Featured Fanfiction and Stories (2,278 fanfics)

Lovestagram (JMJ)

"I’d know if they were dating. Those two grew up together like sisters since elementary school.” Ningning dismisses it. “They’re definitely not dating.” (They definitely are dating.)

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Shards of Us

By real_dimples Featured
Tags  angst   arrangedmarriage   drama   pregnancy   romance   originalcharacter   exo   sehun   baekhyun   jongin 
Characters Byun Baekhyun, Oh Sehun, and Kim Hana (OC)
With 25 chapters, 386 votes, 5258 subscribers, 89070 views, 1304 comments, 45979 words
Status Completed, Members Only, Subscribers Only

In a blink of an eye, Oh Sehun left her standing on the top of his building. In return, she vowed revenge, and so she gave up everything for his very own brother, but along the way, she shattered her own pride. Kim Hana, the successor of Kim Cooperation, was born into a battle she didn't know if she wanted to fight anymore. A silver spoon meant more than just wealth, but corruption and greed. She happened to play both very well in her hands when she forced herself int

Heaven's Door

By clearlyonfire Featured
Tags  fluff   infinite   romance   woogyu 
Characters Sunggyu, Woohyun, Infinite
With 29 chapters, 197 votes, 1132 subscribers, 45870 views, 821 comments, 47877 words
Status Completed

Woohyun is the definition of perfection and Sunggyu was perfectly fine just admiring him from afar until the day that Sunggyu wakes up in Woohyun's bed without a shirt on. 

bottom!jongin drabbles and one shots

By iamriamalhotra Featured
Tags  angst   fluff   romance   lukai   sekai   kaisoo   chankai   sukai   baekai   laykai   bottomkai   kaicest   bottomjongin 
Characters Kim Jongin, Other Idols - No Female Idols though
With 16 chapters, 404 votes, 2737 subscribers, 66120 views, 272 comments, 125494 words
Status Completed

eh, baby boy. 

Everything Is Blank Until You Draw Me

By pyrefly Featured
Tags  fluff   seulgi   irene   redvelvet   seulrene 
With 1 chapters, 429 votes, 1315 subscribers, 22300 views, 174 comments, 10327 words
Status Completed

Though she's sure that no simple drawing could ever bring justice to the beauty that was Bae Irene, Seulgi concludes that it's the thought that counts. Maybe she'd even show Irene someday. Or, Kang Seulgi spends way too much time drawing her crush instead of studying, but that's okay.

Answer Me

By ronniegendot Featured
Tags  yulsic 
Characters Kwon Yuri Jessica Jung Girls Generation
With 18 chapters, 201 votes, 647 subscribers, 22360 views, 229 comments, 22814 words
Status Completed

She always be the one for her. Even there a lots of girl ready to give their heart to the great Kwon Yuri, she always keep her eyes for the ice princess but her feeling seem to be ignored by Jessica Jung. They seem to be so sweet but sometimes Jessica tend to hurt Yuri badly by her action.Confused by the ice princess's reaction, Yuri can't decide whether to stay or moved on from the girl she love for so long. In other hand, Jessica can't sure about her heart. All she know that Yuri is her p

Threads That Bind Can't Unwind

By smiley-seulgi Featured
Tags  angst   romance   seulgi   aufic   irene   redvelvet   seulrene 
Characters Seulgi, Joohyun, Seungwan, Sooyoung, Yeri
With 9 chapters, 725 votes, 7108 subscribers, 77630 views, 903 comments, 61275 words
Status Completed, Subscribers Only

  A Red Strings of Fate Alternate Universe    

Always, Only Yours

By MoonlitPrincess Featured
Tags  angst   drama   romance   omegaverse   redvelvet   seulrene   wenjoy 
Characters Bae Irene, Kang Seulgi, Park Joy, Son Seungwan
With 28 chapters, 639 votes, 11491 subscribers, 191290 views, 1374 comments, 327164 words
Status Members Only, Subscribers Only, Crowdfunded

When the ordinary life of omega Bae Joohyun changes drastically when she's sent off to marry alpha Kang Seulgi, all to settle her family's debts owed. She expected she would hate her new life and marriage. She never expected to fall so in love with everything the young alpha heiress was. Seulrene, Wenjoy. Omegaverse

Of How We Met

By vanillasushi Featured
Tags  fluff   romance   baekhyun   baekhyunxoc   bestfriendau 
Characters Baekhyun, OC
With 1 chapters, 300 votes, 2009 subscribers, 44810 views, 219 comments, 20047 words
Status Completed

From strangers to friends. From friends to best friends.  From best friends to lovers.  This is the story of how Baekhyun and I met.

