Destiel AU Fic Rec List: Crime, Leviathans, Demons & Godstiel (70 fics)

Crime

  • A Certain Kind of Necessity by Darkforetold [AO3] [LJ] 2 600 words NC-17 1940s AU. Dean, a simple tailor, finds himself in service to the Don of the Sant’Angelo crime family. Because money is tight, Dean provides a little something extra to make ends meet.
  • Angelface by Anticipatingboces [FF.net] 50 000 words NC-17 Now that they have his fingerprints, the FBI have begun to piece together a mostly fictional account of what must have happened. AU, slash and serial killers. Kidnapping. Brainwashing.
  • Better To Break Then To Bend by Fossarian [AO3] 6 600 words NC-17 Dean’s in love with his father’s chauffeur.
  • Carve Until You Are Free by [AO3] [LJ] 1 800 words R The Winchesters, along with Castiel, are infamous serial killers, but when it comes to Dean and Cas, they don’t just like to hurt their victims.
  • Catch Us If You Can by Tracyloowho [AO3] 2 100 words R It started off slow. A body or two along a highway a little carved up. Each one had a D carved on them. In other states at the same time, one or two bodies killed by the same, circular blade. The police identified these bodies as the works of two different people. Two different killers.

  • Chasing The Sky by Daymarket [LJ] 12 000 words R AU. Round and round the bodies they go, in the game that only ever ends one way. Ironically enough, it’s the only way that Dean ever feels alive.
  • Exonerated by Thecouchcarrot [FF.net] [LJ55 000 words PG-13 Years ago, Dean Winchester was the detective who put serial killer Castiel Goodwin behind bars. Last spring, Cas was proven innocent and his conviction overturned. Neither could’ve predicted the way their lives would intertwine…
  • Family Business by Luchia13 [AO3] [LJ] 35 100 words PG-13 to NC-17 Mafia prince Dean meets a weird guy named Castiel while working off his multiple parking tickets’ community service at the Taft Ave Soup Kitchen. 
  • Guilty In Loving In The First Degree by Swingset [LJ1] [LJ2] 2 600 words PG-13  AU. Iced coffee and pancakes. A match made in heaven. It’s too bad they’re on opposite sides of the law.
  • Lawless by Alreadypainfullygone [FF.net] 4 000 words NC-17 Dean kidnaps an unsuspecting Castiel because well…traveling gets lonely out west. Utter porn that would not leave me alone, warnings for partial non-con, older/young partner, poor imitation of old west talk.
  • Open Up The Moon by Skara_Brae [AO3] [LJ11 400 words PG-13 Castiel Novak is a powerful Sentinel working for the FBI. He starts zoning out with alarming frequency and it is determined that he needs a Guide. Castiel is resistant, and his family decides to take matters into their own hands…
  • Sleight Of Hand by Melo [AO3] 10 900 words PG-13 Castiel is the cop and Dean is the robber, and maybe it was always this way, or maybe it wasn’t.
  • Sociopaths In Love by Annie D [AO3] 24 200 words NC-17 Dean buys Castiel as a slave and has a fun time viciously breaking him in. But what Dean doesn’t know is that this is exactly what Castiel wants.
  • The Beating of His Hideous Heart by Obstinatrix [DW] [LJ] 2 500 words NC-17 Dean is the charming sociopath and Castiel is the fresh-faced prison chaplain, dub-con. With Dean, after weeks of working Cas over, finally getting his hands on him after a careless guard leaves them alone
  • Things I Should Have Known by Wolfrider89 [LJ] 20 000 words NC-17  Castiel Novak has managed to keep his personal life with Dean Smith separate from his professional life as a secret agent for three years. He expected to continue living a series of detestable but necessary lies cloaked in precarious alibis for the rest of his life, and then his new assignment threatened to throw all of that out the window: Kill Dean Winchester.

Demons

  • A Beautiful Deal by HolmesC1165 [AO3] 12 700 words NC-17  Dean is a crossroads demon, Cas is a hunter along side his brother Gabriel and his brothers boyfriend Sam.
  • A Demon By Any Other Name by Otp_Destiel [LJ] 25 500 words NC-17 Castiel is unlike anything Dean expected an angel to be, arousing both terror and lust within him.

