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

Penname:GRITS in Misery ()
Member Since:2009.10.18
Website:grittyfic.livejournal.com
A fan of the Doctor since he first hit US shores in the late 70s. A computer geek, a mom, and occasionally a writer.
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Stories by GRITS in Misery [52] Favorite Stories and Series [0] Favorite Authors [0]
Candlelight Bath by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 0]
A missing scene from "The King's Demons." The Doctor has a bath before attending the dinner where the Master is revealed.
Fifth Doctor - - None - Drabble, Missing Scene, Series, Slash, Vignette
Characters: None
Open: No

Farringham by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 0]
The Master de-ages himself and travels back to 1913 to "play" with the human John Smith.
Tenth Doctor - - BDSM, Explicit Sex, Swearing - Alternate Universe, Series, Slash
Characters: None
Open: Yes

Played by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 0]
The Master finds someone who can help him build the Toclafane.
Fourth Doctor, Tenth Doctor - - Explicit Sex - Angst, Character Study, Het, Missing Scene, Series
Characters: None
Open: No

Stories
Bashō by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 1]
The Doctor and the Master share a fondness for a certain poet.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, General, Poetry, Standalone, Vignette
Characters: The Doctor (10th), The Master (Simm)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.25 - Updated: 2009.10.25 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 101

Artistic by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 0]
He might be a wee bit infatuated.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Standalone, Vignette
Characters: Martha Jones, The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.19 - Updated: 2009.10.20 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 99

Bad Impression by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 0]
There's an intruder in the TARDIS.
Multi-Era - All Ages - None - Drabble, General, Humor, Standalone, Vignette
Characters: The Doctor (10th), The Doctor (5th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.19 - Updated: 2009.10.20 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 104

Bearded Masters Appreciation Society by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 0]
He gets by with a little help from himself.
Multi-Era - Teen - Swearing - Drabble, Humor, PWP, Slash
Characters: The Doctor (2nd), The Doctor (3rd), The Master (Ainley), The Master (Delgado)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.19 - Updated: 2009.10.19 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 104

Behind the Lock by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 2]
The Master deals with the consequences of his actions in The End of Time Part 2.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Drabble, General, Introspection, Vignette
Characters: Other Character(s), The Master (Simm)
Series: None
Published: 2010.01.31 - Updated: 2010.02.01 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 104

Blinded Me with Science by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 1]
The Master finds someone to help him build the Toclafane.
Fourth Doctor, Tenth Doctor - Adult - Explicit Sex, Non-Con - Angst, Character Study, Het, Series
Characters: Lucy Saxon, Nyssa, The Doctor (10th), The Master (Simm)
Series: Played
Published: 2009.10.20 - Updated: 2009.10.21 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 910

Candlelight Bath by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 1]
Missing scene from "The King's Demons." The Doctor has a bath before the dinner where the Master is revealed.
Fifth Doctor - Teen - None - Humor, Missing Scene, Romance, Series, Slash, Vignette
Characters: The Doctor (5th), The Master (Ainley)
Series: Candlelight Bath
Published: 2009.10.21 - Updated: 2009.10.21 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 104

Closet by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 0]
The Doctor and the Master are hiding.
Third Doctor - Teen - None - Drabble, Humor, Slash, Standalone, Vignette
Characters: The Doctor (3rd), The Master (Delgado)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.25 - Updated: 2009.10.25 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 109

Collaboration by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 0]
The Doctor bathes; the Master helps.
Fifth Doctor - Teen - None - Drabble, Fluff, Humor, Missing Scene, Slash
Characters: The Doctor (5th), The Master (Ainley)
Series: Candlelight Bath
Published: 2009.10.21 - Updated: 2009.10.21 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 110

Dancing Lesson by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 0]
Why the Doctor knows how to dance "backwards."
First Doctor, Other Doctors - All Ages - None - Character Study, Fluff, Romance, Slash, Standalone, Vignette
Characters: The Doctor (1st), The Master (Other)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.20 - Updated: 2009.10.21 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 2106

