Author: Ravyn
Title: Christmas Cookies
Rating: Mild
Description: Kenshin has finally decided to make a move on his cute neighbor, but is taken for a surprise when the tables are turned thanks to a dark closet and a dress stealing roommate.

Author: Sekihara Tae
Title: Closing the Distance
Rating: Mild
Description: Kenshin and Kaoru spend a quiet afternoon together.

Author: Midori Natari Himura
Title: Cold Fire
Rating: Thai Hot
Description: Can something be so cold it burns? As the rest of the occupants of the Aoiya sleep on, a stormy night finds both Misao and Aoshi awake. Misao sets out, intending to confess her feelings to the icy Okashira, but winds up living out her fantasies. Sequel to “Irresistible Friction”, but one is not necessary to comprehend the other.

Author: JaneDrew
Title: Early and Late
Rating: Hot
Description: Modern AU; One-shot in which Kaoru has a run-in with destiny, Megumi and Sano have a clever plot, Misao shows off her polish, and Kenshin demonstrates why he's not a man to be Trifled with.

Author: Ravyn
Title: Ebony Glass
Rating: Medium
Description: Stranded in a frozen landscape after an attack from hunters Kaoru is cut off from her pack. Forced to take refuge with a strange pack with laws she doesn’t understand. She finds herself attracted to both their way of living and their redhaired alpha.

Author: Sekihara Tae
Title: Equal Frustration
Rating: Thai Hot
Description: Megumi and Sano always talk around each other, skirting the real issues. But when the frustration mounts, it was only a matter of time before it exploded.

Author: Chiruken
Title: Fantasy
Rating: Thai Hot
Description: Kenshin's thoughts as he goes about his daily chore of washing the laundry.

Author: Sekihara Tae
Title: Fever Dreams
Rating: Mild
Description: Kenshin catches a cold, film at 11...? Seriously, Kenshin becomes delirious with fever, and confuses present with past.

Author: Ashfae
Title: Fire
Rating: Medium
Description: A series of arson crimes have Megumi on edge...and a certain Rooster-headed twit isn't helping.

Author: Ashfae
Title: Glow
Rating: Medium
Description: Sequel to Fire and Spark. And to say anything else would ruin the story.

Author: Angrybee
Title: Hajime and Tokio
Rating: Hot
Description: The story of the life, and love, which grew between an unlikely couple. Follows Saitou and Tokio from the Genji era through and past the Rurouni Kenshin tale.

Author: Indygodusk
Title: Hakama Dake
Rating: Hot
Description: During a heat wave, Kaoru finds herself alone, frustrated, and extremely hot. Defeated by Kenshin’s friendly behavior, she gives up on his love. But she refuses to lose to the sun. Clothes start to fly, but no one’s there to see, right?

Author: Adamant Eve
Title: Heart of the Woman
Rating: Hot
Description: Kenshin gets another visitor. A spin off from Mind of the Woman occuring just before their marriage…

Author: Sekihara Tae
Title: Heart's Ease
Rating: Thai Hot
Description: Kenshin and Karou the night before Enishi arrives to carry out his Jinchuu.

Author: Sekihara Tae
Title: His
Rating: Thai Hot
Description: Karou learns what it means to fully belong to Kenshin.

Author: Sekihara Tae
Title: Homecoming
Rating: Thai Hot
Description: Kenshin returns home after finishing a week-long errand.

Author: Ravyn
Title: Honor Bound
Rating: Hot
Description: Determined to serve her village, Kaoru Kamiya volunteers herself as a king’s hostage. What she doesn’t expect is to be tangled in an intricate plot between bloodmages, kings, and a man unlike any she has ever met.

Author: Zeh Wulf
Title: In These Final Hours
Rating: Hot
Description: Kaoru's tomboy lifestyle is ruined when she's forced to become the personal escort to the prince. Her duty is to protect him from a prophesized disaster... and duty failed can have a heavy price.

Author: Sekihara Tae
Title: Interludes - Winter Morning
Rating: Thai Hot
Description: A drowsy winter morning for Karou and Kenshin.

Author: Midori Natari Himura
Title: Irresistable Friction
Rating: Thai Hot
Description: A warm night finds both Kenshin and Kaoru seeking a way to cool off, but as Kenshin’s eyes begin to take on an amber hue, things rapidly start heating up.

