|See also:||Hurt/Comfort, Whump, Get'em, Angst|
|Click here for related articles on Fanlore.|
Examples of Use
- From a fan's review of the zine Anything: "There're lots of owies, torture and angst here, but love wins in the end."
- From a fan's review of the zine Bakari: "But I just loved Aly's Blair-owies and mental angst in this. I admit I cried and suffered with that tight lump thingy in my throat through half the story!"
- A fanwriter, Lady Ra, describes her zine, Bedtime Stories: "All is sweetness and light in my universe. Angst? Yes. Owies? Yes. Bad guys? Yes. Sex? You betcha. But: ALL MY STORIES HAVE HAPPY ENDINGS. ALL OF THEM. WITH SMOOCHIES ON TOP."