So no one told you life was gonna be this way

By Kazu2606 Featured
Tags  fluff   officeau   seulrene   soshivelvet   seulgicentric 
Characters seulgi, irene, red velvet, jessica, taeyeon, yoona, seohyun
With 17 chapters, 390 votes, 2403 subscribers, 48540 views, 392 comments, 47009 words
Status Completed

A glimpse into the life of a young, working adult.

⚜ To Make or Break Us

By CFdorks Featured
Tags  romance   exo   exok   baekhyun 
Characters Sujin (YOU) & Baekhyun
With 4 chapters, 275 votes, 1453 subscribers, 34670 views, 367 comments, 14937 words
Status Completed

Jealousy. A sin that can either make or break relationships. As for ours...

A Boy Named Chanyeol.

By madameunhye Featured
Tags  angst   horikitamaki   romance   chanyeol 
Characters Park Chan Yeol ; Horikita Maki
With 3 chapters, 178 votes, 152 comments, 4246 words
Status Subscribers Only

He knew his life was doomed. He knew his money could never change him. He knew nobody would love him. Park Chan Yeol was hopeless, and everyone knew he would be like that forever. But. . .

Love Is Four letters And So Is Idiot

By YoungWoo17 Featured
Tags  lay   hunhan   suho   sulay   selu   joonxing 
Characters Junmyeon, Yixing, Sehun, Luhan (minor Chanyeol, Baekhyun)
With 1 chapters, 233 votes, 27450 views, 269 comments, 9985 words
Status Completed

  Title: Love is Four Letters and so is Idiot

White Roses

By Brugernavn Featured
Tags  luhan   sehun   xiumin   xiuhan   xiuhun   xiuhunhan 
With 29 chapters, 197 votes, 811 comments, 63269 words
Status Completed

Minseok is the boy Luhan wants to own. Minseok is the boy Sehun wants to protect.  

The Sound Of Love

By fromyourwriter Featured
Tags  wendy   irene   redvelvet   wenrene 
Characters Bae Joohyun(Irene); Son Seungwan(Wendy); Kang Seulgi; Krystal Jung; Park Sooyoung
With 2 chapters, 436 votes, 1347 subscribers, 31870 views, 199 comments, 11200 words
Status Completed

Joohyun meets Seungwan in a unexpected way: The girl mistakenly sends her a rude text message. Joohyun is able to look past it though, and even though for some reason Seungwan is shy and hesitant, text after text, feelings blossom.  

The Distance Grievances

By minami1826 Featured
Tags  chaerin   jiyong   skydragon 
Characters Lee Chaerin and Kwon Jiyong
With 6 chapters, 191 votes, 1239 subscribers, 13850 views, 137 comments, 25828 words
Status Completed, Subscribers Only

She loves him eversince she was taught to differentiate the words Affection and Attraction. However, she was just another ordinary girl on his list. True to be told, she's nothing but a mere shy girl who loves to steal glances from a distance.   She knows what to say...she knows what to do... But backs out everytime their distance zeroed.    Until the perfect time comes in her way...   ...that brings that someone

Home Run

By Heyyooim Featured
Tags  fluff   yeri   crack   wendy   irene   redvelvet   wenrene 
Characters Wendy Irene
With 13 chapters, 420 votes, 2053 subscribers, 59100 views, 358 comments, 111426 words

A series of One Shots. Always fluff because angst just isn't my cup of tea.  

