Voyager One-Shots

Stories that stand alone, though some are related or occur in the same universe. Listed in order of rating (K to E), not publish date.

Casualties of War

Prompt: "It’s spider season in UK atm, I was watching tv last night and a huge one ran across the floor right at me. I shrieked like a little girl! What if KJ or C hates spiders and needs the other one to spider-wrangle for them?"

Characters: Chakotay, Janeway, Neelix

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated K | Published 25 September, 2017 | 1,500 words

Snips and Snails

 

Prompted by a chat with some hilarious ladies in a timezone far, far away.

 

Characters: Chakotay, Janeway

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

 

Rated K | Published 30 May, 2017 | 550 words

You Can't Choose Your Family

 

Prompt: "This isn't going to be your typical best man speech."

 

Characters: Voyager crew

Codes: ?/?

 

Rated K | Published 10 July, 2017 | 550 words

Something More

 

A former Voyager crew member tells it like it was.

 

Characters: Neelix, Janeway, Chakotay

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

 

Rated K | Published 5 August, 2002 | 1,500 words

 

The Best of Time and Space

 

Kathryn Janeway has a lot to be grateful for.

 

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay, Kes

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

 

Rated K | Published 23 December, 2016 | 1,500 words

 

The Promise

"They had a pact; a single kiss given for every troubling moment. Innocent pecks but nothing more, simply to remind them that they always had each other."

 

Characters: Chakotay, Janeway

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated K | Published 25 August, 2017 | 200 words

Too Close

“You’ve had close calls before, Commander, but that was too close.” Sometimes, so is she … but never quite close enough. (Written for the Kathryn Janeway Needs a Hug fest.)

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated K | Published 24 May, 2020 | 930 words

Stasis

It's a long road. (Written for northernexposure at her request for a romantic, angsty fic based on James' song She's a Star.)

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated K | Published 23 August, 2017 | 3,600 words

Ghost

"I doubt you'll even notice I'm not there." (Season 6 Chakotay, written for XOs for the XOs.)

Characters: Chakotay, Janeway, Tuvok, Torres, Paris

Codes: Janeway & Chakotay, Chakotay & Tuvok

Rated K | Published 19 September, 2020 | 2,700 words

The Gift

How did the captain’s lost rank pip end up in Chakotay’s bed? Inquiring minds want to know. (This is a sequel to Helen8462's story The Pip. Read that one first.)

Characters: Janeway, Q, Braxton, Chakotay

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated K | Published 8 April, 2017 | 8,000 words

Bugs

The captain and commander take some time out for a little team bonding. All's well that ends well... right? (A pre-Resolutions episode tag.)

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated K | Published 11 July, 2017 | 2,900 words

Conversations Without Words

“It’s often just enough to be with someone. I don’t need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You’re not alone.” — Marilyn Monroe. (Written for the J/C Cutthroat Fiction comp, round 1.)

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay, Paris, Ayala

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated K | Published 14 September, 2017 | 10,300 words

Omega

"Small-minded creatures! You destroy whatever you don't understand!" - Allos, The Omega Directive. (Written to the prompt: Write a drabble (100w) from the perspective of a character you've never written before and inspired by the word "awe".)

Characters: Allos

Codes: n/a

Rated K | Published 18 September, 2020 | 100 words

Third Degree

On day one of the journey through the Delta quadrant, Captain Janeway tries to figure out whether Captain Chakotay will be adversary or ally … and which of these would be more dangerous. (Written for the Sol System Challenges June Solstice fest to the prompt “Heat”.)

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay, Tuvok, EMH

Codes: Janeway & Chakotay, proto-Janeway/Chakotay

Rated K+ | Published 21 June, 2019 | 3,100 words

Explosive

What would you do with those last few precious seconds? (Written to the tumblr meme a ship + a kiss #38, a kiss because time is running out.)

Characters: Chakotay, Janeway, Voyager crew

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated K+ | Published 22 May, 2018 | 1,600 words

Designated Survivor

There’s nothing like an away mission to find out what you’re really made of – and who your companion really is.​

Characters: Janeway, Torres

Codes: proto-Janeway/Chakotay

Rated K+ | Published 19 December, 2017 | 6,300 words

Her Constant Companion

"Guilt has been her constant companion." - Tuvok, Night. But it's not the only constant in her life. (Written for the Star Trek Friendshipfest 2017.)