  • After The Flesh by Queengeekeri [LJ] 32 500 words NC-17 Dean knows he’s not sane anymore, Cas saved him from Hell and burned the demonic influence out of his soul but Dean still has all his memories of Hell both on the rack and off. When he gets back & finds Sammy being lead around by Ruby he comes up with a plan to stop the apocalypse but first he must convince Cas to Fall and Sammy to give into Azazel’s power. Only then can Lilith be overthrown and Hell get a new King
  • Bonded!verse by Luciel89 [AO3] [FF.net] [LJ136 600 words NC-17 Angel/Demon College!AU: Dean is a demon who dislikes angels and Castiel is his new angel roommate at college. Dean finds himself fascinated with Castiel’s wings, much to his own annoyance, which only leads him into trouble. When they become accidentally mated to each other, things get complicated and feelings get hurt, but can it be the start of something good? *Part 2, Mated, has mpreg*
  • Crash And Burn by Tranland [AO3] [FF.net20 700 words NC-17 Instead of rescuing Dean, Castiel got captured by Alistair. Alistair wanted to give his favorite student a present.
  • Darkside!verse by Sakuri [LJ] 15 400 words  NC-17  Here be demonic Winchesters, fallen angels, evil Team Free Will, language, violence and slash.  
  • Eyes As Black As His Halo by Liquid_Thought [AO3] 600 words PG-13 You can’t trap an angel with lines of paint
  • Hell Rises With Him by Otp_Destiel [LJ] 25 000 words NC-17 When Castiel gripped Dean Winchester tight and raised him from perdition he had no idea that the once Righteous Man was no longer human, nor the effects that raising him thus would have.
  • Hello Night by Almaasi [AO3] [LJ11 200 words NC-17 Demon!Dean/Priest!Cas AU. Castiel summons Dean to the crossroads, and he only wants one thing: him.
  • Monsters Of Men by Runoutofwit [AO3] 62 800 words NC-17 Life is relatively simple for Dean: get a contract, kill something, collect money, get drunk and fuck. That’s how it’s been for a long while now, and that’s the way he likes it. However, he never thought he’d have an angel in his house, and he sure as hell never guessed he’d think about keeping it.
  • No Brakes Or Take-Backs by Highermagic [FF.net] [LJ] 12 000 words NC-17 Castiel never wanted a demon. Now the thing’s on his mind all the damn time. And his scent is everywhere.
  • Of Angels And Demons by Miss_Lv [AO3] [LJ9800 words NC_17 Castiel failed to retrieve the righteous man from hell and instead Dean pulled them out, saved the angel when he could have left him to burn. Now all the fallen angel wants to do is prove his adoration for the demon, in any way possible. 
  • Paved With Good Intentions by Csmartin [LJ] 29 700 words NC-17 When Castiel finally locates Dean in Hell after forty years, he finds the righteous man changed into something much darker than the angel had expected. Such a creature cannot be resurrected, so Castiel must return him to the man he used to be before he can be sent back to Earth.
  • Pray For The Sinners by [AO3] 1 300 words NC-17 There was something about the church that had him drawn to the place. Granted, Dean always had liked visiting churches.
  • REC by Bookkbaby [AO320 100 words NC-17 Then he noticed the video camera. 
  • Stockholm Syndrome by Earth_Heart [LJ] 20 000 words NC-17 Stockholm Syndrome: -noun Psychiatry . an emotional attachment to a captor formed by a hostage as a result of continuous stress, dependence, and a need to cooperate for survival. In which Dean is a demon who kidnaps the angel Castiel because he wants him, and Castiel comes to love Dean because he can’t remember anything but the demon.
  • The Confessional by Elijah_Dentwood [AO37600 words NC-17 Dean is a demon who only meant to bother Father Castiel until he gives in, but he finds he can’t leave him alone.
  • 1) The Forty First Year by Tracyloowho [AO3] [LJ] 4 600 words NC-17 For every thing Castiel tells Dean, there is a world of things he doesn’t tell him.
  • 2) The Unraveling by Tracyloowho [AO3] [LJ] 2 600 words PG-13 All the tables are turned, now.
  • The Smallest Act Of Caring by Gedry [LJ] PG-13 to NC-17 Demon’s are the worker bees to the Angelic upper class.  A cultured highly restrictive world designed to keep the two cultures apart.  But they aren’t as different as one would imagine and sometimes everything you think you know is wrong. 
  • This is All Life Really Means by Gedry [LJ] PG-13 The highly arranged marriage between the angels and the demon providences requires some adjusting on the parts of their highly trained security details.  Needless to say the members of said details are less than happy about their new arrangements.
  • To Reign In Hell by Whreflections [AO3] [LJ] 70 100 words NC-17 When Castiel abandoned Heaven to be with Dean, he damned himself to hell. Now, centuries later, Dean is sent on orders from Heaven to stop a demonic Castiel from leading the armies of hell in another war.
  • Torture Me So Sweetly by Miss_Lv [AO3] [LJ8 100 words NC-17 When the demons attack an angel sanctuary, the demon brothers Dean and Sam discover a terrified angel youth named Castiel and convince him that if they ‘mark’ him he will be safe. *Wincestiel*
  • Well, What Do We Have Here by Shilohslaughter [AO3] 32 100 words NC-17 Dark!fic AU. Castiel is the black-eyed Angel of the Crossroads with whom Dean barters himself to save Mary from dying. Ripping him from his life on earth, Castiel takes Dean to Heaven to serve as a makeshift pet. The more time he spends with the angel, Dean starts to see that something bigger is happening to him and he’s powerless to stop it. When Dean finds out that Castiel has been lying to him the entire time, he realizes just how powerless he truly is.
  • 1) When Tom Comes Home by Highermagic [LJ]  5 000 words NC-17 When the knock comes on their motel door, slow and steady like a heartbeat, Dean and Castiel already know who it is. No one can come up and manage to drive the scent of blood and sex so far forward, that the creatures know hours before his arrival that Tom’s coming back to them.
  • 2) A Demon’s Playground by Highermagic [LJ] 10 500 words NC-17 When they both come into the bar it’s like the whole planet stops spinning. Paul’s never really spared a glance towards men before, but these two…they’re beautiful – they must be twins; they look so much alike, though one is a little more tan and the other is marked differently by a thin silver collar that sits perfectly at the base of his throat.
  • 3) Your Final Hour by Highermagic [LJ] 9 800 words NC-17 Fact of the matter was, Dean loved all of his companions. The problem was that Castiel, Tom and Leviathan just couldn’t understand. Demons needed to…well, to mate.
  • Wisps Of Smoke by Gedry [LJ] 10 100 words NC-17 So Demon!Dean and Angelic!Cas in a freshman college exchange program. 