One in a Trillion

By KB0821 Featured
Characters Red Velvet, Blackpink,
With 16 chapters, 585 votes, 2527 subscribers, 71510 views, 735 comments, 84819 words
Status Completed

Wendy and Irene are the married couple trying to figure out how to raise two very opposite girls, their crazy eldest daughter Jisoo and clueless baby Chaeyoung. Seulgi is the hot, single mom who's devoted to her little girl Jennie. Joy and Yeri are as nuts as crazy aunts can be. And Lisa is the neighbor who practically lived in your house.        

salt skin

By fs1919 Featured
Characters byun baekhyun, song hyemi (OC), exo
With 35 chapters, 329 votes, 3512 subscribers, 74110 views, 548 comments, 260790 words
Status Completed

Best friends until the end. That's what Byun Baekhyun had promised Song Hyemi. And then he had left without a trace, phone disconnected, texts unanswered, house empty as the day it was built. She was forced to conclude that he was gone forever and she had been doing so well at pretending he never existed. Until two years later, when she happens to literally run into him at the most unexpected of times. What will she do

EXOplosion Writing Contest

By Zyx110077 Featured
Tags  contest   writingcontest   exo   exok   exom 
Characters Please disable your reader mode when you check out the contest so you can see everything properly.
With 6 chapters, 175 votes, 42040 views, 395 comments, 6144 words
Status Completed


The 7th Demon: Reset

By littlepenguins Featured
Tags  fantasy   romance   supernatural   you   exo   exok   baekhyun   darkromance 
Characters Byun Baekhyun (EXO) and Shim Eun Joo
With 16 chapters, 236 votes, 4743 subscribers, 885 comments, 29626 words
Status Completed, Members Only, Subscribers Only, Crowdfunded

"There’s an empty world deep in my heart, save me I wanna reset

the story of us

By seulgishyun Featured
Tags  angst   redvelvet   seulrene   joyri   wenji   divorceau 
Characters kang seulgi, bae irene, son wendy, park joy, kim yeri, jung eunji
With 3 chapters, 825 votes, 4125 subscribers, 89890 views, 440 comments, 61689 words
Status Completed

Seulgi’s world ends in a small, square room. Four walls and white, with a broken beat in the background that she slowly realizes is her heart.

Not Enough

By itskim Featured
Tags  snsd   supernatural   taeny   vampire   yulsic 
Characters Yuri, Jessica, Taeyeon, Tiffany, SNSD, SHINee, Super Junior
With 27 chapters, 214 votes, 1837 subscribers, 31650 views, 533 comments, 75366 words
Status Completed, Subscribers Only

The start is the end.      

Your abstract concept of gravity

By ReVeLand Featured
Tags  seulgi   irene   redvelvet   seulrene 
Characters Seulgi, Irene, Wendy, Joy, and Yeri
With 1 chapters, 555 votes, 2035 subscribers, 37300 views, 206 comments, 9365 words
Status Completed

“W-what do you think you’re doing?” she stammers out as Irene pushes her against the wall, one hand wrapping around her waist and the other around her neck. “Shut up and play along."

Mine For A While (Taehyung, Jin, Yoon Gi & OC)

By SeaSunSand Featured
Tags  fluff   romance   jin   yoongi   bts   taehyung   drama00angst   highschoolbts 
Characters Taehyung (V), Jin and OC
With 56 chapters, 217 votes, 90210 views, 2657 comments, 365765 words
Status Completed, Subscribers Only

There is nothing Tanya won't do for Jin. She secretly nurtures the hope that the one she adores will someday realize that nobody in the world could love him as much as she does. She patiently waits for the blessed day when their friendship finally turns into something more. Knowing she is not attractive enough to match his splendid dream boy looks, she makes up for it with unreserved devotion and takes care of all he needs so that his perfect self will not break a sweat. That’s why her world


By bluecoins Featured
Tags  fluff   romance   exo   baekhyun   chanyeol   baekyeol   chanbaek 
Characters Baekhyun, Chanyeol, Jongdae, Kyungsoo, exo
With 12 chapters, 280 votes, 47700 views, 282 comments, 72602 words
Status Completed

Baek Hyun has been getting relentless calls from a strange number at the strangest times and he decided to post the contact number on some gay dating website for the calls to stop. It was supposed to work, goddamnit.

Something to Love

By xealise Featured
Tags  seulgi   yeri   joy   wendy   irene   redvelvet   wenrene 
With 10 chapters, 493 votes, 2155 subscribers, 52580 views, 318 comments, 40476 words
Status Completed

When Wendy is scared of her boss Bae Irene.

Monochromatic Hearts

By greensooshi Featured
Characters Jongin, Kyungsoo, other EXO members as they appear
With 22 chapters, 462 votes, 2510 subscribers, 82990 views, 1191 comments, 144156 words

Knocking up a non-celebrity is definitely not included in the list of records Jongin wants to break.        

