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

Penname:Aris Merquoni ()
Member Since:2006.10.20
Website:http://archiveofourown.org/users/ArisTGD
Well, I certainly should stop describing myself as a "new fan" here, shouldn't I?

I'm a mostly Classic Who fan with a passing familiarity with the new series. Most of my new stuff is available on the AO3.
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Stories by Aris Merquoni [5] Favorite Stories and Series [33] Favorite Authors [3]
Family Histories by Amy Wolf [Reviews - 0]
Everyone has their story.
First Doctor - - None - None
Characters: None
Open: No

Stories
"Yeah, I know what an allegory is," said Ace. by merripestin [Reviews - 22]
There once was a man who married goldfish. (lj:dw100 love challenge)
Seventh Doctor - All Ages - None - Drabble, General
Characters: Ace McShane, The Doctor (7th)
Series: None
Published: 2003.10.09 - Updated: 2003.10.09 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 100

. . . Who Burned Like Starfire by Nemo the Everbeing [Reviews - 21]
On her birthday, Ace receives two gifts: one intentional and one not.
Seventh Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, General, Introspection, Vignette
Characters: Ace McShane, The Doctor (7th), The TARDIS
Series: None
Published: 2006.05.31 - Updated: 2006.05.31 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 2314

A Shot of Redemption by The Blue Fenix [Reviews - 7]
Can Mike Yates live with himself after betraying friends and country?
Third Doctor - All Ages - None - Angst, Character Study, General
Characters: None
Series: None
Published: 2007.04.30 - Updated: 2007.04.30 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1044

A Trump Lead by Sheila Adamson [Reviews - 5]
The Doctor treats Mel to a lesson in probabilities and card play.
Seventh Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, General
Characters: Mel Bush, The Doctor (7th)
Series: None
Published: 2005.09.27 - Updated: 2005.09.27 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 2787

A Wicked Goldfish by VMG [Reviews - 6]
Susan likes Barbara. Barbara likes fish paste sandwiches.
First Doctor - Teen - None - Angst, Femslash
Characters: Barbara Wright, Ian Chesterton, Susan Foreman, The Doctor (1st)
Series: None
Published: 2006.09.15 - Updated: 2006.10.10 - Chapters: 4 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 8544

Back Home by Van Donovan [Reviews - 16]
Turlough returns to Earth, not entirely of his own volition, and finds that while some things have changed, some are exactly the same. (Turlough/Tegan primarily, Turlough/Owen briefly, Turlough/various others/implied)
Fifth Doctor, Torchwood - Adult - Explicit Sex, Swearing - Action/Adventure, Het, Slash
Characters: Gwen Cooper, Ianto Jones, Jack Harkness, Owen Harper, Tegan Jovanka, Toshiko Sato, Turlough
Series: None
Published: 2007.01.11 - Updated: 2007.01.16 - Chapters: 6 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 14923

Come Back To Tell You All (I Shall Tell You All) by amberite [Reviews - 19]
An overview of the Third Doctor's life, around the themes of his traumatic exile and his fashion sense. Some slash, adult content, but it's really more of a character study.
Third Doctor - Adult - Explicit Sex - Angst, Slash
Characters: Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, Liz Shaw, Sarah Jane Smith, The Doctor (3rd), UNIT
Series: None
Published: 2006.09.27 - Updated: 2006.09.27 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1602

Comes the Rain by eponymous_rose [Reviews - 9]
The world ends, and Susan is free.
First Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, Drama, Het, Vignette
Characters: Other Character(s), Susan Foreman, The Doctor (1st)
Series: None
Published: 2008.01.23 - Updated: 2008.01.23 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 791

Five Lives the Master Saved by eponymous_rose [Reviews - 7]
Justifying the means becomes academic when you live in a world of endings.
First Doctor - Teen - None - Action/Adventure, Character Study, Drama, General, Humor, Missing Scene
Characters: Jo Grant, Martha Jones, Susan Foreman, The Doctor (1st), The Doctor (3rd), The Master (Delgado), The Master (Other), The Master (Simm)
Series: None
Published: 2008.02.18 - Updated: 2008.02.18 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 3750