Characters: Janeway, Tuvok

Codes: Janeway & Tuvok, mentions of Tuvok/T'Pel, Janeway/Chakotay

Rated K+ | Published 4 August, 2017 | 5,700 words

... and never again

“This is not the way he thought he’d go out: as a martyr, an honourable sacrifice. A life mourned and a death celebrated. Offering himself up for the good of his crew. He’s just never considered himself that noble.” (Companion piece to coffeeblack75’s incredible This Day. With her permission, and my greatest thanks.)

Characters: Chakotay

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated K+ | Published 30 July, 2020 | 600 words

Making Up is Hard to Do

Prompt: Make-up sex.

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated T | Published 8 August, 2017 | 1,100 words

Let's Call the Whole Thing Off

Neelix runs a tight ship.

Characters: Neelix, Paris, Chakotay, Seven, Janeway

Codes: Chakotay/Seven, Janeway/Chakotay

Rated T | Published 4 October, 2020 | 1,400 words

Hold This

A day in the life of a fine first officer.

Characters: Chakotay, Janeway, Torres, Tuvok, EMH, Seven, Paris, Kim

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated T | Published 25 March, 2017 | 7,300 words

Written in the Stars

Sometimes, if you’re very, very good, you get exactly what you want for your birthday.

Characters: Chakotay, Janeway, Paris, Torres

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated T | Published 30 November, 2018 | 4,500 words

First Officer's Log

After the Salamander Incident, Chakotay is suffering from writer's block. (Written for Threshold Day, January 29.)

Characters: Chakotay, Tuvok, EMH

Codes: Chakotay & Tuvok, Janeway/Paris

Rated T | Published 29 January, 2019 | 3,230 words

Apfelschuss: The Killing of Kathryn Janeway

“But you keep insisting you’re unable to,” she let her glance tick slowly downward until it rested on his crotch, “perform. What could you possibly do to impress me?” (Written for the Talent Night Extravaganza, celebrating Coda Day. Also Threshold Day, because both fall on January 29, and because I can't resist a dare.)

Characters: Chakotay, Janeway

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay, Janeway/Paris (referenced), Chakotay/Seska (referenced)

Rated T | Published 29 January, 2020 | 1,500 words

The Virus

A holodeck malfunction causes all manner of secrets to come to light. Some of them, Tuvok would prefer not to know.

Characters: Tuvok, Janeway, Chakotay, Voyager crew

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated T | Published 11 December, 2017 | 4,700 words

Social Distance

The terrible trials of a captain in quarantine.

Characters: Janeway

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated T | Published 31 March, 2020 | 1,200 words

Social Lubricant

Never come between a captain and her coffee.

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay, EMH, Paris, Kim, Seven, Tuvok

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated T | Published 23 July, 2017 | 11,500 words

Trick of the Light

The real Chakotay’s smile had never been so dirty, she was sure, as he moved closer still. She tried to back up and found herself pressed against her closet door. (A Worst Case Scenario episode tag.)

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated T | Published 18 June, 2017 | 2,700 words

 
 
Faulty Premise

 

Chakotay takes advantage of his weekly dinners with the Captain to conduct an experiment.

 

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

 

Rated T | Published 10 October, 2016 | 10,600 words

 

Effulgence

Never let it be said that Suzy Q isn’t grateful. (A The Q and the Grey episode tag.)

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay, Female Q

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated T | Published 13 July, 2018 | 2,100 words

In a Hundred Lifetimes

A temporal paradox gives Janeway the chance to reassess the choices she’s made and those she’s going to make, even when the future seems inevitable. (Written for the J/C Cutthroat Fiction comp, round 2.)

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay, N. Wildman, Cavit, Stadi, Icheb, Kim, Seven, Kes, Torres

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated T | Published 19 November, 2017 | 23,000 words

 
One True Thing

Some traditions are meant to be maintained, some promises made to be kept. No matter where you are, or who you become.

A gift for all the Janeway x Chakotay fans out there.

Characters: Chakotay, Janeway

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated T | Published 24 December, 2017 | 4,000 words

 
Injurious Truths

“I don't want them to know my secrets. I don't want them to know the way I loved him.”

 

Home isn’t quite what Kathryn hoped for, but at least she has her regular coffee dates with Phoebe.

Characters: Chakotay, Janeway

Codes: Janeway & Phoebe, Janeway/Chakotay

Rated T | Published 14 November, 2021 | 3,300 words

I Thought You Knew

 

A Bliss episode addition, to the prompt: "I thought you knew."

