4 Works by Amatara in Star Trek: Alternate Original Series (Movies)
There's more to being a captain than just following your gut; at some point, you have to start setting an example, and that's exactly what Jim is afraid he might not be able to pull off.
A Jim and Bones friendship piece (with Bonus Chekov), set at the start of the five-year mission.
After Kirk and McCoy extend an unexpected invitation, Spock struggles to communicate his desires, only to find that he has underestimated both his friends and himself.
Or: These days, Spock rarely thinks of himself as an alien, but fitting in can still be a challenge. Especially when the needs of the many sometimes seem so incompatible with his own.
A Friend in Need by Amatara for Steel
28 Aug 2016
“Doctor,” he said weakly. “Why does my loss of control unnerve you so? You often berate me for my so-called lack of emotions… but when I do express them, it seems it is you who are incapable of bearing it.”
Another mission goes awry, causing injury to Spock, and Leonard McCoy is forced to confront an uncomfortable truth.
There is always a third path between black and white, or between Vulcan and human. In the light of past events, Spock reconsiders his choices.