Buffy has run away to seek an ordinary life. Giles finds her, and tells her she can have it. That should be the end of the story.
9824 words; reading time 33 min.
Prophecy chases Buffy in the Los Angeles summer. Giles thinks he knows how they might elude it.
20246 words; reading time 68 min.
Tonight it's strong drink and desperate sex, and tomorrow they ride away. A post-"Gift" AU.
3530 words; reading time 12 min.
The First Slayer
The origin of the Watchers, according to the Watchers of the 20th century.
1284 words; reading time 5 min.
Giles is chosen as a Watcher, in an ancient rite invoking the god Apollo.
7353 words; reading time 25 min.
The business cards say "Supernatural Investigations & Curse-breaking". They don't say anything about being rained on, soul-sucked, shot at, snowed on, or fed dangerous spicy drinks.
15128 words; reading time 51 min.