 

Characters: Chakotay, Janeway

Codes: Janeway, Chakotay

 

Rated T | Published 3 June, 2017 | 760 words

 
Something Worth Living For

Sometimes it takes almost losing everything to realise what you should hold onto. (Written for Coda Day, 29 January.)​

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated T | Published 29 January, 2019 | 1,700 words

Something Stronger

Chakotay is forced to get in touch with his inner warrior to save Janeway’s life when they get caught up in a civil rebellion. It has consequences.

Characters: Chakotay, Janeway

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated T | Published 25 April, 2017 | 5,200 words

Smoke and Gold

Space can be lonely, and when you live on a starship, you learn to seize your chances for close contact wherever you can. But what if you meet someone on shore leave, fall in love, and know you only have tonight? (Written for the #merrymonthofcohen event, and inspired by the song Winter Lady.)

Characters: Narrator, Janeway

Codes: Janeway/Narrator, Janeway/Chakotay

Rated T | Published 2 May, 2019 | 2,300 words

Were Stars to Burn

Taking part in a ritual at an alien harvest festival has devastating consequences for Chakotay, and in caring for him, Kathryn is forced to face both her deepest fears and her feelings for him. (A story with three possible endings - the choice is yours. Written for the October Trek Hurt/Comfort fic event.)

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay, Original Female Characters

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay
 

Rated T | Published 7 October, 2019 | 15,100 words

Prisoners Of Our Own Device

“You were in an accident. Can you tell me your name?” (A Future's End AU.)

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated T | Published 13 July, 2017 | 6,600 words

Infinite Spirals

Kashyk discovers that beauty, like truth, is just an illusion. A post-Counterpoint AU. Or is it?

Characters: Kashyk, Janeway

Codes: Janeway/Kashyk, Janeway/Chakotay (implied)

Rated T | Published 2 April, 2017 | 3,600 words

The Uncharted Sea

When nothing turns out the way it’s supposed to, how do you find the strength to forge something new from the wreckage?

Characters: Torres, Chakotay

Codes: Paris/Torres, Janeway/Chakotay, Chakotay/Torres

Rated T | Published 17 April, 2017 | 7,100 words

PADDemonium

Paris and Janeway prove that people just can't hold their liquor in the 24th century.

Characters: Janeway, Paris, Chakotay, Torres, Kim, Tuvok, Neelix, Kes, EMH

Codes: Janeway/Paris, Chakotay/Torres, Kim/f

 

Rated M | Published 25 September, 2001 | 6,100 words

 

Rank Privileges

 

The Vulcan sense of timing does not work in Tuvok's favour.

 

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay, Tuvok, VOY crew

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

 

Rated M | Published 27 June, 2016 | 5,900 words

Performance Anxiety

Janeway is determined to assess her first officer’s skills at Voyager’s second Talent Night.

Characters: Chakotay, Janeway

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated M | Published 29 January, 2019 | 3,100 words

Bad Maquis

If she's going to play the game, she's playing to win. (Part of the Bad Ensign Stories collection. Read the others in the series first, linked on the story page.)

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated M | Published 21 April, 2019 | 2,600 words

Date Night

Kathryn tries to spice things up in the bedroom. Chakotay almost ruins everything. (Written to the tumblr meme kinky prompts, to #4 anal sex. This is the very definition of crack fic and I'm so sorry.)

Characters: Chakotay, Janeway

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated M | Published 18 August, 2018 | 540 words

Captain's Holiday

Even the captain deserves a vacation once in a while. (A Tsunkatse episode addition.)

Characters: Janeway, Gilmore, OFC

Codes: Janeway/female

Rated M | Published 10 August, 2017 | 12,100 words

Getaway

 

Prompt: "Nothing to do but drink and make love." - Zelda Fitzgerald

 

Characters: Chakotay, Janeway

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

 

Rated M | Published 1 June, 2017 | 270 words

Under Stars

Five times Janeway and Chakotay definitely did it, and one time they didn't. (Facts, and nobody will ever convince me otherwise.)

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated M | Published 31 March, 2019 | 1,100 words

Accidental

Time, that great leveller, had transmuted them from ambiguous possibilities into the security of best-friendship, and contact that once would have been dangerous was now safe.

 

Characters: Chakotay, Janeway, Paris

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

 

Rated M | Published 15 December, 2017 | 4,450 words

Indelible

She really should know better by now. It’s not the first time her opening conversation with an alien dignitary has left them with the apparently indelible impression that Chakotay is her partner in more than just command. (Inspired by this video by the amazing @leisylaura.)