Five Times The Doctor Narrowly Avoided Certain Death (With The Help Of His Traveling Companions) by Biichan [Reviews - 10]
The Doctor gets by with a little help from his friends.
Third Doctor, Fourth Doctor, Fifth Doctor, Sixth Doctor, Seventh Doctor, Multi-Era - All Ages - None - Action/Adventure, Humor
Characters: Ace McShane, Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, Evelyn Smythe, Harry Sullivan, Hex Schofield, Sarah Jane Smith, Tegan Jovanka, The Androgums, The Doctor (3rd), The Doctor (4th), The Doctor (5th), The Doctor (6th), The Doctor (7th), The Mas
Series: None
Published: 2008.01.06 - Updated: 2008.01.07 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1689

Grounds for Annulment by Sub Rosa [Reviews - 35]
Peri marries an alien and deals with wedding-night expectations.
Sixth Doctor - Teen - None - General, Humor
Characters: Peri Brown, The Doctor (6th)
Series: None
Published: 2006.08.31 - Updated: 2006.08.31 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 4559

Harry and the Tuesday Girl by Amy Wolf [Reviews - 34]
He should know about nameless and eccentric by now.
Multi-Era - All Ages - None - Angst, Romance
Characters: Harry Sullivan, Jack Harkness, Sarah Jane Smith, The Doctor (Author-Created), The Sontarans
Series: Different This Time
Published: 2006.09.25 - Updated: 2006.10.01 - Chapters: 3 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 7855

Hidden Talents by Van Donovan [Reviews - 3]
Jo shows Benton some of her hidden talents. (Jo/Benton)
Third Doctor - Teen - None - Het
Characters: Jo Grant, Sergeant Benton
Series: None
Published: 2007.02.27 - Updated: 2007.02.27 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 455

Impound by blackmare [Reviews - 3]
World Cup week was bad enough without this.
Third Doctor - All Ages - Swearing - General
Characters: Other Character(s), The Doctor (3rd)
Series: None
Published: 2006.11.26 - Updated: 2006.11.26 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1080

Like Nobody's Watching by Andraste [Reviews - 24]
The Doctor has been dancing for a long time.
First Doctor, Second Doctor, Third Doctor, Fourth Doctor, Fifth Doctor, Sixth Doctor, Seventh Doctor, Eighth Doctor, Multi-Era - All Ages - None - Mixed
Characters: Barbara Wright, Barbara Wright, Ben Jackson, Ben Jackson, Ben Jackson, Charley Pollard, Charley Pollard, Charley Pollard, CRizz, CRizz, Evelyn Smythe, Evelyn Smythe, Ian Chesterton, Ian Chesterton, Jack Harkness, Jamie McCrimmon, Jamie McCrimmon
Series: None
Published: 2008.01.22 - Updated: 2008.01.22 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 5600

Lost Luggage and Lost Souls by Nemo the Everbeing [Reviews - 27]
Because listing bus stations as something you hate just begs writers to put you there. The Seventh Doctor and Ace join an odd cast of characters in time to get held hostage, and the Doctor remembers why he prefers saving worlds to smaller crises.
Seventh Doctor - Teen - Swearing - Action/Adventure, General
Characters: Ace McShane, Other Character(s), The Doctor (7th)
Series: None
Published: 2006.08.26 - Updated: 2006.08.29 - Chapters: 5 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 20338

Observation Interference by Van Donovan [Reviews - 4]
Leela runs away with the Doctor's nostalgia. (4/Leela, Leela/Jo, Doctor/Jo.)
Third Doctor, Fourth Doctor - All Ages - None - Femslash, Het
Characters: Jo Grant, Leela, Sergeant Benton, The Doctor (3rd), The Doctor (4th)
Series: None
Published: 2007.04.13 - Updated: 2007.04.13 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 2874

Problem Child by dblauvelt [Reviews - 10]
Returning Jamie and Zoe to their own time lines is harder than it first seems.
Second Doctor - All Ages - None - General, Humor
Characters: Zoe Herriot
Series: None
Published: 2005.09.08 - Updated: 2005.09.08 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 2752

Sunny and the Magic Box by Amy Wolf [Reviews - 11]
Sunny's read about wizards. They were never like this.
Other Doctors - All Ages - None - Action/Adventure, Drama, Humor
Characters: The Doctor (Author-Created), The TARDIS
Series: Different This Time
Published: 2007.06.27 - Updated: 2007.07.10 - Chapters: 7 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 13678

Sweet Sorrow by Alienist [Reviews - 3]
Peri stumbles across a box of memories.
Fifth Doctor - All Ages - General - Introspection, General
Characters: Peri Brown, The Doctor (5th)
Series: None
Published: 2007.05.06 - Updated: 2007.05.06 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 912

