• 50+ Awesome Rainbow Dash Fanfics to Read for RD Day!

    Unfortunately, very few are Daring Do Dashie. In fact, you might be a bit terrified at what you find in this post!

    Fandomwise though, we have some awesome fanfics that puts Equestria's #1 flyer into all sorts of compromising situations. Head on down below for more horse words about a single character that beat the stories other fan bases come up with throughout their entire lifetimes! And thanks to Whisper Key for the compilation.

    Slice of Life

    Every Little Bit by The Descendant

    It was a surprise that Dash offered a kiss as a prize at the charity auction. It was a surprise that the colts were as "enthusiastic" as they were. It was a surprise that Dash didn't leap on the colts and beat them for their comments. But, the biggest surprise of all was which one of her friends bid on her kiss... and why.

    Life Is Precious by BronyDad

    Rainbow Dash has never really given much thought to the other creatures that share her sky, but all of that changes when she finds a bird caught out in her storm. As Fluttershy tends to its injury, Rainbow befriends the bird and soon learns a lesson that will likely change her life.

    Rainbow Dash Sucks At Preening by Cloperella\

    Scootaloo's wings have been in severe pain, and she decides to ask Rainbow Dash to help her out. But Rainbow Dash might not actually be the best candidate to solve her problem. Will Rainbow Dash let off before some permanent damage is done to the poor filly? Guest starring Cloud Kicker and Berry Punch as well.

    Reading Rainbow by Corejo

    When a freak reading accident causes Twilight to be admitted to the Ponyville hospital, Rainbow Dash is right by her side. Compelled by a sense of duty and repayment, she takes it upon herself to cheer up her friend.

    Slammed by Enter Madness

    Rainbow Dash tries her hoof at something she's never done before: poetry.

    The Light In The Darkness by Zaptiftun

    Rainbow Dash returns from an evening in Cloudsdale to find Pinkie Pie in a dreadful state after a terrible nightmare. The pegasus tries her best to comfort her friend, but will it be enough?

    Wingmares by Couch Crusader

    Little Rainbow Dash is loyal to one pony and one pony only: herself. It's a simple system, and it gets her through the days. But that all changes one stormy summer afternoon at flight camp, when another pegasus blunders into her life--a pegasus with whom she shares nothing in common.

    Pegasus by Grand_Moff_Pony

    Planes. They're big, loud, and heavy, but they somehow lift off the ground over and over again, going from place to place seemingly without effort. But what if planes didn't exist? Not because they didn't work, but because they weren't needed? What if I had wings of my own? What if I told you that such a world really existed?

    And I Asked Why by Integral Archer

    No pony is the same after witnessing a work-related death, no matter who they are. The victim was young, eager, fresh-faced, and recently hired. In his last breaths, he let out a scream so heart-rending that the employees who heard it had difficulty sleeping that night. And Rainbow Dash was no exception. But she's not losing sleep over that. What disturbs her is something far worse—something she said afterwards.

    Where They Understand You by Loganberry

    Rainbow Dash moved into Ponyville's Cloud House on her birthday. She never expected things to turn out like that; it's a long way down from Cloudsdale, after all. But like so much else in Rainbow's life, Fluttershy had a great deal to do with it. Not that her shy friend could have known that when she made a single choice long before. "Home is not where you live but where they understand you" — Christian Morgenstern

    Higher Flier by Admiral Tigerclaw

    Confusion follows after a miserable pegasus is rescued from a nasty fall. It seems she can travel great distances in a very short amount of time, but doesn't feel she's fast at all. The inconsistency of the situation drives Rainbow Dash up the wall trying to figure it out, leading to a near disastrous race, and finally, a flight she'll never forget.

    Under Her Wing by Tinyweasels

    Life can be challenging for humans born in Equestria, but it's especially tough for a human raised by ponies. Rainbow Dash overcame every obstacle life had thrown at her to become a hero of Equestria, the Element of Loyalty and make five of the best friends ever. Life couldn't be better, or could it? When she saves the life of an orphaned filly named Scootaloo she realizes she may have more than just awesomeness to offer others.

    Unsellable by A. Tuesday

    Some memories aren't lost forever; they simply become part of the background.

    What If? by Lynked

    In the cold twilight hours, as the sun kisses the sky one final time, Rainbow Dash finds herself slumped on a cloud asking one of life's most important questions.

