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

Penname:The Bitter Rose ()
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Stories by The Bitter Rose [50] Favorite Stories and Series [15] Favorite Authors [1]
Aftermath by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 0]
Stories set during and/or inspired by Journey’s End
Tenth Doctor - - None - None
Characters: None
Open: No

Blurred by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 0]
He couldn’t save her. Now, he blames himself.
Tenth Doctor - - None - Alternate Universe, Angst, Series
Characters: None
Open: No

Snap-Shots in Time by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 0]
Snap-shots of Ten and Rose. Set, in linear time or otherwise, during Season Two.
Tenth Doctor - - None - None
Characters: None
Open: No

The Road to Canary Wharf by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 0]
Every destination starts with a journey. This is the Doctor’s, with Rose.
Tenth Doctor - - None - Series
Characters: None
Open: No

The Way The World Ends by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 0]
A slightly different way of seeing Season Three.
Tenth Doctor - - None - Angst, Character Study, Drama, Hurt/Comfort, Introspection, Series
Characters: None
Open: No

Stories
A Sight for Sore Eyes by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 3]
He’s been hers since the start.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Fluff, Het, Series
Characters: Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th)
Series: Snap-Shots in Time
Published: 2009.01.31 - Updated: 2009.01.31 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 108

A Void in My Hearts by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 3]
Martha learns a few home truths about the nature of the Doctor’s relationship with Rose.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Angst, Vignette
Characters: Martha Jones, The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.07.21 - Updated: 2009.07.21 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1833

A Weather’s Wind by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 3]
At least this time, the shields are intact.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Angst, Character Study
Characters: Mickey Smith, The Doctor (10th), The Doctor (Duplicate 10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.27 - Updated: 2009.11.14 - Chapters: 2 - Completed: No - Word Count: 856

An Ever-Fixèd Mark by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 2]
For her, it’s different.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Introspection
Characters: Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.01.12 - Updated: 2009.01.12 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 290

Beginning Again by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 2]
How is it the same, when almost everything has changed?
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, Introspection, Vignette
Characters: Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th)
Series: The Road to Canary Wharf
Published: 2009.08.25 - Updated: 2009.08.25 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1084

Belladonna by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 1]
It certainly had nothing to do with ‘saving’ her.
Tenth Doctor - Teen - None - Angst, Introspection, Standalone
Characters: Donna Noble, The Doctor (10th)
Series: Aftermath
Published: 2008.08.07 - Updated: 2008.08.07 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 100

Blurred by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 2]
He knew that this would happen someday; he had prepared himself. So how come it hurts so much?
Tenth Doctor - Teen - None - Alternate Universe, Angst, Drabble
Characters: Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th)
Series: Blurred
Published: 2009.07.24 - Updated: 2009.07.24 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 103

Brown by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 2]
On this day of days, where else could he be but here?
Tenth Doctor - Teen - None - Angst, Hurt/Comfort
Characters: Jack Harkness, Martha Jones, Other Character(s), The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.18 - Updated: 2009.10.19 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 865

Choosing To Remember by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 0]
What’s easier to do, when you lose someone? To forget; it hurts less. But what if, instead of forgetting, you chose to remember – no matter how much it hurt?
Tenth Doctor - Teen - None - Angst, Character Study, Het, Introspection, Standalone
Characters: The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.11.03 - Updated: 2009.11.08 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1067

Deeper by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 1]
He’s a new man, but that isn’t all that’s changed.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, Het, Introspection, Romance, Series, Vignette
Characters: The Doctor (10th)
Series: The Road to Canary Wharf
Published: 2009.08.25 - Updated: 2009.08.25 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 664

Epiphany by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 3]
It’s funny what you see, once you learn to look.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Introspection, Vignette
Characters: Mickey Smith, Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.07.23 - Updated: 2009.07.23 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 303

Everybody Leaves Home In The End by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 2]
Right, I’m calling shenanigans.
Tenth Doctor - Teen - None - Alternate Universe, General, Introspection, Standalone
Characters: Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th), The Doctor (Duplicate 10th)
Series: Aftermath
Published: 2008.08.07 - Updated: 2008.08.07 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1093

Facing Facts by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 5]
Knowing something to be true in principle and seeing it for himself have become two painfully different things.
Tenth Doctor - Teen - None - Missing Scene
Characters: Mickey Smith, Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.01.24 - Updated: 2009.01.25 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 628

