the Basement at DitB - X-Files Slash Archive

Search for a Story

Remember that "Less is More", the less boxes you check, the less keywords you enter, the more stories you will find.

For fields such as Title, Author, Characters, Pairings, Summaries, Spoilers, etc., entering a partial word or name will result in more results. Keep in mind that authors may have used abbreviations or initials for characters or pairings.

If you can't find what you're looking for with this form, try Google's site search to search the text of all the stories archived here. Just enter your search terms and 'site:' (without quotes) in the search box. For example, enter this:

flowers site:

in the search box and Google will find all stories at this archive with the word "flowers" in it.


Date Range

Size Ranges - Minimum

Size Ranges - Maximum

Story Type

Standalone Series

Search for Award-winning
or nominated stories only?

Search for Author's Choice stories?

Series Name



Select all the categories in which you would like to see stories.

Please note: With the exception of crossovers, most of the older stories in the archive are listed as Unclassified since the ability to select a Category was only added in 2002.

Drama Humor
Story X-File or Casefile
Romance Relationship
Pre-slash Adventure
Angst Hurt/Comfort
PWP Rape/Non-Con
BDSM Domestic Discipline
AU (Alternate Universe) Male Pregnancy
Vignette Missing Scene
Character Death Denial Fic
Crossover Holiday Fic
Poetry or Filk Badfic
Unclassified Covers/Other Pics

Crossover Fandom(s)
If you're looking for Crossovers in a particular fandom, enter part of the other fandom's name.
If you want to find all crossovers, don't enter anything here, instead select "Crossover Pairing" below.

Select all the primary pairings you would like to see in the stories.

For Scully or other f/f slash, check the ScullySlash Archive.

Mulder/Krycek Mulder/Skinner/Krycek
Mulder/Skinner Mulder/Skinner/Doggett
Skinner/Krycek Skinner/Doggett/Krycek
Mulder/Doggett Mulder/Other
Skinner/Doggett Krycek/Other
Krycek/Doggett Skinner/Other
Pendrell/anyone Doggett/Other
Spender/anyone Langly/Byers
CSM/anyone Langly/Frohike
Mulder/Scully/Krycek Frohike/Byers
Doggett/Scully/Skinner Langly/Frohike/Byers
Mulder/Scully/Doggett Any LGM/Other
Doggett/Scully/Krycek Mulder (Pre/Non-slash)
Mulder/Scully/Skinner Skinner (Pre/Non-slash)
Other threesomes Krycek (Pre/Non-slash)
Other Pre/Non-slash Doggett (Pre/Non-slash)
Other Pairing Crossover Pairing


PG-13 R
NC-17 Not Rated

Summary Keywords

Warnings, Spoilers Keywords

Sort By

Author Title
Pairing Category
Date Size

# of Results per Page

25 50
75 100


If you have any problems, please contact the archivist.

Produced by Automated Archive, version 3.2.

All characters property of Giant Corporations. No infringement intended, no profit realized.