But Then My Homework Was Never Quite Like This by thenyxie -- (Jared/Jensen, NC-17, 85,984 words) -- Jared's eighteen and in his senior year at a private school in San Francisco. He's coasting pretty on his parents generous school donations -- until his seventh period Physics teacher gets replaced with the maddening, infuriating, gorgeous Mr. Ackles. Jared's gotten by all his life on his money and his charm, but Mr. Ackles seems to think he needs some...lessons in self-control. The journey their relationship eventually takes them on turns out to be far more than either of them ever bargained for.
Of Dice and Jen(sen) by epeeblade -- (Jared/Jensen, NC-17, 68,984 words) -- In 1999, Jensen is a senior at college, his biggest concerns are getting into grad school and planning his next role-playing game. Everything changes when freshman Jared Padalecki joins the gaming club.
Open Mike Night at the Fremont by audrarose -- (Jared/Jensen, NC-17, 27,415 words)</i> -- Bookstore AU set in Chicago, with Jared as a sculptor who works out of a garage and Jensen as a bookstore clerk who's trying to get over a tragedy.
So Close to My Heart by audrarose -- (Jared/Jensen, NC-17, 15,900 words) -- Dr. Jared and single-dad Jensen in Seattle, with love and complications.***
Something Borrowed, Something Blue by belyste --(Jared/Jensen, NC-17, 38,000 words)-- When Jared desperately needs a date for his brother's wedding, he hires an escort. Jensen's the perfect fake boyfriend, except pretty soon things get a little too real.
The Warmth Of Photographs by apostrophee -- Jared/Jensen, Jared/Sandy, R, 48,000 words) -- The love story of Jared and Jensen told through the discovery of photographs, love letters and a memoir. Thirteen-year-old Nathaniel Padalecki finds the shoebox, the shoebox full of old photographs and letters from his late grandfather's past. During the course of one summer Nathan and his close, special friend Wyatt learn about the secret life and subsequently the greatest love of Nathan's grandfather's life, while both boys come to terms with their own special kind of friendship.
***I have had many conversations with many fangirls about many fics, and BY FAR "So Close to My Heart" is the one that comes up more than any other. Just today I was listening to juice817's podfic version and found myself sitting at a stoplight with tears running down my face. It STILL gets me. *thumps heart*