Godstiel

  • Answer by Fossarian [AO3] 800 words R Fallen gods.
  • Before The Fall by Exorcisingemily [AO3] 305 100 words R It’s the last act of a wrathful god as a penitent Castiel plummets to earth after ripping out his Grace and the Purgatory souls, and crashes right into the lives of the Winchesters. While Cas struggles with his new humanity and Dean with the implications of his fall, the Winchester boys find themselves caught between the King of Hell and the newly proclaimed Regent of Heaven, as Castiel’s war between Heaven and Hell takes a turn for the worst.
  • Blessed Art Thou by Lielabell [AO3] 4 400 words NC-17 “Oh, because it’s so freaking terrible being you, Dean Winchester, Righteous Man Whom God Has Anointed with Rainbows and Love or whatever it is they’re calling you these days.” Sam rolls his eyes. “Meanwhile I’m Samageddon, Demon Blood Junkie Who Sleeps with Whores and Destroys All Happiness and Joy.”
  • Fifty Move Rule by Fossarian [AO3] 3 200 words R Death isn’t the only way to lose someone.
  • Gifts by Oceansex [LJ] 1 600 words PG Castiel likes cats. He doesn’t dwell on why out of stubbornness, but perhaps it’s pointless when he ends up naming them all Dean anyway.
  • God’s Favorite by Darkforetold [AO3] [LJ1 800 words NC-17 Even God has a favorite. "It was becoming too much; this continual trade of desperation and heated passion. Castiel’s vessel needed its release. With a starved growl, Castiel turned and pushed Dean stomach-first onto the lush grass. Dean made a sweet, chaste noise of surprise when his hips were grabbed and roughly pulled back.”
  • How A Righteous Man Raises A Rose by Swordofmymouth [LJ] 5 600 words PG-13 AU in which the apocalypse and angels and demons never happen, and Sam and Jess and Dean live together in a suburban lifestyle — and then suddenly, nothing is alternate universe at all. Told from Sam’s POV. Dean is compelled to tend a dead rose garden, if only Dean could remember why; and remember why it is so important.
  • Immortal Beloved by Seraphim_Grace [AO3] 7 200 words PG-13 A story of two parts, how a man became the lover of a god and how that terrified him.
  • In Death Is Certainty by Alreadypainfullygone [FF.net] 700 words R  Because the finale hurt my wittle soul, and there are a lot of ‘rapey-God!Cas’ fics springing up out there, I wrote this. It’s not entirely dissimilar, but I was thinking - how would you know if you loved someone, who can control your mind?
  • Marked You by Spooteh [AO3] 2 900 words R Godstiel takes a concerning interest in Dean.
  • 1) Oh God by Angel_Kink [LJ] 1 900 words NC-17  Dean prays to his Lord in a time of spiritual crisis.
  • 2) Bow Down Before Me by Angel_Kink [LJ] 2 400 words NC-17 Dean bows down to his Lord.
  • 3) For The Love Of God by Angel_Kink [LJ] 2 600 words NC-17 Dean isn’t exactly comfortable with Castiel’s new status as a Deity, but at least it’s seemed to give him some confidence in areas he seemed afraid of before.
  • Once A Vessel by Liquid_Thought [AO31 700 words PG-13 If Castiel is going to be God, he needs an archangel and he sees the perfect candidate to be recreated right in front of him.
  • Pretty Big Fish by Idel_Idic [AO3] [LJ2 100 words NC-17 It’s an unseasonably hot October, Sam sets up residence in the Good Life, Castiel is indecisive, and Dean is bored and worried about the job security of weather girls.
