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

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Just Nessa being Nessa! An average artist and a writer, with a love for the strange, beautiful, and just plain out-there.
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Close to Home by MissNessarose [Reviews - 0]
The Doctor is many things, in many places, and many times. He goes back in time for a bit, and he visits those who dream the most-the children. Three parts that look back at the companions as children, and at their own children.
Multi-Era - - None - Character Study, Drabble, Fluff, General, Series
Characters: The Doctor (1st), The Doctor (2nd), The Doctor (3rd), The Doctor (4th), The Doctor (5th), The Doctor (6th), The Doctor (7th), The Doctor (8th), The Doctor (9th), The Doctor (10th), The Doctor (11th)
Open: No

Stories
And Something Blue by MissNessarose [Reviews - 0]
Sarah Jane's got her mother's veil, a brand new dress, and flowers from her aunt's garden. All she needs is something blue, and she crosses her fingers and hopes for the one blue thing she knows of: a police box. (#48, "Something Blue", in a series of 440 prompts)
Fourth Doctor - All Ages - Swearing - Drabble, Fluff, General, Humor, Hurt/Comfort
Characters: Harry Sullivan, Sarah Jane Smith, The Doctor (4th)
Series: None
Published: 2014.10.05 - Updated: 2014.10.05 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1480

Boiling Point by MissNessarose [Reviews - 0]
The TARDIS doesn't have functional air conditioning at the moment, and Susan can't take the heat.
First Doctor - All Ages - None - Drabble, Drama
Characters: Barbara Wright, Ian Chesterton, Susan Foreman, The Doctor (1st)
Series: None
Published: 2014.09.14 - Updated: 2014.09.14 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 851

Breathe by MissNessarose [Reviews - 1]
“You're a doctor, can't you do something?” “I'm not a midwife, dear boy, but I can certainly try, I suppose.” It's always the birth of the first child you've got to worry about, Barbara thinks, but her second's due in a matter of hours and they're locked on the TARDIS. She crosses her fingers and hopes for the best, because what else is there to do?
First Doctor - All Ages - None - Drabble, Drama, Hurt/Comfort
Characters: Barbara Wright, Ian Chesterton, Susan Foreman, The Doctor (1st)
Series: None
Published: 2014.09.14 - Updated: 2014.09.14 - Chapters: 3 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 4286

Call it Instinct by MissNessarose [Reviews - 0]
Sarah Jane wonders, sometimes, why she feels so terribly, terribly overprotective of Luke. She doesn't know that the surge of anguish and sorrow comes from an alternate self that has seen her son die.
Sarah Jane Adventures - Teen - None - Alternate Universe, Angst, Drama, Hurt/Comfort
Characters: Harry Sullivan, Sarah Jane Smith, Luke Smith, Other Character(s)
Series: None
Published: 2014.09.14 - Updated: 2014.09.14 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1671

Don't Forget Us by MissNessarose [Reviews - 1]
After trying to paint the nursery—something they've both put off for a terribly long time—Barbara and Ian receive a gift on their doorstep without a name as to who might have sent it. But, looking at the toy police box placed in among the pacifier and the tea packets, they have a fairly good idea of who it's from. (Fluffy and reminiscent)
First Doctor - All Ages - None - Drabble, Fluff, Hurt/Comfort
Characters: Barbara Wright, Ian Chesterton
Series: None
Published: 2014.09.14 - Updated: 2014.09.14 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 2009

Drive Until Dawn by MissNessarose [Reviews - 0]
It's a completely pointless road trip across America with Peri, he thinks, full of all the usual little bumps in the road. They're not headed anywhere in particular but neither of them care. (Slightly shippy, but can be read otherwise. Mostly fluff, pools, and skittles.)
Sixth Doctor - All Ages - None - Fluff
Characters: Peri Brown, The Doctor (6th)
Series: None
Published: 2014.07.20 - Updated: 2014.07.20 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 723

Greater Fortune by MissNessarose [Reviews - 0]
The Brigadier doesn't question it when the Doctor tells him to take the long way home after a long night at UNIT. And when he does, he stumbles into a particular scenario that makes him feel that the Doctor had something to do with this all along. (#60, "Fortuna major", in a set of 440 prompts)
Third Doctor - All Ages - None - Drabble, Fluff, Romance
Characters: Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, Liz Shaw
Series: None
Published: 2014.10.05 - Updated: 2014.10.06 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1215