Guardian of Hell & Guardian of Hell 2: From Hell To Heaven

By Escarlate Featured
Tags  jessica   snsd   taeyeon   tiffany   yulsic   yuri 
Characters Jessica, Yuri, Taeyeon, Tiffany, Krystal
With 68 chapters, 197 votes, 771 subscribers, 32230 views, 273 comments, 109823 words
Status Completed

Jessica is the Devil's daughter. Literally. But then she fells in love with a mortal girl...   Main Characters: Asmodis: Master of the Hell, evil and cruel. Dislikes humans. Dominus: Master of the Heaven. God. Jessica Jung

Beauty with a Sword.

By Exo7410 Featured
Tags  angst   comedy   drama   romance   originalcharacter   exo   sehun   royalau 
Characters Shin Bora (OC), Oh Sehun, EXO
With 24 chapters, 308 votes, 3150 subscribers, 62630 views, 1217 comments, 107598 words
Status Subscribers Only

Shin Bora’s dull and boring life took an interesting turn when she accidentally happened to encounter the King of the Exo Kingdom in the most unlikely situation. It was metaphorically a sin; for a woman to degrade the femininity of her gender by holding something as arduous as a sword, yet it was her favorite thing to play with. She never got the stereotypical norms that were set up by the people of the society. Why

i write the songs that make the whole world sing

By pyrefly Featured
Tags  seulgi   drabble   wendy   irene   seulrene   wenjoy   wenji 
Characters Kang Seulgi and Bae Irene
With 18 chapters, 363 votes, 1927 subscribers, 50820 views, 422 comments, 25280 words
Status Completed

A oneshot collection! UPDATE: “You have my picture on your fridge?” Seulgi asks you one day, after you’d invited her over for dinner and she lingers around you, standing on her tiptoes in your kitchen as you cook your meal for the two of you.  

Strawberry Champagne on Ice

By jsjjj_ Featured
Tags  fluff   exo   baekhyun   blossomroads 
With 4 chapters, 339 votes, 1187 subscribers, 28340 views, 290 comments, 17325 words
Status Completed

  Jump in the Cadillac

My hips don't lie.

By RC_Lillie Featured
Tags  donghae   eunhae   eunhyuk   heechul   hyukjae   kyuhyun   superjunior 
Characters Donghae, Eunhyuk, Kyuhyun, Heechul, Super Junior
With 21 chapters, 201 votes, 1488 subscribers, 35350 views, 611 comments, 16237 words

Hyukjae is a diligent, cold cop. Donghae is a popular, hot stripper. When ice meets fire...steam! Furthermore we have Kyuhyun as a clumsy rookie cop and y Heechul as the club owner. Other suju members might appear.

The greatest gift

By MoonlitPrincess Featured
Characters Kang Seulgi, Bae Irene
With 10 chapters, 540 votes, 10047 subscribers, 91290 views, 555 comments, 54703 words
Status Completed, Members Only, Subscribers Only, Crowdfunded

Girl Problems

By vanillasushi Featured
Tags  fluff   romance   baekhyun   comedyish   baekhyunxoc   universityau   songinspired   cbx   playboyau 
Characters Baekhyun, OC
With 9 chapters, 827 votes, 3982 subscribers, 71860 views, 1590 comments, 31168 words
Status Completed

Baekhyun knows full well the effect he has on girls and he plays it to his advantage. He lures unsuspecting pretty girls to him like a wolf and wraps them around his pretty, slender fingers. He has them all worshipping him at his feet. Every, single, one of them.  That is until he meets a girl and finds himself in unfamiliar territories. She isn't even that pretty and he really on

Énouement (discontinued)

By get2herheart Featured
Tags  angst   arrangedmarriage   romance   exo   sehun   lovehate 
Characters Oh Sehun, Park Yebin
With 17 chapters, 264 votes, 4129 subscribers, 61420 views, 697 comments, 47264 words
Status Subscribers Only

Heir to the famous Opal Cosmetics, Oh Sehun's playboy image has reached a troublesome point, a point so terrible that his parents have finally stepped in to prevent their son's infamous partying lifestyle from ruining the family and company's face. Headline after headline is released day after day about the young man, counting up his latest scandals from drunk driving to pregnancy scares until a very unexpected and surprising and hardly believable headline reaches the public on a Tuesday morn


By aphrodisiackai Featured
Tags  angst   mafia   psychological   shortfic   exo   sehun   mobau 
Characters Sehun and Ara (OC)
With 9 chapters, 410 votes, 4744 subscribers, 46630 views, 361 comments, 30983 words
Status Completed, Subscribers Only

In which a ruthless heir to a crime lord vows revenge to the woman who cheated on him after murdering her other lover in cold blood. But he was still missing one thing; Ara, his girlfriend's twin sister who was rather unaware of the upcoming trouble that will either change her life for better or worse.


