Good decisions, bad decisions, and everything in between
Xemnas has been revived by the crew in Radiant Garden. Isa is more than willing to help him heal and learn to live with a heart of his own. Axel thinks it’s all a bad idea, up to the point he doesn’t. A short story on how Axel and Xemnas learn to get along for Isa’s sake.
Months have passed since the last battle, but a new and much bigger one is about to come down soon - And people from all times prepare themselves for the storm to come. Brain is one of them. And he's looking for the one thing that belongs to him in this new time and era. (Originally written in May 2019)
At 17, Lea and Isa faked parental consent to get married in secret, thinking it was the beginning of a bright future. It was rash; it spins out of their control, and they reconnect after a decade of bitter silence with the intent to undo it. But with an ocean of things left unsaid between them, it's bound to get complicated. [AN: the formatting on this broke horribly - i'm working on it, sorry!]
As a death knight, Roxas was one of the most ruthless: a dual wielder of Frostmourne artifacts. However, when he stumbles upon a poor soul abandoned in the snow, he feels a pull towards him, something deep inside that had been asleep for as long as he had been a death knight. Deciding to help Vanitas, the two of them join forces, unable to find the exact reason why.