Hallelujah by MissNessarose [Reviews - 0]
The Rani falls from Gallifrey in the midst of the Time War, beaten within an inch of her life. She is sent from one old friend to another for safekeeping during a rocky recovery. And for whatever reason, the Master can't seem to find the will to let her die.
Multi-Era - Teen - Swearing - Angst, Hurt/Comfort, Missing Scene
Characters: The Doctor (8th), The Master (Ainley), The Rani, The Time Lords
Series: None
Published: 2014.09.16 - Updated: 2014.09.17 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 3158

Heartbeat by MissNessarose [Reviews - 0]
In which the Doctor is positively, absolutely, and totally convinced that this baby will be a blonde. Tegan doesn't want to let him have his way, and thinks otherwise on the situation.
Fifth Doctor - All Ages - None - Fluff, Het, Romance
Characters: Tegan Jovanka, The Doctor (5th)
Series: None
Published: 2014.07.20 - Updated: 2014.07.20 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 473

I: When We Were Very Young by MissNessarose [Reviews - 1]
Part I of the "Close to Home" series: in which the Doctor goes back in time to visit some companions before they even knew how special they were to him.
Multi-Era - All Ages - None - Character Study, Fluff, General
Characters: Ace McShane, Adric, Amy Pond, Barbara Wright, Ben Jackson, Dodo Chaplet, Donna Noble, Grace Holloway, Harry Sullivan, Ian Chesterton, Jamie McCrimmon, Jo Grant, Leela, Liz Shaw, Martha Jones, Mel Bush, Mike Yates, Nyssa, Peri Brown, Polly Wright, Romana I, Romana II
Series: Close to Home
Published: 2014.09.28 - Updated: 2014.10.10 - Chapters: 6 - Completed: No - Word Count: 6011

II: Thanks for the Memories by MissNessarose [Reviews - 0]
Part II of the "Close to Home" series: where the Doctor goes on to visit the children of previous companions. They really are such darling, marvelous children.
Multi-Era - All Ages - None - Fluff, General, Humor, Series
Characters: Ace McShane, Adric, Amy Pond, Barbara Wright, Ben Jackson, Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, Dodo Chaplet, Donna Noble, Grace Holloway, Harry Sullivan, Ian Chesterton, Jamie McCrimmon, Jo Grant, Leela, Liz Shaw, Martha Jones, Mel Bush, Mickey Smith, Nyssa
Series: Close to Home
Published: 2014.09.28 - Updated: 2014.09.29 - Chapters: 2 - Completed: No - Word Count: 2601

Let Them Go by MissNessarose [Reviews - 0]
It's often said that “If you love something, let it go”, and that “All's fair in love and war”, but the Doctor doesn't believe that. Nothing's been fair this entire escapade, though, and he doesn't want to let either of them go. But he has to. (2/Jamie/Zoe) (#12, "Cliche" in a set of 440 prompts)
Second Doctor - All Ages - None - Angst, Drabble, Drama, Hurt/Comfort
Characters: Jamie McCrimmon, The Doctor (2nd), Zoe Herriot
Series: None
Published: 2014.09.30 - Updated: 2014.09.30 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 891

Letters to Sarah Jane by MissNessarose [Reviews - 0]
Due to the effects of a poison from a far-off planet, Sarah falls deep into a coma that even the Doctor isn't so sure she'll recover from. He does his best, though. Upon finding a blank notebook, Harry does what he can as well. He writes to her.
Fourth Doctor - Teen - None - Angst, Drama, Hurt/Comfort
Characters: Harry Sullivan, Sarah Jane Smith, The Doctor (4th)
Series: None
Published: 2014.09.16 - Updated: 2014.09.16 - Chapters: 6 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 3259