Fallout by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 1]
Dealing with the fallout from other people’s decisions is rarely any fun. Especially when one can see no end in sight.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Introspection, Standalone, Vignette
Characters: The Doctor (Duplicate 10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.08.25 - Updated: 2009.08.25 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 356

Fear remains with me, but I value her life more by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 3]
The reason why.
Tenth Doctor - Teen - None - Angst, Introspection
Characters: Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th)
Series: Aftermath
Published: 2008.07.06 - Updated: 2008.07.06 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 101

For Ever and Aye by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 1]
A love-letter from the Doctor to Rose.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Angst, Het, Poetry, Romance, Standalone
Characters: The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.01.31 - Updated: 2009.01.31 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 89

Gang Aft Agley by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 2]
It was never meant to be for ever.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Angst, Het
Characters: The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.07.21 - Updated: 2009.07.21 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 266

How I Wonder by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 2]
He’s still waiting for her to accept him and is starting to wonder if it’ll ever happen.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Angst, Introspection
Characters: Rose Tyler, The Doctor (Duplicate 10th)
Series: Aftermath
Published: 2008.08.23 - Updated: 2008.08.24 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 200

I Glimpse Eternity by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 1]
He is close – so, so close – to eternity; he can almost touch and taste it.
Multi-Era - Teen - None - Angst, Standalone
Characters: Romana (author created), Rose Tyler, Susan Foreman, The Doctor (10th), The Doctor (Author-Created)
Series: Aftermath
Published: 2008.08.07 - Updated: 2008.08.07 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 256

Icy by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 1]
It’s cold here, all right, but that’s everything to do with the surroundings in which they find themselves – and nothing at all about how he feels about her.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Drabble, Fluff, Het
Characters: Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.08.12 - Updated: 2009.08.13 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 102

If We Let Go by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 1]
The urge to fall
Tenth Doctor - Teen - None - Angst
Characters: The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.18 - Updated: 2009.10.19 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 294

In My End Is Her Beginning by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 6]
Ash on an old man's sleeve / Is all the ash the burnt roses leave.
Tenth Doctor - Teen - None - Angst, Introspection, Romance, Vignette
Characters: Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th)
Series: Aftermath
Published: 2008.07.06 - Updated: 2008.07.06 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 593

Le Chevalier Mal Fait by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 0]
He’d known what he was going to do from the very first moment he set eyes on him.
Tenth Doctor - Teen - None - Angst, Character Study
Characters: The Doctor (10th)
Series: Aftermath
Published: 2008.09.05 - Updated: 2008.09.05 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 387

Love That Lasts For Ever by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 2]
Telling Jackie makes things ten times worse.
Tenth Doctor - Teen - None - Alternate Universe, Angst, Het, Hurt/Comfort, Series, Vignette
Characters: Jackie Tyler, The Doctor (10th)
Series: Blurred
Published: 2009.10.30 - Updated: 2009.10.30 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 819

Making Do by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 1]
When you cannot have what you want, don’t you just make do?
Tenth Doctor - Adult - Explicit Sex - Drabble, Het, Standalone
Characters: The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.11.05 - Updated: 2009.11.09 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 101

Moth by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 0]
And all the words I have not said
Go ’round and ’round inside my head.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Poetry
Characters: The Doctor (10th)
Series: Aftermath
Published: 2008.08.07 - Updated: 2008.08.07 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 74

Not Time’s Fool by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 1]
How, and when, and why.
Multi-Era - All Ages - None - Angst, Het, Hurt/Comfort, Missing Scene
Characters: Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th), The Doctor (9th), The Doctor (Other)
Series: None
Published: 2009.01.17 - Updated: 2009.01.17 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 288

Nothing Loved Is Ever Lost by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 1]
Sharing makes things infinitesimally more bearable.
Tenth Doctor - Teen - None - Alternate Universe, Angst, Het, Hurt/Comfort, Introspection, Vignette
Characters: Jackie Tyler, The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.11.01 - Updated: 2009.11.01 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 765

O Western Wind by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 3]
How can she answer him when she doesn’t know herself?
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Alternate Universe, Angst, Het
Characters: Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.26 - Updated: 2009.10.26 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 669