By bluestone Featured
Tags  romance   exo   kris 
Characters OC, Kris
With 52 chapters, 231 votes, 1818 subscribers, 816 comments, 29657 words
Status Completed, Crowdfunded

  “That..doesn’t look safe.”   “Give him a break, he loves you.”   “Ew, Kris, just…ew.”   “They don

claim you

By iamriamalhotra Featured
Tags  romance   mpreg   kaisoo 
Characters Kim Jongin, Do Kyungsoo, Other Exo Members
With 12 chapters, 312 votes, 2645 subscribers, 38220 views, 252 comments, 34398 words
Status Completed

Jongin is an insecure omega. Kyungsoo is an extrovert alpha. Somehow fate pieces them together.  And now Kyungsoo has to change the outlook of the omega, his beautiful omega.

when i'm dreaming, you don't seem so far

By YoungWoo17 Featured
Tags  exo   baekyeol   chanbaek 
With 1 chapters, 260 votes, 781 subscribers, 24440 views, 278 comments, 4991 words
Status Completed

  title: when i'm dreaming, you don't seem so far pairing/s: baekhyun/chanyeol

Be Mine

By mbie07 Featured
Tags  daragon   ririn 
Characters Kwon Jiyong, Park Dara, Choi Seung-Hyun, Park Bom, Lee Chaerin
With 28 chapters, 221 votes, 1887 subscribers, 70640 views, 910 comments, 90639 words
Status Completed

  - - m b i e 07 - - b e   m i n e


By Changdeol Featured
Tags  comedy   romance   humor   baekhyun   chanyeol   baekyeol   chanbaek 
Characters Chanyeol, Baekhyun, Junmyeon, Yifan, Kyungsoo
With 1 chapters, 437 votes, 1349 subscribers, 28130 views, 220 comments, 6291 words
Status Completed

Dirty farmers with no fashion sense are not exactly Baekhyun's type. Not even if they are tall and have nicely defined arms. Not at all, no. Nope.  

Gimme The News

By lsgrlr Featured
Characters namjoon, jin, hoseok, yoongi, jimin, taehyun, jungkook, jongin, jennie kim, Kim Yongsun | Solar
With 15 chapters, 221 votes, 2069 subscribers, 31120 views, 479 comments, 80349 words
Status Subscribers Only

Namjoon's a single father dealing with anxiety. Seokjin's a single father who's falling in love. Hoseok's a single father fighting for his child. Yoongi's the glue that holds it all together. Or The time five-year-old Taehyun

Her Personal Butler

By Soshi_baby05 Featured
Tags  butler   conflict   drama   family   fluff   friendship   genderbender   jessica   romance   romcom   snsd   taeny   yulsic   yuri   girlsgeneration 
Characters Jessica Jung, Kwon Yuri, SNSD members and others
With 105 chapters, 293 votes, 2084 subscribers, 91450 views, 3542 comments, 385552 words
Status Completed, Members Only, Subscribers Only, Crowdfunded

Jessica is living her life like a princess, she's the only girl among four kids, a girl who gets everything She wants, She has a boyfriend named Lee Dongwook who she believes is the perfect man for her. Her Protective Brothers doesn't like her boyfriend at all, they don't trust him so they hired a personal assistant who can protect their sister from any harm and this personal butler is their father's former scholar, who is currently training for a good position in Jung Enterprise, Kwo

Dear Rosaline

By baeeeya Featured
Tags  angst   oneshot   romance   you   exo   exok   sehun   contestentry   occharacter   ohsehun 
Characters Oh Sehun (EXO) & Yoon Jang Mi (OC)
With 4 chapters, 225 votes, 2801 subscribers, 30320 views, 269 comments, 12810 words
Status Completed, Subscribers Only