The Fate of the Earth Depends on It, Probably by Doyle [Reviews - 11]
[Black Books/Torchwood] A moment of madness on a certain internet auction site leads Torchwood to Manny’s door. Bernard is even less happy than usual.
Ninth Doctor - All Ages - None - Crossover, Mixed
Characters: Jack Harkness
Series: None
Published: 2006.10.04 - Updated: 2006.10.04 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 3227

The History of the Kings of Britain by livii [Reviews - 20]
Ancelyn and Bambera: happily ever after, with sword fights.
Seventh Doctor, Other Era - Teen - None - Het, Humor
Characters: Ancelyn, Bambera
Series: None
Published: 2007.03.11 - Updated: 2007.03.11 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1336

The Island of Secrets by C T Kirby [Reviews - 4]
The Doctor, Ian, and Barbara arrive on the Rell's Island, but what seems like a refugee camp is the setting for a strange mystery. Will the TARDIS crew discover the truth? (Set between "The Dalek Invasion of Earth" and "The Rescue.")
First Doctor - All Ages - General - Action/Adventure, General
Characters: The Doctor (1st), Barbara Wright, Ian Chesterton
Series: None
Published: 2005.11.06 - Updated: 2005.11.06 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: No - Word Count: 11695

The Nooks of Soho by VMG [Reviews - 9]
Barbara and Ian? Let's not kid ourselves. After life in the TARDIS, no one's that straight.
First Doctor - Adult - None - Angst, Femslash, Het, Slash
Characters: Barbara Wright, Ian Chesterton, Other Character(s)
Series: None
Published: 2006.10.05 - Updated: 2006.10.05 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 4311

The Sky Was Good For Flying by Doyle [Reviews - 11]
The Doctor trespasses on a royal garden and meets someone he didn’t expect to ever see again.
Sixth Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, General
Characters: Peri Brown, The Doctor (6th)
Series: None
Published: 2008.01.12 - Updated: 2008.01.12 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1883

The Tea Cosy of Rassilon by amberite [Reviews - 2]
It's the end. But the moment has been prepared for.
Other Doctors - All Ages - Swearing - None
Characters: Other Character(s), The Daleks, The Doctor (Other)
Series: None
Published: 2007.05.07 - Updated: 2007.05.07 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 745

Together, On This Same Earth by Biichan [Reviews - 12]
Once you've started traveling in time and space, things are never quite the same when you stop. Luckily, Victoria's new friend Martha understands this.
Second Doctor, Multi-Era, Tenth Doctor - Adult - Explicit Sex - Character Study, Femslash, Missing Scene
Characters: Barbara Wright, Ian Chesterton, Jamie McCrimmon, Martha Jones, Polly Wright, The Doctor (10th), Victoria Waterfield
Series: None
Published: 2008.02.02 - Updated: 2008.02.02 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 3891

Totem by DameRuth [Reviews - 14]
Peri learns that an ancient Earth concept can be successfully applied to the Doctor.
Sixth Doctor - All Ages - None - Series
Characters: Peri Brown, The Doctor (6th)
Series: Flotsam and Jetsam
Published: 2007.03.28 - Updated: 2007.03.28 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1407

Transit of Venus by LilacFree [Reviews - 13]
Who are you when you're not the man you used to be? Who created the Universe? And can a girl who was raised to be a human computer find happiness in a commune with a boy in a skirt and a Beatle in a gi?
Second Doctor - All Ages - None - None
Characters: Jamie McCrimmon, The Doctor (2nd), Zoe Herriot
Series: None
Published: 2006.10.11 - Updated: 2006.10.11 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 6054

Unbirthday by DameRuth [Reviews - 19]
Peri teaches the Doctor about a new holiday.
Sixth Doctor - All Ages - None - Series
Characters: Peri Brown, The Doctor (6th)
Series: Flotsam and Jetsam
Published: 2007.03.27 - Updated: 2007.03.27 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 3089

Vestigium Memoria (Traces of Memory) by Kesomon [Reviews - 4]
“Sometimes those traces of memory are all we have of those we’ve lost.” The Brigadier is hunting for coffee, while the Doctor’s nursing wounds. Written for the UNIT_family LJ ficathon.
Third Doctor - All Ages - None - Drama, General
Characters: Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, The Doctor (3rd)
Series: None
Published: 2007.02.08 - Updated: 2007.02.08 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1741



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