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  1. Rec 89

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    “Look, can I ask you something? It’s your birthday so I don’t know if you’ve set any boundaries on hook-ups but…”

    “Hooking up?” And then Adora just can’t stop, “Oh, no, I’m not hooking up. I mean. I have, but not now. Not, uh, a thing I do really. Um...yeah.”

    Catra is kind enough to try to hold back her smile.

    “Well, you just made this super awkward,” she breathes out. “I was gonna ask if your friend was single. You're hot and all. But every word out of your mouth has been a total bummer, not gonna lie.”

    Adora has died and gone to lesbian hell. She always knew it would come to this.
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    Adora Gray's life is on track, just the way she likes it – ever steady, no surprises. And then Catra Morgan crashes her birthday party and turns everything upside down by dating her best friend Glimmer and making Adora fall for her.

    That's fine! Adora is not panicked at all, thank you very much. She has some detailed, multi-step plans to ignore her growing feelings and navigate this all. But Catra, and her past, have a pesky tendency of showing up and throwing everything for a loop.

     

    Hunger hurts
    But starving works
    When it costs too much to love

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    Chapters:
    9/22
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    26 Feb 2021

  2. Rec 51

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    They have an awful falling out, but one tense song performance at a ratty bar is just enough for some hate sex. Then comes the regrets.

    Catra gets a text from Scorpia asking her to stand in as a replacement band member for one gig. It was too late when Catra realizes that Adora, the same girl who cut her off four years ago, is also part of the band.

    ALL CHARACTERS ARE 18+!!!! I KNOW THE TAG SAYS HIGHSCHOOL BUT DON'T COME FOR ME

    NO NONCON OR DUBCON.

    Language:
    English
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    Chapters:
    8/9
    Comments:
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    Kudos:
    299
    Bookmarks:
    51
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    26 Feb 2021

  3. Rec 29

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    Adora and Catra have picture-perfect lives. They're in love, and they're happy.

    But in the privacy of their own home, Catra thinks Adora is a corrupt traitor, and Adora thinks Catra is a ruthless murderer.

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    AKA, yearning, miscommunication, and a glimbow wedding. there's also a baby

    Series
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    English
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    103,550
    Chapters:
    11/17
    Comments:
    84
    Kudos:
    156
    Bookmarks:
    29
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    2777

    25 Feb 2021

  4. Rec 52

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    A wish upon a star can change a life or two. Adora is unhappy with her forced profession as a piano player, and Catra seeks more from life when her music career won't take off. One night, when they both wish upon a star for fulfilment, they soon experience a bizarre dream that eventually leads to them waking up in each other's bodies, despite living on practically opposite ends of the state and having never seen each other before.

    Through all this weirdness, the two of them come to learn about each other, and slowly begin to develop a bond like no other. But with Catra's small town having a more 'traditional' worldview, and Adora's home-life in the city being one of pain and pressure, they begin to wonder if meeting each other might be exactly what they need... If it's even possible.

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    A Soulmates, Bodyswap, Modern AU in which Catra and Adora live on opposite ends of the state, but that won't stop them from trying to find each other, even through the struggles of life and love.

    Language:
    English
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    68,327
    Chapters:
    12/12
    Comments:
    362
    Kudos:
    298
    Bookmarks:
    52
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    24 Feb 2021

  5. Rec 42

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    Adora crashlands on Etheria as a baby. A few years later, Catra's ship follows her. They grow up as the only aliens on the planet, living under fear of discovery and scrutiny from the wider world.
    Catradora aliens in Area 51/Modern Etheria AU.
    (First fic is the main fic and rated Teen, the second fic will be separated out and Explicit).

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    42

    23 Feb 2021

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