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay, Original Characters

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

 

Rated M | Published 20 January, 2020 | 11,400 words

Open Hand

Soon after Voyager gets home, Janeway considers the opportunities she passed up and wonders if it was worth it.

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated M | Published 3 February, 2018 | 1,300 words

Clear Sailing

Prompt: "Can I just ask for something happy because too much angst exists lately? a second moonlight sail on Lake George when they get home perhaps? except with the right results."

Characters: Chakotay, Janeway

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated M | Published 25 September, 2017 | 1,500 words

Heavenly Bodies

Running around the ship blasting macroviruses got Captain Janeway a little hot under the collar. She’s not the only one.

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated M | Published 14 October, 2017 | 2,600 words

Peep

You shouldn't be watching this.

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay, ?

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated M | Published 13 November, 2017 | 1,700 words

Little Diversions

Five times Chakotay distracts Seven with kisses and one time he doesn’t. (Written to the tumblr meme a ship + a kiss #17, a kiss to distract.)

Characters: Seven, Chakotay, Paris, Torres, EMH

Codes: Chakotay/Seven

Rated M | Published 25 May, 2018 | 3,000 words

Abandoned

What if you were desperate, facing insurmountable odds, and you couldn’t see a way through? What if you laid down that burden for just a moment, and someone unexpected was there to take the weight of it from you? (Written to the tumblr meme six sexy words #39, Licking your fingers clean of her.)

Characters: Torres, Janeway

Codes: Janeway/Torres

Rated M | Published 26 May, 2018 | 2,400 words

Easy

After her experiences in Unimatrix Zero, Seven is having trouble with the nature of intimacy. Two a.m. in the captain’s quarters might be just the time and place for philosophical discussion, but Janeway is experiencing her own difficulties. (Written to the tumblr meme a ship + a kiss #4: a kiss where it hurts.)

Characters: Seven, Janeway

Codes: Janeway/Seven

Rated M | Published 13 June, 2018 | 4,400 words

All the Devils are Here

Shortly after the events of 'Investigations', the command team are struggling to trust each other again. Then people start getting sick, and Janeway begins to wonder if there’s something sinister going on. (Written for the J/C Cutthroat Fiction comp, Round 3.)

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay, Tuvok, EMH, Torres, Paris, Nechayev, OC

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated M | Published 21 April, 2018 | 15,300 words

Kindling

“A soldier and a philosopher ... your intelligence file doesn’t do you justice.” - It’s obvious that Kathryn Janeway finds the philosopher intriguing, but in private it’s the soldier she really wants to get to know.

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay, Tuvok

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated M | Publishing in progress | 1,600 words so far

your body like a searchlight

It’s a long and lonely journey for a woman who longs for things she won’t allow herself to have. (Written for the #merrymonthofcohen tumblr fic event, to the song prompt Take This Longing.)

 

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay

Codes: Janeway/Johnson, Janeway/Chakotay, Janeway/Kashyk, Janeway/Seven, Janeway/Sullivan, Janeway/Jaffen

Rated M | Published 31 May, 2019 | 5,500 words

The Huntress and the Moon

“I know I’ve always said weird is a part of the job, but…” she flashes me a wry grin, “I never thought I’d end up running around in an alien forest, playing the part of a moon goddess. And this outfit isn’t exactly practical for slaying enemies.”

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay, Paris, Ayala, Tuvok, EMH

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay, Janeway/Paris, Janeway/Ayala

Rated M | Published 1 June, 2017 | 12,500 words

50 Ways to Leave Your Lover

Kathryn Janeway can’t help breaking hearts, but at least she never does it the same way twice. (Inspired by A Long Journey.)

Characters: Janeway, others

Codes: Janeway/anyone who can get her off

Rated M | Publishing in progress | ? words

Nothing to Hold

 

What do Tom, Harry and B'Elanna really think about each other?

 

Characters: Paris, Torres, Kim

Codes: Paris/Torres, Paris/Kim, Kim/Torres, Janeway/Paris

 

Rated M | Published 11 October, 2001 | 4,200 words

 

Improper Fractions

We sit there together in that cramped Jeffries tube, saying nothing, and I can’t remember the last time I was so content. (An unreliable narrator's observations on the events of Season 5, starting shortly before Extreme Risk and finishing after Someone To Watch Over Me. Consistent with Polarity.)

Characters: Harren, Seven, Paris

Codes: Harren/Dalby, Paris/Torres, Paris/Seven

Rated M | Published 15 July, 2017 | 4,700 words

Kiaa'meral

 

Janeway agrees to an unusual trade with a race of telepathic aliens, and dips a toe into seven possibilities.