  Juliet was not Romeo's first love. Before he met his beloved Juliet, Romeo was hopelessly in love with


By Emilieee Featured
Characters Byun Baekhyun, Hwa Soyoung (OC), minor appearances of other EXO/Red Velvet members
With 5 chapters, 333 votes, 3748 subscribers, 39840 views, 284 comments, 50066 words
Status Completed, Members Only, Subscribers Only

When Hwa Soyoung finally gets the new page, the fresh start, the clean canvas she’s been looking for, she’s determined to do all in her power to keep it. For once, everything seems to be finally under her own control,

Rest of my life

By jhenjaen Featured
Tags  yulsic 
Characters Yuri Jessica
With 16 chapters, 197 votes, 538 subscribers, 17670 views, 175 comments, 36661 words

Stories about Yulsic

Pot Shot

By itsakyo Featured
Tags  snsd   taeny 
With 31 chapters, 263 votes, 1430 subscribers, 50270 views, 696 comments, 43108 words
Status Completed

She's good at potting, not so good at shots. She's good at shots, not so good at potting. 

What You Want

By FloweryMisha Featured
Tags     hunhan   baekyeol   kaisoo 
With 3 chapters, 291 votes, 857 subscribers, 29370 views, 254 comments, 18882 words
Status Completed

Be careful of what you wish for. It might just happen.

Half A Page

By obsolete_account Featured
Tags  abuse   angst   oneshot   sad   tragedy   exo   baekhyun 
Characters baekhyun
With 2 chapters, 273 votes, 1048 subscribers, 25020 views, 230 comments, 20845 words
Status Completed

He was room temperature. Not warm, not cold. Byun Baekhyun was always in the middle. He was room temperature, but that was okay. I'd never liked the cold, and even the springtime heat got tiresome sometimes.

The Stripper

By SeogayforHyun Featured
Tags  soosun   taeny   yoonhyun   yulsic 
Characters yoona seohyun taeyeon tiffany yuri jessica sunny sooyoung hyoyeon
With 19 chapters, 228 votes, 1183 subscribers, 37220 views, 376 comments, 34894 words
Status Completed

  Yoona was handcuffed while she was sitting down on a chair, her midsection was wrapped with tape, forcing her to stay put on the uncomfortable chair, duct tape ontop of not allowing her to make any noise and her eyes were covered. She wanted to sigh, but she couldn't because of the duct tape on top of her lips, her friends had took this 'birthday kidnapping surpise' too far, as only  "Is this some sort of sadomasoquist party? because I do

All roads lead to you

By ReVeLand Featured
Tags  seulgi   irene   redvelvet   seulrene 
Characters Irene, Seulgi, Wendy, Joy, cameo by Yeri
With 1 chapters, 585 votes, 2908 subscribers, 55850 views, 228 comments, 9023 words
Status Completed

She turns her attention to the cake that suddenly looks so unappetizing and wonders if this is how it feels to be heartbroken. Not that her heart has been whole all this time. It hasn’t been whole in a while, she thinks, not since she met Seulgi.

Exo Fanfic Gems (plus other fandom pearls)

By Korekrypta Featured
Tags  romance   originalcharacter   exo   kai   luhan   tao   sehun   baekhyun   recommendations   chen   xiumin   chanyeol   lay   yixing   kris   kyungsoo   suho 
Characters You, various EXO fanfics (and some non-EXO fanfics), the device you're reading on
With 78 chapters, 215 votes, 5978 subscribers, 131570 views, 390 comments, 67990 words
Status Members Only, Subscribers Only

exo fanfic gems plus other fandom pearls


By Nefrofer13 Featured
Tags  taeny   taeyeon   tiffany 
With 73 chapters, 253 votes, 3032 subscribers, 84140 views, 1240 comments, 86067 words
Status Subscribers Only

Welcome to NeffyShorties!

Court Me First

By SR2043 Featured
Tags  fluff   seulgi   irene   redvelvet   seulrene 
With 23 chapters, 356 votes, 6432 subscribers, 78390 views, 633 comments, 55127 words
Status Subscribers Only, Crowdfunded

Seulgi is an engineering student, a dancer, and a chess player. She is having her typical college life and out of nowhere, someone’s claiming she's her girlfriend, which is Irene Bae.