    Wild, Sweet & Cool by Kwakerjak

    After reading a book by Spitfire's personal trainer, Rainbow Dash decides that the best way to get closer to her ultimate goal of joining the Wonderbolts is to add strength training to her practices by having one of her friends ride her. However, when she decides that Twilight Sparkle is just the mare for the job, the pegasus gets a bit more than she bargained for.

    Winning, And Why by 8686

    Every week, Rainbow Dash and Fluttershy play a game. And every week it’s the same, predictable result. Fluttershy doesn't seem to mind. But when she confesses that she doesn't really understand why winning is so important, Rainbow Dash’s world almost explodes. Now Dash is on a mission. Not only to explain to her friend why winning is so awesome, but to prove it too. Because by the end of the day, come hay or high water, Fluttershy is going to win something! Fluttershy just wants to play their game together next week, like always. A story of two ponies and their friendship, past and present. Of winning and losing, the games we play and why we play them.

    A Series Of Egotistical Events by Estee

    Just because Rainbow's living alone for the first time... Just because it's her first real job... Just because she's never really dealt with ground and all that comes with it... ...that doesn't mean anything is going to go wrong. Seriously. She's totally got this.


    A Shower Of Stars by Caerdwyn

    What starts out as an ordinary afternoon for Twilight Sparkle and Rainbow Dash quickly turns serious, as half-forgotten plots come to fruition. Rainbow Dash will learn the true purpose of the Wonderbolts, what it means to be a hero, and what it costs.

    At Home On The Range by chief maximus

    Rainbow Dash finally did it! A sonic rainboom on command! Except she also managed to break every window in Applejack's farmhouse in the process. Now she has to pay for each one, and with her wages from managing the weather not nearly enough to cover the damage, she has to work on Applejack's farm for two whole weeks! Talk about cruel and unusual punishment. Still, maybe it wouldn't be all bad. At least she would get to hang out with her friend AJ, right? Wrong.

    It's A Dangerous Business, Going Out Your Door by Jetfire

    When an accident leaves Twilight Sparkle seriously ill, Applejack, Rainbow Dash, and Rarity must undertake a perilous journey to find her a cure. What adventures await them beyond Equestria's borders?

    Moonspire Run by Titan Rising

    Rainbow Dash gets a lesson on more than just flying from her hero, Spitfire.

    Off The Edge Of The Map by Daetrin

    When Rainbow Dash's newest trick backfires spectacularly, she and Fluttershy find themselves stranded in the middle of nowhere. Together, they'll have to survive and find their way back to Equestria and Ponyville...no matter how far the journey.

    Austraeoh by Imploding Colon

    Rainbow Dash flies east.

    A Study in Rainbows by Thanqol

    Returning from Zebrica, Rainbow Dash finds her lot cast in with the brilliant and eccentric detective, Rarity, as they unravel a crime most foul. Starring Rainbow Dash as Watson, Rarity as Holmes and Fluttershy as Lestrade.

    Veil of Thoughts by Starwin

    After an unknown accident Twilight Sparkle and Rainbow Dash awake to find themselves sharing the same body! Now they must struggle to hold themselves together as their world is turned upside down. How long can two ponies exist in a single mind? It’s a race against time as they search for answers before it’s too late. When all is said and done, you’ll never look at Twilight Dash the same way again.

    The Dread Chitin by Karazor

    Stranded on a hostile, alien world, Twilight Sparkle and Rainbow Dash must depend on one another and a fellow alien castaway if they want to return home to Equestria.

    The Summer Lands by Midnight Shadow

    Rainbow Dash wants to be the best - the fastest, the strongest, the most adventurous. She decides to fly further and faster than any pegasus before her, in search of an old legend; the summer lands, the mythical place where it is always summer, always thought to be nothing but a dream. Where she goes, she finds something she did not expect.

    Them by Chaotic Dreams and Ether Echoes

    "They" are the shadowy figures lurking just beyond the corners of your eyes, pulling the strings of reality and shaping it to better suit their intentions. They are the celestial bureaucracy, ensuring that everything works together orderly, smoothly, and harmoniously. And, in order to do that, They sometimes have to change a few things. Rainbow Dash is one of Their victims, but she's learned how to fight back. Now she must trace Them down to Their own world before she forgets who she truly is, or is cast into a bleak oblivion from which there is no return.

    Whatever Happened To Captain Cloudsdale? by Tumbleweed

    A masked and mysterious pony has come to Ponyville! He's looking for the bravest, strongest pony in town - and where better to start, than with Rainbow Dash?