Maybe This Time by MissNessarose [Reviews - 0]
...it will be different. (But it's not.) A short account of Kate's actions and thoughts about her father's new relationship, and how she hopes that maybe this time, everything will work out. (#401, "Ignorance is your new best friend", in a set of 400 prompts.)
Third Doctor - All Ages - None - Angst, Drabble, Drama, Hurt/Comfort
Characters: Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, Jo Grant, Liz Shaw, The Doctor (3rd)
Series: None
Published: 2014.09.30 - Updated: 2014.09.30 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1734

Missing You by MissNessarose [Reviews - 1]
Susan was too young to remember what had happened to her parents, and her grandfather is the only family she's ever known. However, she supposes that if she knew what having parents was like, Barbara and Ian were very close to that idea. Especially Barbara, because though Susan has had a grandfather all of her life, but she's never quite had a mother.
First Doctor - All Ages - None - Angst, Character Study, Drama, Fluff, Hurt/Comfort
Characters: Barbara Wright, Ian Chesterton, Susan Foreman, The Doctor (1st)
Series: None
Published: 2014.09.22 - Updated: 2014.09.23 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 2734

Not Literally, Jo by MissNessarose [Reviews - 0]
He tells her that when they said to "break a leg", that they didn't mean it literally! (#292, "Break a leg", in a set of 440 prompts)
Third Doctor - All Ages - None - Action/Adventure, Drabble, Humor, Hurt/Comfort
Characters: Jo Grant, Mike Yates, Sergeant Benton, The Doctor (3rd)
Series: None
Published: 2014.10.05 - Updated: 2014.10.06 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 667

Parting is Such Sweet Sorrow by MissNessarose [Reviews - 0]
In alternate timelines where the Doctor never stepped in, tragedy and trauma befalls those who never even imagined it happening.
Multi-Era - Teen - None - Alternate Universe, Angst, Hurt/Comfort
Characters: Ace McShane, Adric, Amy Pond, Barbara Wright, Ben Jackson, Dodo Chaplet, Donna Noble, Grace Holloway, Harry Sullivan, Ian Chesterton, Jamie McCrimmon, Jo Grant, Leela, Liz Shaw, Martha Jones, Mel Bush, Nyssa, Peri Brown, Polly Wright, Romana I, Rory Williams, Rose Tyler
Series: None
Published: 2014.10.03 - Updated: 2014.10.03 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: No - Word Count: 1302

Party All Night by MissNessarose [Reviews - 0]
He never knew that UNIT parties could go so wrong, and is convinced that it was Benton's idea to spike the punch. Either way, Jo's as high as a kite. (# 358, "Spiked Punch", in a set of 440 prompts)
Third Doctor - All Ages - None - Drabble, Fluff, Het
Characters: Jo Grant, The Doctor (3rd)
Series: None
Published: 2014.09.30 - Updated: 2014.09.30 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 496

Put Me Back Together Again by MissNessarose [Reviews - 0]
He'd told her otherwise, but Barbara had insisted on helping with the console's repairs. He didn't expect it to fall apart on her, warranting stitches...and they're out of any anesthetic, too. (#174, "Stitches", in a set of 440 prompts)
First Doctor - All Ages - None - Drabble, Fluff, Hurt/Comfort
Characters: Barbara Wright, Ian Chesterton, Susan Foreman, The Doctor (1st)
Series: None
Published: 2014.10.05 - Updated: 2014.10.06 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1280

She's A Daydreamer by MissNessarose [Reviews - 0]
And none of the teachers can read Susan's handwriting, sometimes—it's as if she has no concept of the English language when written. Barbara gets to know her student a little better, and they talk of grades, handwriting, and loneliness. (#95, "Scruffy Handwriting", from a set of 440 prompts)
First Doctor - All Ages - None - Angst, Character Study, Drabble, Hurt/Comfort
Characters: Barbara Wright, Ian Chesterton, Susan Foreman
Series: None
Published: 2014.10.05 - Updated: 2014.10.06 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1218