Digging the Pit by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 2]
A trap must be laid and baited before it can be sprung -- the de-aged Master goes to work on John Smith in 1913.
Tenth Doctor - Adult - BDSM, Explicit Sex - Alternate Universe, Series, Slash
Characters: The Doctor (10th), The Master (Simm)
Series: Farringham
Published: 2009.10.20 - Updated: 2009.10.21 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1733

Don't Look Now... by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 2]
The Doctor and the Master disagree over the latter's findings.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Alternate Universe, Drabble, Humor, Standalone, Vignette
Characters: The Doctor (10th), The Master (Simm)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.21 - Updated: 2009.10.21 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 102

Fairy Tale by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 1]
"Castrovalva" retold.
Fifth Doctor - All Ages - None - Angst, Character Study, Drabble, Introspection, Standalone, Vignette
Characters: Nyssa, Tegan Jovanka, The Doctor (5th), The Master (Ainley)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.25 - Updated: 2009.10.25 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: No - Word Count: 103

Farming by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 0]
If the Master can't have his new empire, he'll destroy Earth.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Drabble, Drama, General, Introspection, Standalone, Vignette
Characters: The Doctor (10th), The Master (Simm)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.21 - Updated: 2009.10.21 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 100

First Night by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 0]
There've been a lot of firsts for Gwen lately.
Torchwood - All Ages - None - Drabble, Drama, General, Introspection, Standalone
Characters: Gwen Cooper, Jack Harkness, Suzie Costello
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.19 - Updated: 2009.10.20 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 104

Five on Top by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 1]
The Doctor is tired of the Master's machinations.
Fifth Doctor - Adult - BDSM, Explicit Sex, Non-Con - PWP, Slash, Standalone
Characters: The Doctor (5th), The Master (Ainley)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.20 - Updated: 2009.10.21 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 4253

Flames by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 0]
The Doctor's bath is finished, but the Master's just getting started.
Fifth Doctor - Teen - None - Drabble, Missing Scene, Series, Slash, Vignette
Characters: The Doctor (5th), The Master (Ainley)
Series: Candlelight Bath
Published: 2009.10.21 - Updated: 2009.10.22 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 101

Flammable by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 0]
Seduction on a rug in front of the fire.
Fifth Doctor - Adult - Explicit Sex - Drabble, Missing Scene, PWP, Series, Slash, Vignette
Characters: The Doctor (5th), The Master (Ainley)
Series: Candlelight Bath
Published: 2009.10.21 - Updated: 2009.10.22 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 100

For Everything, a Reason by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 2]
For a Seven Deadly Sins challenge -- Sloth.
Torchwood - All Ages - None - Drabble, General, Introspection, Standalone
Characters: Ianto Jones
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.18 - Updated: 2009.10.19 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 90

I Can See for Miles by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 0]
The Master tires of his latest toy.
Fourth Doctor, Tenth Doctor - Adult - None - Angst, Het, Missing Scene, Series
Characters: Jack Harkness, Lucy Saxon, Nyssa, Other Character(s), Other Character(s), The Doctor (10th), The Master (Simm)
Series: Played
Published: 2009.10.20 - Updated: 2009.10.21 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1839

It's Cold Outside by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 2]
Jack and Ianto discuss the weather.
Torchwood - All Ages - None - Drabble, Fluff, General, Humor, Standalone, Vignette
Characters: Ianto Jones, Jack Harkness
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.19 - Updated: 2009.10.20 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 107

Legends by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 1]
Sometime after the Time War, the Doctor considers the members of his race who started it all.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, Drabble, General, Introspection, Standalone
Characters: Other Character(s), The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.20 - Updated: 2009.10.20 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 102

Merlin by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 0]
Arthur Pendragon's having a little trouble with his half-sister, and asks for his wizard's help.
Third Doctor - All Ages - None - Action/Adventure, Character Study, Crossover, Slash, Standalone
Characters: Other Character(s), The Doctor (3rd), The Master (Delgado)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.20 - Updated: 2009.10.21 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 3674

Message in a Bottle by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 0]
The Doctor awakens from a post-coital nap.
Fifth Doctor - Teen - None - Drabble, Humor, Missing Scene, Series, Slash, Vignette
Characters: The Doctor (5th), The Master (Ainley)
Series: Candlelight Bath
Published: 2009.10.21 - Updated: 2009.10.22 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 98

