A Teaspoon And An Open Mind: A Doctor Who Fan Fiction Archive

Reviews For Chance Meetings

Howlcastle2007.03.28 - 04:07AM4: In the Infirmary ISigned
Loving the interaction between the Doctor and River, and also the mirroring actions or Rose/Jack and Mal/Simon. Am intriqued as to where you are leading us storywise too. Always a good think ;)

Author's Response: Thanks again! I think you\'ll like where it\'s going when we get there . . .

HonorH2007.03.05 - 05:57PM4: In the Infirmary ISigned
Uh-oh! *laugh* I'm afraid there's already a segment in my own crossover in which Nine takes a tour through River's brain, but you'll be glad to know it's quite different. I liked this, especially the part about the big, scary monster offering tea and dumplings. Isn't that just the Doctor?

Author's Response: Y\'see, y\'see! -- this is why I\'m, er, abstaining from the other crossover fics; there are some things like the River-brain-tour that are just *begging* to happen . . . Can\'t wait to read your version, BTW! :) Glad you liked mine . . .

gwynhefar2007.03.05 - 11:09AM4: In the Infirmary ISigned
Oh wow. Will we find out what imagery River has in her mind? I have some ideas, but anything that can horrify the Doctor like that must be truly horrible. I like River's characterisation of him too. There's something comforting about knowing what he *can* do to you and also that he'll never do it. At least not to you.

Author's Response: I\'m trying to decide how much of the imagery to give away (at least, of what I had in mind) and how much to leave up to the reader (since people are usually best at conjuring what disturbs *them* most, if you keep the descriptions vague, and that allows them to \"tailor\" the story to their own feelings, as it were). And the Doc an be a genuinely scary person all right -- but fortunately, he\'s one of the good guys, and is selective about who he gets scary *at*. :D

Sinful_Deception2007.03.05 - 02:13AM4: In the Infirmary ISigned
I still love this. I will continue to love this. And I'm so happy you're continuing it. I've read every chapter more than once [Yes. I do get a little obsessed, and in my experience there are usually things you pick up on in the second or third round, that you don't in the first.] Everytime you update I get a little excited. *blink* Not a little. Very. Yes. Very. [I talk to much. Whoops.] Anyways, I love River, you capture her distinct personality and voice so well. And Mal's as well. Hope to see more of this soon! ^^;

Author's Response: Wow, I\'m blushing, thanks! More of River to come, FWIW . . . :)

Doctor Who and its accoutrements are the property of the BBC, and we obviously don't have any right to them. Any and all crossover characters belong to their respective creators. Alas no one makes any money from this site, and it's all done out of love for a cheap-looking sci-fi show. All fics are property of their individual authors. Archival at this site should not be taken to constitute automatic archive rights elsewhere, and authors should be contacted individually to arrange further archiving. Despite occasional claims otherwise, The Blessed St Lalla Ward is not officially recognised by the Catholic Church. Yet.

Script for this archive provided by eFiction. Contact our archivists at help@whofic.com. Please read our Terms of Service and Submission Guidelines.