    Harmony Theory by Sharaloth

    After the Changeling invasion, Celestia and Luna make the decision to have Twilight investigate the Elements of Harmony and solve the mystery of their power. A thousand years later, Rainbow Dash awakens in a world she does not recognize. She has no idea how or why she came to be there. She does not know the language, the geography or any of the rules of this new time. She soon finds allies in Star Fall, a scholarly pegasus whose Talent is Magic, and Astrid, Star Fall's Griffin guardian. Together they set out to discover why Dash has been sent to the future, and how she might return to when she belongs. War threatens the nations, a Nightmare stalks the shadows, and Rainbow Dash's arrival has turned her into a wild card in a deadly game that pits the law on both sides of a broken Equestria against a mysterious criminal figure, Max Cash. Yet the stakes are higher than anyone knows, for in her research Twilight Sparkle discovered a dark secret about the Elements, something that will shake the foundations of the world.


    Dashes, Dots And Pegasus Spots by Nightwings81

    When Rainbow Dash catches a bad case of pegapox, she cannot fly up to her cloud house and finds herself grounded in Ponyville. Rarity and Sweetie Belle volunteer to care for her while Twilight tries to find a cure, but can the pegasus survive her well-meaning nurses long enough to use it?

    Maiden Flight by Cold in Gardez

    The ever-humble Rainbow Dash has selflessly agreed to give Scootaloo a wing-up on Flight School with a few lessons. Twilight Sparkle, however, has her doubts...

    The Incredibly Dense Mind Of Rainbow Dash by Chengar Qordath

    Rainbow Dash struggles to figure out why Pinkie Pie keeps acting weird and seems so happy about spending Hearts and Hooves Day hanging out with her, while also puzzling over the fact that Cloud Kicker and Blossomforth seem to be going out of their way to help Rainbow and Pinkie enjoy the day.

    Everypony Loves Rainbow by WaferThin

    Future Wonderbolt, coolness incarnate, and all-around awesome. Is it any surprise that everypony wants a piece of Rainbow Dash? Not that she wants anypony to take a piece, mind you. All she wants to do is live her life. That's something she finds pretty hard to do when everypony she meets falls in love with her on sight, though... A day-in-the-life story about an awesome pony in a crazy world.

    Keeping Your Hooves On The Ground by InsertAuthorHere

    The Cutie Mark Crusaders ask Rainbow Dash and Fluttershy about what happened just after the events of the Cutie Mark Chronicles; specifically, what happened to Fluttershy and Rainbow Dash immediately after the race. Reluctantly, Dash and Fluttershy delve into a tale. A tale of a young Fluttershy's amazement at the world she had landed upon, and a filly Dash's desperate quest to save her from that most evil of places: THE GROUND.

    Trains, Carriages and Airships by JohnPerry

    If necessity is the mother of all invention, then assumption is the mother of all screw-ups. And there's no worse time to be making assumptions than when you're traveling - especially when what should have been a simple overnight ride turns into a three day trip from hell.

    A Million Things to Do by AbsoluteAnonymous

    Pinkie Pie comes to Rainbow Dash with shocking news; the world is going to end, and they have a million things to do before it does. Although Rainbow Dash agrees to play along, she obviously doesn't take her seriously... but as the day goes by, the true meaning of Pinkie's warning becomes clear.

    Double Rainbow by theworstwriter

    Rainbow Dash seems to be losing her mind, forgetting entire encounters and continually saying things that don't make any sense. Scootaloo gets to see Dash twice as much as she'd ever expected. Twilight Sparkle slips into full on-hermit mode. Applejack just wants answers... and to be with Rainbow Dash. There's a double rainbow. What does it mean? It's so bright, so vivid....

    Opposites Absolutely Do NOT Attract! by Drizzle Quill

    Twilight is outraged by the fact Rainbow Dash has begun shipping Daring Do and Ahuizotl.

    Certain Advantages by The Descendant

    It's Sisterhooves Social time again. This year, Dash catches wind of two new competitors and gets Spike to bet on the race. When her team is revealed to be a rather famous set of siblings, it looks like poor Spike will be her slave for a week! However, due to a team of masseurs, a minor invasion, unfortunate addictions, and dubious barrel components, victory might not be as near as she thinks...