Misplaced by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 0]
The Doctor's lost a key.
Tenth Doctor - Teen - BDSM - Alternate Universe, Drabble, Humor, Slash, Standalone, Vignette
Characters: The Doctor (10th), The Master (Simm)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.21 - Updated: 2009.10.22 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 101

Neither of Them Could Resist by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 2]
A shape-changing robot is a terrible temptation.
Fifth Doctor - Adult - Explicit Sex - Character Study, Drabble, Humor, Missing Scene, PWP, Slash, Vignette
Characters: Kamelion, The Doctor (5th), The Master (Ainley)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.19 - Updated: 2009.10.20 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 210

Oh, Behave! by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 0]
Movie night in the TARDIS.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Fluff, General, Humor, Standalone, Vignette
Characters: The Doctor (10th), The Master (Simm)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.25 - Updated: 2009.10.26 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 367

On the Nature of Whirlwinds by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 2]
Martha's tired of the destruction caused by the Time Lords she knows, and goes off on a bit of a rant.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, General, Standalone
Characters: Martha Jones, Other Character(s), The Doctor (10th), The Master (Simm)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.25 - Updated: 2009.10.26 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 386

One Too Many by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 1]
Tell us another one, Jack.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Drabble, General, Humor, Standalone, Vignette
Characters: Jack Harkness, Martha Jones, The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.18 - Updated: 2009.10.19 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 99

Oyster by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 1]
Why the Doctor would rather travel with the Master (Post S3 AU) than anyone else.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Alternate Universe, Character Study, Drabble, General, Standalone, Vignette
Characters: The Doctor (10th), The Master (Simm)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.25 - Updated: 2009.10.25 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 104

Perilous Perch by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 1]
Gwen is stuck in a delicate position.
Torchwood - All Ages - None - Drabble, General, Humor, Standalone, Vignette
Characters: Gwen Cooper, Ianto Jones, Myfanwy, Owen Harper, Toshiko Sato
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.19 - Updated: 2009.10.19 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 103

Perspective by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 0]
Threat is in the eye of the beholder.
Fifth Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, Drabble, General, Standalone, Vignette
Characters: Peri Brown, The Master (Ainley)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.19 - Updated: 2009.10.19 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 101

Practice by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 1]
The Master brags about a trial run of Archangel.
Third Doctor, Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, General, Missing Scene, Standalone, Vignette
Characters: Cliff Jones, Jo Grant, The Doctor (10th), The Doctor (3rd), The Master (Delgado), The Master (Simm)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.25 - Updated: 2009.10.25 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 320

Re-entry by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 0]
The Master always returns.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, Drabble, Introspection, Standalone, Vignette
Characters: The Doctor (10th), The Master (Simm)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.25 - Updated: 2009.10.27 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 100

Replacement by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 1]
For a Seven Deadly Sins challenge -- Envy. Spoilers for S1 through "They Keep Killing Susie."
Torchwood - Teen - None - Character Study, Drabble, Introspection, Standalone
Characters: Gwen Cooper, Owen Harper, Suzie Costello
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.18 - Updated: 2009.10.19 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 97

Short-lived by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 1]
Jack makes a resolution.
Torchwood - Teen - None - Character Study, Drabble, Introspection, Slash, Standalone
Characters: Ianto Jones, Jack Harkness
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.19 - Updated: 2009.10.20 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 102

Singing in Showers by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 0]
The Master pops in on the Doctor. At a bad time. Or is it?
Third Doctor - Teen - None - Drabble, Humor, Slash, Standalone, Vignette
Characters: The Doctor (3rd), The Master (Delgado)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.21 - Updated: 2009.10.22 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 98

Small Voice by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 0]
For a Seven Deadly Sins challenge -- Greed. Spoilers through S1 "They Keep Killing Susie."
Torchwood - All Ages - None - Character Study, Drabble, General, Introspection, Standalone
Characters: Gwen Cooper, Ianto Jones, Jack Harkness, Other Character(s), Suzie Costello
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.18 - Updated: 2009.10.19 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 99