 

Characters: Janeway, Tuvok, Chakotay, Seven, Paris

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay, Janeway/other

 

Rated E | Published 22 June, 2016 | 17,900 words

 

 

In Momento Temporis

 

All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.

 

Characters: Chakotay, Janeway, Kes

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

 

Rated E | Published 16 July, 2016 | 23,700 words

 

 

Nothing But Trouble

 

Three years after coming home, Voyager’s former command team want nothing to do with each other. She thinks he’s a cad and he thinks she’s nothing but trouble. But when Janeway disappears under mysterious circumstances, all the slave traders, fistfights and cagey admirals in the galaxy can’t stop Chakotay from going after her.

 

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay, Seven of Nine, Torres, Paris

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

 

Rated E | Published 6 September, 2016 | 25,000 words

 

 

Desperate Measures

They’re home… but it’s not what they hoped for. Estranged by circumstance and misunderstanding and kept apart by devious design, Voyager’s former command team are drawn into a world of danger, deception and political intrigue that could end up costing their lives.

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay, Seven, Kim, Tuvok, Torres, Paris, Sekaya, Original Female Characters, Original Male Characters

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay, Janeway/male, Chakotay/Seven, Kim/Seven

Rated E | Published 11 May, 2019 | 101,400 words

Fragile Things

 

An encounter with a quantum rift sends Janeway and Chakotay on a journey through what might have been.

 

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay, Voyager Crew

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

 

Rated E | Published 20 December, 2016 | 51,800 words

 

The Void

 

Take one wallowing starship captain, marinate well, add one troubled first officer, and season with a pinch of smut.

 

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

 

Rated E | Published 11 August, 2002 | 2,000 words

 

The Second Circle

 

"If I thought my interest in the gaharay captain posed the least danger to my reputation, I might be concerned. It doesn’t, of course. I’m simply looking forward to fucking her again." (A companion piece to Denial and LittleObsessions' The Seventh Bar. Part of the Counterpoint Vignettes collection.)

 

Characters: Kashyk, Janeway

Codes: Janeway/Kashyk

 

Rated E | Published 1 February, 2017 | 3,000 words

Required to Bear

Sometimes the past defines the future. And sometimes, no matter how defining your past, you can begin anew. (Part of the Counterpoint Vignettes collection.)

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay, Janeway/Tighe, Janeway/Johnson, Janeway/Kashyk

Rated E | Published 4 September, 2017 | 8,800 words

Twelve Hours of Darkness

A tale of two captains. Because the fallout from Equinox can't simply be glossed over by putting a plaque back up on the wall.

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay, Ransom

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay, Janeway/Ransom, Chakotay/Gilmore, Ransom/Burke (implied)

Rated E | Published 21 May, 2017 | 2,700 words

Trigger

The tension of encountering the Equinox triggers a seismic shift between the command team that can only lead to an explosion… what kind will it be? (Written to the tumblr memes a ship + a kiss prompt #25: … as a yes, kinky prompt #43: control/loss of control, and six sexy words #8: I dare you to try me.)

 

This fic is accompanied by a soundtrack in case you want to listen to some angry sexy music while you're reading.

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated E | Published 18 July, 2018 | 6,100 words

Only Human

 

What the captain gets up to in her private hours is nobody’s business but hers ... and the lover she chooses to spend them with. (The identity of Janeway’s lover is entirely up to you – it all depends on which ending you choose.)

 

Characters: Janeway, Chakotay, Ayala

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay, Janeway/Ayala

 

Rated E | Published 10 June, 2020 | 5,200 words

What You Hunger For

You won’t fail her. It’s the vow you make each time you meet like this, every morning when you step onto her bridge, each night that you take her in your arms and watch her sleep. It’s the promise you made to her years ago, and you intend to keep it until death divides you. (Written to the tumblr memes a ship + a kiss #50: … out of love, kinky prompts #27: shibari and #30: power play, and six sexy words #15: Make sure you leave a mark.)

A companion piece to BlackVelvet42's The Realm of Surrender.

Characters: Chakotay, Janeway

Codes: Janeway/Chakotay

Rated E | Published 22 July, 2018 | 3,200 words

Surrender

A secret relationship allows two lonely people to explore some of their darker desires. Sequel to Unguarded. (Written to the tumblr meme six sexy words #7, Look deep into my eyes, princess.)

Characters: Ayala, Janeway, Chakotay

Codes: Janeway/Ayala

Rated E | Published 23 May, 2018 | 1,700 words