  • Revelation by Mystiri1 [AO3] 2 900 words PG-13 There were some things Dean thought you should know about a person - angel? being? - before you slept with them.
  • The Consort by Ladyoneill [DW] 17 300 words NC-17 Filled with the souls and grace and demonic presences from Purgatory, Castiel proclaims himself the new god and demands Dean, of all humans, kneel before him. Sam is broken and Dean gets Castiel to agree to fix him by rashly promising to do anything. Anything means becoming an unwilling consort to the new god as he destroys the wicked and blesses the few good and begins his not so benevolent conquering of Earth. Meanwhile, Sam, Bobby and Crowley scramble to find a way to depower Castiel…with a little help from one of the beings trapped within him.
  • The Pet Whisperer by Liliaeth [AO3] [LJ4 900 words NC-17 The pagan goddess Despoine is widely regarded as the best trainer of human pets in the supernatural world. When the new god Castiel demands her aid in training his pet Dean, she definitely knows better than to say no.
  • Theodicy by Manic_Intent [AO3] 11 300 words R As before, as now, as it will be again, the first significant Act of Creation by God shall be to forge l’hosif-or, his best-beloved, the Morning’s Star, the one who shall bring the seeds of light into dark places and fan them to flame.
  • There Are No Lies on Your Body by Tiptoe39 [AO3] [LJ6 300 words NC-17 There are no lies on your body / So take off your dress / I only want to get at the truth
  • Trust In Your Unfailing Love by DarkmoonSigel [AO3] [FF.net] 2 500 words R Set in the end of season 6. Castiel has just been stabbed in the back by Sam with the angel blade. This is what happens afterward. A rewrite of the season 6’s last episode and ignores everything that happens afterward. Castiel is the new god. He will be loved and adored by his Hunter or the world will burn. A series of short stories about Castiel as God and his relationship with Dean- what it was, what it is, and what it will become.
  • Two Colours by Fossarian [AO3] 2 200 words PG-13 Dean gives Castiel what he wants, and then he gives a little more.

Leviathans

  • Breathe Your Fire Into My Mouth by Justacasgirl [tumblr] 700 words NC-17 Dirty, evil porn. Leviathan!Castiel violates & drugs Dean. Dean sort of enjoys it, but only because he’s drugged. 
  • Hunger by Novachester [AO3] 6 000 words NC-17 My take on the introduction of Leviathan, and how they’re affected by Castiel and his affection for Dean.
  • Leviathan!Dean Leviathan!Castiel by Cassandra_Leeds [LJ] 1 000 words NC-17 They’d like to act on memories that their counterparts where too afraid to
  • Like Whiskey by Highermagic [FF.net] [LJ] 16 300 words NC-17 When Castiel tried to open the door to Purgatory, his demon companion was there with him every step of the way. Now, with the power of the Leviathan fueling Castiel, he and Dean fight, feed and f*ck their way through the United States. Dean picks the victims and Castiel can eat his fill - quite an elegant solution. Until Dean targets the home of three Hunters and finds himself trapped in their home with no way out. Needless to say, Castiel will not be happy.
  • No Going Back Now by Highermagic [LJ] 2 000 words R It has been too long since he’s fed, too long since Castiel pulled Dean close to his body and raised his wrist to the vampire’s mouth. Too long since Dean has felt sated.