Springing the Trap by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 4]
A de-aged Master plays games with the human John Smith in 1913.
Tenth Doctor - Adult - BDSM, Explicit Sex - Alternate Universe, Series, Slash
Characters: Joan Redfern, The Doctor (10th), The Master (Simm)
Series: Farringham
Published: 2009.10.20 - Updated: 2009.10.21 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 3869

Stepping Out by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 0]
The team goes undercover to acquire alien technology.
Torchwood - Teen - Swearing - Drabble, General, Humor, Standalone, Vignette
Characters: Gwen Cooper, Ianto Jones, Jack Harkness, Owen Harper
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.18 - Updated: 2009.10.19 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 107

Summon by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 2]
The Doctor knows what Donna's ring is for.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Drabble, General, Humor, Standalone, Vignette
Characters: Donna Noble, The Doctor (10th), The Master (Simm)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.21 - Updated: 2009.10.21 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 105

Teach Me by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 2]
For a "Seduction Lessons" challenge. Ianto has knowledge Tosh wants.
Torchwood - All Ages - None - Character Study, Drabble, Fluff, General, Standalone, Vignette
Characters: Ianto Jones, Jack Harkness, Toshiko Sato
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.18 - Updated: 2009.10.19 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 104

Testing by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 2]
The Doctor tries to use the Archangel Network during The Year That Wasn't.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Drabble, General, Humor, Missing Scene, Vignette
Characters: Francine Jones, Other Character(s), The Doctor (10th), The Master (Simm)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.25 - Updated: 2009.10.26 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 99

The Game Ends by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 1]
When it comes to a whole species, the last one standing is the loser.
Multi-Era - All Ages - None - Angst, Character Study, Drabble, Drama, General, Introspection, Standalone
Characters: The Doctor (10th), The Doctor (1st), The Doctor (3rd), The Master (Ainley), The Master (Simm)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.18 - Updated: 2009.10.19 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 100

The Same Thing Happens Every Time by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 1]
What happens whenever the Doctor and the Master meet?
Multi-Era - Teen - BDSM - Character Study, Drabble, PWP, Slash, Standalone, Vignette
Characters: The Doctor (Unspecified), The Master (author created), Unspecified Companion
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.18 - Updated: 2009.10.19 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 92

The Unexpected by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 3]
That package wasn't there last night.
Third Doctor - All Ages - None - General, Standalone, Vignette
Characters: The Doctor (3rd)
Series: None
Published: 2010.07.07 - Updated: 2010.07.08 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 601

Tosh's Demons by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 1]
Jack discovers that Tosh has a little help.
Torchwood - All Ages - None - Drabble, General, Humor
Characters: Jack Harkness, Toshiko Sato
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.19 - Updated: 2009.10.20 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 107

Unknown by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 2]
For a "Resistance" challenge. I will not be known.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, Drabble, General, Introspection, Standalone
Characters: The Doctor (10th), The Master (Simm)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.18 - Updated: 2009.10.19 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 107

What Might Have Been by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 0]
If Jo Grant were brought in before Liz Shaw’s departure, to be “trained”.
Third Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, Drabble, Standalone, Vignette
Characters: Jo Grant, Liz Shaw
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.20 - Updated: 2009.10.20 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 99

What's in a Name? by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 0]
For a "Here we go again" challenge. You know they've had this conversation before. Spoilers though New-Who S3E12.
Multi-Era - All Ages - None - Character Study, Drabble, Standalone
Characters: The Doctor (10th), The Doctor (1st), The Master (Other), The Master (Simm)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.18 - Updated: 2009.10.20 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 100

Whose Demon? by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 1]
What would have happened if the Master caught the Doctor messing with his TARDIS in "The King's Demons"?
Fifth Doctor - Adult - BDSM, Explicit Sex - Missing Scene, Slash
Characters: Other Character(s), Tegan Jovanka, The Doctor (5th), The Master (Ainley), Turlough
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.20 - Updated: 2009.10.21 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 3179

Wings by GRITS in Misery [Reviews - 0]
The Master met something far more powerful than a Time Lord, and must deal with the consequences of trying to master it.
Third Doctor - All Ages - None - Drabble, Drama, General, Introspection, Standalone, Vignette
Characters: Jo Grant, The Doctor (3rd), The Sea Devils
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.25 - Updated: 2009.10.25 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 99



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