Fandom: Sherlock BBC
Summary: John gets to know Sherlock's father.
Genres: Slash, First Time, Hurt/Comfort, Angst
Warnings: Violence, Sexual Abuse of a Child (in the past, mentioned)
Spoiler: No Spoilers; set about two years after Series One, probably made AU by Series Two
Disclaimer: Sherlock belongs to BBC and Gatiss/Moffat; I'm making no money, this is just for fun.
Author's Notes: Trigger warning for discussions about sexual abuse of a child and dealing with the aftermath.
A HUGE thank you to my awesome beta accioslash, to mialoco and heavenlyxbodies for cheering me on, to my sister H. for making fun of me and to my BIL H. for discovering the perfect version of Bach's Ave Maria (and for being the only sane person in this family). The biggest thanks to my sister E. though, for spending I don't even know how many hours on the phone with me laughing, discussing, fighting, and swooning. This story wouldn't exist without her input.
Ashes to Ashes
Part One - Part Two - Part Three
Or you can read it on AO3