Author: Sekihara Tae
Title: Kanji
Rating: Mild
Description: Kaoru ponders on the meaning in a certain Rurouni's name.

Author: Sekihara Tae
Title: Kimi wa Dare wo Mamotte Iru
Rating: Thai Hot
Description: Kenshin begins the road of recovery after Enishi's Jinchuu.

Author: Sekihara Tae
Title: Lessons
Rating: Mild
Description: Kenshin recalls learning the facts of life from Hiko.

Author: Ravyn
Title: Little One
Rating: Hot
Description: After a bargain for her freedom goes awry, Kaoru finds herself bound to her cousin's husband. She is taken to his country to save her life. However, an old danger awaits…

Author: Adamant Eve
Title: Mind of the Woman
Rating: Medium
Description: How deep can Kenshin go into Kaoru's mind? The answer may surprise you!

Author: Sekihara Tae
Title: Misao, the Trench Coat, and Aoshi
Rating: Thai Hot
Description: Aoshi's yearnings get the better of him.

Author: Sekihara Tae
Title: Misao-chan & Mibu's Wolf
Rating: Mild
Description: Rurouni Kenshin adaptation of Red Riding Hood... sort of!

Author: Khrysalis
Title: Misplaced
Rating: Medium
Description: Lesser love cannot lead to greater love unless the spirit is undimished by yielding its mysteries to the beloved.

Author: Wombat
Title: Mitsutomoe
Rating: Hot
Description: Kenshin 's last night with Tomoe (well, alive anyway) in the mountain house.

Author: Colleen
Title: Of Two Minds
Rating: Medium
Description: Attempting to change a recurring dream leads Kenshin to an unusual confrontation.

Author: Lanse
Title: Oni
Rating: Medium
Description: Legends speak of a fearsome creature living on the forbidden mountain. Escaping to its domain, one woman will discover just how real a legend can be.

Author: Khrysalis
Title: Only Waiting
Rating: Mild
Description: History can repeat sometimes. Sometimes we learn from mistakes and react differently...and other times we only learn that maybe the mistakes were instead the truth.

Author: Adamant Eve
Title: Pig-boy Romances Tanuki-chan
Rating: Medium
Description: What would it take for Kenshin to admit his feelings for Kaoru? Why, a P-chan of course!

Author: Ravyn
Title: Playing For Keeps
Rating: Medium
Description: Himura Kenshin and the Battousai have finally come to an agreement. They both want Kamiya Kaoru. Problem? Kaoru is having objections to being stalked.

Author: Ravyn
Title: Point Blank
Rating: Medium
Description: The Battousai is having a bad day and is hell bent on bringing the Rurouni down with him. How exactly does the Battousai see Kaoru? A lighter look at the BattousaiRurouni argument.

Author: Ravyn
Title: Rainfall
Rating: Hot
Description: Kamiya Kaoru was his obsession. She wanted to leave, Kenshin could only force her to stay. A past life haunted both their steps, threatening what little sanity they had left.

Author: Sekihara Tae
Title: Sentimental Reasons
Rating: Medium
Description: A conversation in the middle of the night between Karou and Misao reveals why they love their men.

Author: Ravyn
Title: Shadowed Grey
Rating: Hot
Description: Recovering from an accident, Kamiya Kaoru finds herself intrigued by the passionate, arrogant, tempting Himura Kenshin and doesn't know what to make of him or his attentions.

Author: Ravyn
Title: Shatterglass
Rating: Hot
Description: Kamiya Kaoru is hiding from the only salvation she ever found. Her past stalks her fragmented shadows like broken glass, unwilling to leave her. To let her leave him. Nothing will change it.

Author: Sekihara Tae
Title: She Dresses Me Funny
Rating: Mild
Description: Living with Kaoru has changed Kenshin's atire -- and his standing with the bad guys -- just a little.

Author: Ashfae
Title: Spark
Rating: Mild
Description: Companion story to Fire. Sano has Megumi on his mind, but doesn't know how to approach her. And things are beginning to get heated.

Author: Angrybee
Title: Sundial
Rating: Mild
Description: Shinomori Aoshi's road to redemption is paved with dead people. Shijiko, Hyotokko, Beshimi and Hannya just won't shut up.