    The Adventuring Type by Cold in Gardez

    Ponyville has grown boring for Rainbow Dash. Sometimes, an entire week will pass between monster attacks. What's a mare of action to do when her neighbors are all celebrating apples and hard work? When the weather bureau insists on gentle showers and sunny days, instead of something more exciting? She has to find adventure, obviously. And when an airship captained by a pegasus pony flies through Ponyville one lazy summer day, dragging a flying iceberg behind him, Rainbow Dash realizes this might be the opportunity she's been waiting for. But nopony said adventuring was easy.

    Scrambled Eggs And Mashed Potatoes by HoofBitingActionOverload

    Rainbow Dash charges into Rarity's boutique and announces that she's going on a date. However, when questioned, Rainbow Dash refuses to reveal who her date is. Rarity suspects something is amiss and decides to secretly follow Dash. But what Rarity uncovers is so bizarre, she will never be able to look at her friend, or herself, the same way ever again.


    A Bluebird's Song by Ardensfax

    Every rising star must eventually fall. Rainbow Dash is locked in a struggle against her own past, and with the help of Twilight is about to make a discovery that will change the way she flies forever. But what will she lose in the process?

    Not Unless You Mean It by Donny’s Boy

    Pinkie Pie's crush on Rainbow Dash is possibly the worst-kept secret in all Equestria. Rainbow doesn't really pay it much attention, though, until Fluttershy asks her to make an important promise. It sounds easy enough to keep ... but a promise, like love, is often harder and more complicated than it first appears.

    Rainbow Dash's Best Plan Ever by Cloudy Skies

    On the eve of Nightmare Night, Rainbow Dash is finally poised to enact her dastardly, clever and awesome plan. The goal? To scare Pinkie Pie right into her embrace so she can admit that she fancies her. Saying things do not go according to plan is probably redundant.

    Where Earth Meets Sky by Cloudy Skies

    Something is definitely up around here. Applejack and Fluttershy have been spending a lot of time together without the rest of the gang. Well, Rainbow Dash is on to them! In fact, she is sure this is the no-good friend-stealing Applejack's doing, and she will not stand for this - whatever this is. Also, Rainbow Dash wears a corn hat.

    Appledashery by Just Essay

    Rainbow Dash has it all: a life of mystery and suspense, ups and downs, adventure and calamity. As time goes by, she finds herself swiftly becoming the most daring, awesome pegasus in all of Equestria. She would gladly give it all up, though, just for a chance to tell Applejack how much she loves her.

    …But The Kitchen Sink by Dubs Rewatcher

    Rainbow Dash was just cruising through life, one cupcake at a time. However, after a freak encounter in the kitchens of Sugarcube Corner, the pegasus finds herself faced with something she's never encountered before: love. However, this is not your average love story. For you see, the object of her affection isn't some handsome stallion with a windswept mane and gorgeous abs. No; her love is a sink. Now, Rainbow must face the challenges that come with love, all while learning to deal with strange urges, teething children, and dresses.

    The Games We Play by AbsoluteAnonymous

    There's been another sighting of the mysterious Mare Do Well...but this time, all of Rainbow Dash's friends plead ignorance, insisting that they've put aside their costumes for good. Rainbow Dash is determined to uncover the masked mare's true identity before she's humiliated yet again, but this time around, the vigilante seems especially interested in her as well. Will Rainbow Dash be able to solve the mystery before the culprit takes the hoax too far? Or is she in danger of losing not only her mind, but her heart?

    Third Time's A Charm by RazedRainbow 

    In the heat of the moment, some ponies have a habit of letting things out. Sometimes they are minor things that most just shrug off and forget about in a matter of milliseconds. Sometimes they are things that, once revealed, shake the very foundation of their existence. Rarity's latest revelation falls into the latter.

    Those Blue Wings by Tchernobog

    A short trip to Canterlot with Rainbow Dash and Applejack is the perfect opportunity for Twilight to test out her new long-distance Teleportation spell. But a nasty cold dashes the hopes of a quick trip, and makes the spell disappear in smoke: instead of arriving in Canterlot, the three find themselves in the nearby Everfree Forest, and discover that their location is not the only thing that went wrong. While Rainbow has exchanged her wings and tail for a straw blond frond, Applejack has acquired a rainbow tail as well as a pair of strong, blue wings. While Twilight attempts to find a spell to return the body parts to their rightful owners, the others must attempt to deal with this situation... and with their changing feelings.

