Shades of Gray (X-Men site)

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Name: Shades of Gray
Owner/Maintainer: Askani'daughter
Dates: c. 2001 or before[1] - 11/15/02 (last update), remained up for viewing until c. 2005[2]
Type: pairing shrine
Fandom: X-Men
URL: http://loverboys-blue.com/xshrine.html (via Wayback)
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Shades of Gray was a Cyclops/Angel pairing shrine that appeared in the early 2000s. The content of the shrine is all on one page. Fanfiction and poetry archive and fic recs appear.

Fanfiction

Children of the Atom by Askani'daughter

Part One: Heat | Part Two: Fire
Status: Complete Source: X-Men Canon Comicverse Rating: NC-17

Cyclops finally comes out of the closet and leaves the X-Men with Gambit's help, but upon his return, will he finally kindle the fire of love with someone special?
Kinda I Want To by Askani'daughter

Part One- Through Jean's Eyes | Part Two- Through Rogue's Eyes |
Part Three- Through Remy's Eyes | Part Four- Through Bobby's Eyes |
Part Five- Through Betsy's Eyes | Part Six- Through Ororo's Eyes |
Part Seven- Through Kurt's Eyes | Part Eight- Through Charles' Eyes |
Part Nine- Through Scott's Eyes | Part Ten- Through Logan's Eyes |
Part Eleven- Through Warren's Eyes | Part Twelve- Farewell, My Friends |
Author's Commentary and Thanks
Status: Complete Source: X-Men Canon Comicverse Rating: NC-17

*Revised and Completed* There's something going on between Cyclops and Angel. Only everyone seems to know about it but Cyclops. Is it love, is it hate? Is it want, is it need? What will it take to bring them together? Alternating POV. Lyrics to "Kinda I Want To" by Nine Inch Nails.
The "Ultimate" Series by paxnirvana

Choice | Flight | Designs | Denial | Tasks | Mercy | Thoughts | Hope | Need | Resolve | Requiem
Status: Complete Source: X-Men Ultimate Comicverse Rating: NC-17 (Overall)

Angel wants Cyclops. Cyclops wants Angel to go away. Neither get what they want. And how does Psylocke fit into it?
Tolerance Is A Six Letter Word by paxnirvana

Status: Complete Source: X-Men Ultimate Comicverse Rating: PG-13

Part of paxnirvana's "Ultimate" series. Logan needs an attitude adjustment, and only one man can adjust it.
Angel's Way by paxnirvana

The Place Beneath | The Visionary Hand Status: In Progress Source: X-Men Ultimate Comicverse Rating: NC-17 (Overall)

Sequel to paxnirvana's "Ultimate" series. Cyclops and Angel finally have something going, but is it going to work? Will guilt get in the way of love?
Naked by Jane St. Clair and Te

Status: Complete Source: X-Men Canon Comicverse Rating: NC-17

That day, in the attic, with Warren...
The True Meaning of Christmas by Askani'daughter

Status: Complete Source: X-Men Canon Comicverse Rating: NC-17

Scott's been down lately, so his three best friends take him out on Christmas Eve to cheer him up...and one gives him a Christmas present he'll never forget!
Freak On A Leash by Askani'daughter

Chapter One: The Scarlet Trail | Chapter Two: Background Noise
Chapter Three: Depression Glass | Chapter Four: Songs of Sorrow
Chapter Five: Wrong Impressions | Chapter Six: Love to Love You
Chapter Seven: Insides Out
Status: In Progress Source: X-Men Movieverse Rating: NC-17

Introduction of Angel into movieverse. Cyclops finds an abused, angry Angel and brings him back to the mansion to join the X-Men. Cyclops and Angel form a fast friendship, which quickly develops into something more. But Cyclops and Angel's past comes back to haunt both of them... with a vengeance. Lyrics to "Freak On A Leash" by Korn.
The One-Eyed Monster and a Fallen Angel by Flame Tongue

Status: Complete Source: X-Men Canon Comicverse Rating: NC-17

A steamy PWP where Scott and Warren confess their desires on top of a sandy butte...
Close My Eyes by Tangerine

Status: Complete Source: X-Men Canon Comicverse Rating: NC-17

Warren comforts Scott after the death of Phoenix on the moon. Finally!! My collection is complete!! Mwahahahaha!! *And* this is hosted with permission from the talented authoress!
The Morning After by Askani'daughter

Status: Complete Source: X-Men Movieverse Rating: NC-17

What comes after a PWP? What do you do after you just slept with your best friend? How are you supposed to feel? Where do you go from there? Scott reflects in bed the morning after. Written for Lady Tempest in a gift exchange.

Poetry

Wet Feathers by Flame Tongue

Rating: PG

A poem where Scott and Warren meet in the rain.
Icarus by Flame Tongue

Rating: PG

Warren and Scott try to save the Shi'ar Empress, but what price victory?.
Arrows by Flame Tongue

Rating: PG-13

A Valentine poem for Scott and Warren! Kawaii!
The Gift by Flame Tongue

Rating: PG

What do you give the man who has everything?
Nautilus by Flame Tongue

Rating: PG

Scott can't say "I love you", but maybe he can show it.
I Will Remember You by Flame Tongue

Rating: PG

A series of poems about the romance of Scott and Warren!! Very lovely and dedicated to me!! *sniffs*

Listed at

The shrine was listed at several directories, including:

References

  1. ^ Earliest version of the shrine via Wayback
  2. ^ The last time Wayback was able to capture screenshots was December 2004