|Pairing:||Jensen Ackles/Misha Collins|
|Alternative name(s):||Cockles, Jenmish|
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Cockles is the RPF pairing of Jensen Ackles and Misha Collins. This pairing is the result of the two actors working together on the Supernatural television series, and is often connected to the Supernatural pairing of Dean/Castiel.
The vast majority of cockles shippers who tinhat imagine Jensen, Misha, and their wives in a happy polyamorous relationship. Misha and his wife are polyamorous and have been in at least one serious polyamorous before with a woman. Misha's wife wrote about it in her book The Threesome Handbook, Archived version.
One notable theory is the cockles breakup theory, Archived version. Cockles shippers theorize Jensen and Misha got together in late 2009, and broke up for a short while when Supernatural season 7 was filming. It looked like Misha was going to be permanently removed from the show, and long distance is tough. At the con Misha appeared at during that time period, Misha looked miserable and admitted to showing up hungover. Jensen and Misha were also more distant in gag reels. When it was announced Cas would be returning to the show, Jensen seemed happy, and fans theorize they got back together by the time Vancon 2012 happened.
Fans like to focus on how Jensen and Misha share clothes sometimes.
Newer fans prefer the term jenmish to cockles. Fans who use the term jenmish are also less likely to think Jensen and Misha are actually together.
- Blue suit twins Cockles behind the scenes, Archived version by castielsgal
- Untitled, Archived version by winchester-ofthe-lord
- Beautiful Misha and Jensen!, Archived version by desawo
- When Harry Met Sally, Archived version by mnwood. The love story between Jensen Ackles and Misha Collins, based on true events of their friendship between the years 2008 and 2013. This is the most well-known cockles fic.
- Whisky Lullaby, Archived version by ze_pink_lady
- Something to Hold On To by dizzzylu
- Under His Skin by cjmarlowe, podfic by exmanhater
- Cockles Fic Rec Masterlist, Archived version by losechesters
- Cockles Fic Rec List, Archived version by destielmybeatingheart
- Destiel and Cockles Rec List, Archived version by nienorwinchester
- »taste the rainbow« [cockles; shipper!jared] by sUmmerRain810
Art by nikavarta created for the fic Random Acts of Kindness as part of the Cockles Big Bang
Cover art by clutzy-cas for Memory Lost, Love Found, created for the Cockles Big Bang
Archives and Links
- Jensen Ackles/Misha Collins tag at Archive of Our Own
- Jensen + Misha at FanFiction.net
- Tumblr Tags: cockles, jenmish
- fyeahjensenmisha (Tumblr Blog)
- Jensen & Misha (LiveJournal community)