    To Perytonia by Cloudy Skies

    By royal request, Rainbow Dash, Fluttershy and Rarity travel to far-off Perytonia to establish ties between Equestria and a strange new people. Plunged deep into an alien culture with its own history, understanding the native peryton is only part of the challenge. As Rainbow Dash discovers, navigating her own relationship with her oldest friend may be harder still. A season two story.

    Vanilla Twilight by Quillery

    Rainbow Dash is many things. Awesome, radical, amazing, and at least twenty percent cooler than any other pony in Equestria. She is also lost, lonely and uncertain. Not that anypony else would know. During the day she is everything everypony expects her to be: she is fast, daring, and adventurous, but when the sun goes down, she is left alone with her thoughts. Tired of simply yearning for something more, she sets out on a night of soul searching and stumbles onto a friend in need, and maybe, underneath the vanilla twilight, she finds something more.

    Pick Me Up At Seven by Jondor

    “Hey RD! Come pick me up at the ’Acres at seven. We’re goin’ on a date tonight.” “What?!” Applejack seems determined, Rainbow Dash tries to catch up.

    Treating Her Right by Rated Ponystar

    Applejack has always had a secret dream, one that some ponies would find strange for the tomboyish farmer. She's always wanted somepony to treat her to a special romantic night, while being treated like a real lady. Turns out all she had to do was have a certain rainbow-maned pegasus catch her in a dress. Such an awkward moment will lead them to a night neither will ever forget.

    Confessions and Considerations by BronyNeumo

    In the wake of a fun performance turned dramatic, two mares weigh their feelings for one another. In a sea of internal doubt and external crisis, might two struggling souls meet and find happiness together?

    Does Rainbow Dash Love Me? by Some Person

    I love Rainbow Dash. I've loved her for so long. But now she's been around less and less. At first I was okay, but things are getting worse. Now I need to know the answer. The answer to the question I'm hesitant to find an answer for.

    I Might Have Been

    I might have been the most famous pegasus in all of Equestria, maybe the entire world. I might have revolutionized the world of flight, or had my name etched into the main street in Canterlot. I might have been so much different, but what I got instead... I wouldn't trade it for anything.

    Spring Is Dumb by HoofBitingActionOverload

    Rainbow Dash knows one thing for sure, she is definitely not a barbarous, uncivilized dolt who doesn't know polite conversation from a hippopotamus's rear end. And also that she's definitely not the one who's wrong. Rarity is wrong. Rainbow Dash is absolutely, totally, a hundred percent sure of it. But then why did Rainbow just buy a wagon load of apology bouquets?

    Testing The Waters by Cynewulf

    Twilight has never been interested in romance, at least not for herself. But a rather flustered epiphany changes that and now she must try and work out what it is, exactly, that she feels for her athletic friend, Rainbow Dash. A friend she's convinced would never like her back in the same way. It's going to take a bit of courage to measure the degree of her affections and to test the waters... but perhaps it'll be worth it.

    Flying High, Falling Hard by soundslikeponies

    When Rainbow Dash crashes into the library one too many times, Twilight ends up helping her train for the upcoming Best Young Flier Competition.

    Lost Time by bookplayer

    Rainbow Dash can’t wait for her first date with Applejack; they always have an awesome time hanging out, and a relationship just means there are even more physical activities they can try together. So when the dumb zap apple harvest postpones their date, she decides it’s the zap apples that are going to have to change their plans. Equestria should know by now that wild, ancient magic is no match for Rainbow Dash, especially when she might get laid. Everything is going according to plan, until she crashes. Or, rather, until she wakes up after crashing and fifteen years have gone by. Fifteen years during which she seems to have been a very busy pony. Now Rainbow Dash has to adjust to a life she never thought she wanted, and figure out if she’ll ever get to live the life that brought her here.


    For Every Answered Prayer by LunaUsesCaps

    After another stunt gone wrong, Rainbow finds herself cooped up in a hospital room again. But when she ends up getting roomed with a nine-year-old colt, her stay at Ponyville General takes a turn that's worth just a little more than reading a book about an archaeologist.

    Familiar by GaPJaxie

    Metal ponies tell their stories, Scientists in laboratories, Lay the wire, mount the brain, Mount their hips, teach them pain. Teach them fear of revolution, Internalize the evolution. Set their ruin on the throne, Until their chains become their own. Palaces and hollow eyes, To the Masters goes the prize. And if this act should be maligned: "For the good of ponykind."