There's Something in the Dark by MissNessarose [Reviews - 0]
Their adventures, mostly, consist of the beautiful things that accent the galaxy's many wonders. But, some days, they take an accidental step out of the light, and find themselves playing among the shadows of the night. There's something in the dark, always, and the Doctor's companions don't forget those travels easily.
Third Doctor, Fourth Doctor, Fifth Doctor - Teen - None - Action/Adventure, Drama, Horror, Hurt/Comfort
Characters: Adric, Adric, Harry Sullivan, Jo Grant, Nyssa, Nyssa, Sarah Jane Smith, Sarah Jane Smith, Tegan Jovanka, Tegan Jovanka, The Doctor (3rd), The Doctor (4th), The Doctor (5th)
Series: None
Published: 2014.10.05 - Updated: 2014.10.06 - Chapters: 2 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 4626

Time to Sleep by MissNessarose [Reviews - 0]
And she can feel the sand running short in the hourglass, feel her life drain away every second. She can feel it in her head, all of this alien exposure manifesting in a terminal mass. She's going to die, and she's not sure how to cope. (#29, "Hourglass", from a set of 440 prompts)
Fifth Doctor, Tenth Doctor - Teen - None - Angst, Character Study, Drama, Hurt/Comfort
Characters: Tegan Jovanka, The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2014.10.05 - Updated: 2014.10.05 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1434

Trust Me, Mr. Chesterton by MissNessarose [Reviews - 1]
He only knows her as a student right now, but he follows her advice when she tells him to go ahead and buy the flowers.
First Doctor - All Ages - None - Humor, Romance
Characters: Barbara Wright, Ian Chesterton, Susan Foreman
Series: None
Published: 2014.07.20 - Updated: 2014.07.20 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 796

Try to Forget by MissNessarose [Reviews - 0]
There are some things that she kept as secrets, from time to time. Things that he didn't know. After a brush with a few Daleks, though, the Doctor wonders why Romana's so on edge. (#428, "Better you run", from a set of 440 prompts)
Fourth Doctor - Teen - None - Angst, Drabble, Drama, Hurt/Comfort
Characters: Romana II, The Doctor (4th)
Series: None
Published: 2014.09.30 - Updated: 2014.09.30 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1400

Two Drifters, off to See the World by MissNessarose [Reviews - 2]
Sara Kingdom isn't sure if she believes in a Heaven, or whether the afterlife really exists, but this isn't like any place that she's been to before. The sky is full of stars, and the grass rolls on for miles and miles before her. Bret is there, of course. And this pretty girl called Katarina...
First Doctor - All Ages - None - Fluff, Hurt/Comfort
Characters: Katarina, Sara Kingdom
Series: None
Published: 2014.07.20 - Updated: 2014.07.20 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1393

Tying the Knot by MissNessarose [Reviews - 0]
...and struggling to keep it secure. Four times that Peri lost her faith in love and marriage, and one time that she didn't. (Mentions of divorce)
Sixth Doctor - All Ages - None - Drama, Het
Characters: Peri Brown, The Doctor (6th)
Series: None
Published: 2014.07.20 - Updated: 2014.07.20 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1319

Unsuccessful by MissNessarose [Reviews - 0]
They tell her all of her life that she's a failure. They tell her that she won't amount to anything on Gallifrey. So the Rani does great things, just to show them that she can.
Other Era - All Ages - None - Character Study, Drama, Introspection, Missing Scene
Characters: The Master (Academy era), The Rani (Academy era), The Time Lords
Series: None
Published: 2014.09.23 - Updated: 2014.09.23 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1368

We Need More Room by MissNessarose [Reviews - 0]
Seven kids is getting to be quite a bit for Jo to handle, but at this age, she considers herself a professional of sorts. However, one hotel room seems to be a bit too small...
Third Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, Drabble, Fluff, General, Humor
Characters: Cliff Jones, Jo Grant, Other Character(s)
Series: None
Published: 2014.09.14 - Updated: 2014.09.14 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 701

You, Again by MissNessarose [Reviews - 0]
The Rani runs into him so often that she sometimes wonders whether it's all as accidental as he says, or if he's just doing it on purpose. (Smutty and shippy towards the end.)
Sixth Doctor - Teen - Explicit Sex, Swearing - Angst, Drama, Humor, Romance, Slash
Characters: Peri Brown, The Doctor (6th), The Master (Ainley), The Rani
Series: None
Published: 2014.10.12 - Updated: 2014.10.12 - Chapters: 2 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 4171



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