Author: Sekihara Tae
Title: Taken With the Notion
Rating: Mild
Description: The Himuras make an annual pilgrimage to Kyoto to pay their respects to Hiko and Tomoe. Also introduces the original character Kiriko.

Author: Chiruken
Title: The Blanket Scenario - Aoshi & Karou
Rating: Mild
Description: Kaoru and Aoshi go for a seemingly innocent stroll through the countryside, but Kaoru has ulterior motives involving the investigation of her rurouni's past. A sudden rain storm alters plans somewhat.

Author: Chiruken
Title: The Blanket Scenario - Hiko & Karou
Rating: Mild
Description: Kaoru is off to visit our favorite misanthrope! Add in a treacherous mountain path and icy cold stream! Throw in a jug of sake and what do you get? The Blanket Scenario: Hiko & Kaoru. Not alternate pairing.

Author: Chiruken
Title: The Blanket Scenario - Saito & Karou
Rating: Mild
Description: Kaoru is searching for mushrooms and gets caught in a rainstorm! Add in a man with a relentless drive to eradicate all evil from Japan! Throw in a group of desperate criminals and what do you get? The Blanket Scenario:Saito & Kaoru.

Author: RiikiTikiTavi
Title: The Bridal Discussion
Rating: Hot
Description: Why is Kaoru more nervous than the average bride?

Author: Khrysalis
Title: The Canteen
Rating: Mild
Description: In which Kenshin gets a little bit too attached to Sanosuke's canteen.

Author: Dragonsdaughter
Title: The Geas
Rating: Hot
Description: Life hasn’t been good for Kaoru since the day her father died and her evil witch of a stepmother turned her into a literal slave. A spell binds her every movement and hides her from the sight of the world until she happens across the path of Kenshin.

Author: Angrybee
Title: The Last Temptation of Sanosuke
Rating: Hot
Description: On his way to Kyoto (damn trees), Sanosuke meets a snake with a familiar owner. Will the tempting offer presented to Sano be enough to cause him to switch sides?

Author: Indygodusk
Title: The Slumbering City
Rating: Hot
Description: When Kaoru takes a museum tour she doesn't expect to get lost. Nor does she expect to bleed on a dry fountain or awaken a dead garden. However getting claimed by the Battousai estate, and its master, is a consequence she comes to both dread and long for.

Author: Sekihara Tae
Title: The Tabi That Were Worn To Shreds
Rating: Mild
Description: Rurouni Kenshin adaptation of the twelve dancing princesses.

Author: Sekihara Tae
Title: Threats and Promises
Rating: Hot
Description: Aoshi makes good on a threat and promise.

Author: Jadet
Title: To Belong
Rating: Mild
Description: It's just a cute little story right after Kenji is born and Kenshin is still kinda shocked he is where he is.

Author: Hoshi-ni-onegai
Title: To Have Met You Earlier
Rating: Medium
Description: When Kaoru tells Kenshin that she is pregnant, his mind goes off to wonder if he deserves to be happy. The following day he wakes to find that his world is no longer the one he remembers.

Author: Ravyn
Title: Twisted
Rating: Hot
Description: A dark promise is completed when Kenshin leaves for China. Kaoru, broken and numb, neither intends to hamper his journey, or too unleash his dark half. But the Battousai is free, untamed, raw, and possessive.

Author: Khrysalis
Title: Ubiquitous
Rating: Medium
Description: What might it take for Kenshin to realize that there will be times when he doesn't always know what is best?

Author: Ashfae
Title: White Butterflies
Rating: Mild
Description: Tomoe's thoughts at a climatic moment. Contains major spoilers for Kenshin's past.

Author: Linay
Title: Without Words
Rating: Mild
Description: Not all gifts are appreciated. Kaoru slowly learns the value of a gift she has come to resent.

Author: Ravyn
Title: Wolf Kin
Rating: Hot
Description: Learning the boundaries of her new life with in a new pack, Kaoru struggles to find her place. Even more confusing is her relationship with the alpha. Sequel to {ln:nw:http://www.fanfiction.net/s/2985515/1/Ebony_Glass 'Ebony Glass}.

Author: Aisuru1
Title: You Can Have It And Eat It, Too!
Rating: Mild
Description: Sanosuke eavesdrops and overhears something between Kenshin and Kaoru.


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