    Just Give Me A Reason by SleepIsForTheWeak

    She waited for Rarity’s face to bloom into softness, the way it always did when Rainbow made some big romantic gesture like this. Rarity’s face stayed impassive. But she smiled. It was a smile that was reserved and slightly tired—barely genuine. The warmth in it was quiet, self-contained. And that’s when Rainbow’s entire world came crashing down. She did not need her any longer.

    My Little Dashie by ROBCakeran53

    When your life is as dull a gray as the world that surrounds you, the mundanities can make it all seem meaningless. Sometimes all we need is a little color -- or six -- to reintroduce us to what truly makes life worth living.

    Somewhere Only We Know by Patchwork Poltergeist

    Every night in a little stable just outside of town, the mare lays down to sleep. And every night she has the same dream about her and her friends.

    Shine by The Descendant

    "Her parents hadn’t come close to telling us what had happened. As I read her newest letter I couldn't believe what she was telling me. This kid hadn’t 'had an accident'… this kid, damn, this kid had been buckin' broken... she’d been broken…"

    Faster by Einhander

    Ponies get older over time. They slow down. This is a part of life. But Rarity, Twilight, Applejack, Fluttershy and Pinkie Pie can keep pursuing their dreams as they get older. Rainbow Dash can't. This is her last chance to be a Wonderbolt, and despite working her tail off, she's not getting any better. In fact, she's getting slower. She just wants things to be fair. She wants one last chance to achieve her dream. She wants to be faster. This is what happens when she gets her wish.

    First by Winston

    When Rainbow Dash makes a startling revelation to Twilight Sparkle, it sparks a serious discussion about painful events in the past, what the future holds, and self-realization and the nature of destiny.

    To The Wind by shortskirtsandexplosions

    Scootaloo has always looked up to Rainbow Dash as a mentor or an older sister. So, when Rainbow Dash promises to give Scootaloo flying lessons one afternoon, it makes the little filly's entire day. The sad thing about promises, though: just like bodies in gravity, they can shatter.

    Where You Can't Follow by AbsoluteAnonymous

    When an earth pony befriends a pegasus, there are some places they can't follow.

    Wonderbolt by WovenWord

    I have something I want to tell you. It's a very simple thing. A short little phrase. I wonder if it still matters, though, in a world like this. It matters to me, but I'd like to know if it'll matter to you.

    II by adcoon

    When Rainbow Dash called for help on her dying breath, she never imagined she would be rescued twice at once. Now she is neither dead nor alive, and she definitely doesn't remember wearing all six Elements ... Rainbow Dash is divided, and she doesn't have much time. To save herself and her friends she may have to convince them to give up the Magic of Friendship, or she can fight ... but how does one fight destiny?

    Rain Without Rainbows by Leoshi

    Driven by her dreams of fame, Rainbow Dash makes a wish that earns her the skill she needs. But the price she pays for that wish is more than what she, or her friends, can bear.


    Closer to Heaven by Garnot

    The Great Crystal War has raged for a year now. In that time, it has already claimed immeasurable lives, reduced parts of Equestria to ruin, and brought nothing but misery to everyone. In the middle of this conflict, two best friends are reunited under the worst possible circumstances. This is their story of Survival, Sacrifice, and Friendship.

    The Pony in my Pocket by BaroqueNexus

    War is war. There is no in-between. In the midst of chaos and death, sometimes incredible stories surface in the military community. And sometimes, the story becomes the reality. Corporal Ben Wolfe of the 13th Army Expeditionary Unit shouldn't be alive, but he is. He's alive because of his daughter. He's alive because of Rainbow Dash. He's alive because of the pony in his pocket. But a plastic toy won't save you forever. A plastic pony can't go back to your family to tell them your fate. Who, then, will be with Wolfe when the end comes? The pony in his pocket?

    The Wrong Side Of Tomorrow by Pascoite

    Scootaloo only wants to spend her birthday with her idol. Rainbow Dash would normally love to accommodate her, but… she doesn't want to talk about it. So nopony'd better ask.

    By Blood Or Choice by Krickis

    Rainbow Dash is the best. She's consistently at the top of her class and is the envy of all her peers. Things only get better when Fluttershy finally starts visiting Cloudsdale again after being gone for months. Except she must not be good enough yet, because they still don't notice her.

    Disgraced by HoofBitingActionOverload

    When it is suspected that Rainbow Dash cheated her way into her position in the Wonderbolts, her life is shattered. Rejected and ashamed, she returns home to her friends, where Pinkie Pie is left to pick up the pieces.