Past Care by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 1]
How can one be haunted by a person who’s not dead?
Tenth Doctor - Teen - None - Angst, Character Study
Characters: The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.18 - Updated: 2009.10.19 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 569

Recuerdame by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 2]
All he needs to do is get her to remember.
Tenth Doctor - Teen - None - Alternate Universe, Het
Characters: Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.07.21 - Updated: 2009.07.21 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 234

Rose’s Doctor by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 2]
The last thoughts of a dying man are of the woman he adores.
Tenth Doctor - Teen - None - Angst, Het, Vignette
Characters: The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.09.16 - Updated: 2009.09.17 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 728

Shape Without Form by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 0]
Redefining who you are is never easy.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Angst, Character Study, Introspection, Missing Scene, Series
Characters: The Doctor (10th)
Series: The Way The World Ends
Published: 2009.07.17 - Updated: 2009.07.18 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 927

Six by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 4]
Six words. Just six.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Angst, Drabble, Het, Introspection
Characters: The Doctor (10th)
Series: Aftermath
Published: 2008.08.06 - Updated: 2008.08.06 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 101

Snow-Bound by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 2]
A blizzard, an exhausted human, a worried Time Lord. A brief snap-shot in time.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - General, Standalone
Characters: Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th)
Series: Snap-Shots in Time
Published: 2009.01.31 - Updated: 2009.01.31 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 152

Someday by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 2]
He always knew he’d lose her, someday. And now he has.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Angst, Vignette
Characters: The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.08.14 - Updated: 2009.08.15 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 910

Something in the Air by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 0]
It’s all going to Hell.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Angst, Character Study, Introspection
Characters: The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.09.07 - Updated: 2009.09.08 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 227

Storm Clouds Lightening by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 0]
After the silence comes the reckoning.
Tenth Doctor - Teen - None - Alternate Universe, Angst, Hurt/Comfort
Characters: Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.01.19 - Updated: 2009.01.20 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1157

Storm Clouds Passing by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 3]
Before the universes separate for ever, there’s time for one farewell.
Tenth Doctor - Teen - None - Alternate Universe, Angst, Hurt/Comfort
Characters: Jackie Tyler, Other Character(s), Pete Tyler, Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.01.28 - Updated: 2009.01.28 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1952

Survival by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 3]
Sometimes, surviving is enough.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Hurt/Comfort, Vignette
Characters: Jackie Tyler, Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th)
Series: Snap-Shots in Time
Published: 2009.09.12 - Updated: 2009.09.12 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 587

That Sort Of A Man by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 1]
He’s not that sort of a man. Is he?
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Het, Introspection
Characters: The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.01.07 - Updated: 2009.01.07 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 110

The Better Deal by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 2]
It’s not in her nature to ignore the things she does not like.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Angst, Missing Scene, Standalone
Characters: Joan Redfern
Series: None
Published: 2009.02.01 - Updated: 2009.02.01 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 366

The End of Our Beginning by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 0]
It's not the end.
Tenth Doctor - Teen - None - Angst, Introspection, Standalone
Characters: Donna Noble, Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th), The Doctor (Duplicate 10th)
Series: Aftermath
Published: 2008.08.07 - Updated: 2008.08.07 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 719

The First Time by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 1]
He’s only just seen off the Master. What else was he supposed to think?
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Introspection, Standalone, Vignette
Characters: The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.09.06 - Updated: 2009.09.07 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 206

The Green of the Spring by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 0]
“The haunted gap in your mind has filled with thoughts that flow”
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Angst, Introspection
Characters: Martha Jones, The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2008.09.21 - Updated: 2008.09.21 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1332

The Hollow Man by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 2]
Losing her has proved to be what’s kick-started a metamorphosis. Of sorts.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Angst, Character Study, Introspection
Characters: The Doctor (10th)
Series: The Way The World Ends
Published: 2009.07.17 - Updated: 2009.07.17 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 622

The Only Thing To Fear by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 3]
If the only thing he has to fear is fear itself, will the Doctor be brave enough to go for what he’s wanted for so long?
Tenth Doctor - Teen - None - Character Study, Het, Introspection, Romance
Characters: Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.09.12 - Updated: 2009.09.12 - Chapters: 4 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 2975

The Time Lord’s Dilemma. by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 2]
Can he do this? Can he do it to her?
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Angst, Drabble, Het, Introspection
Characters: The Doctor (10th)
Series: Aftermath
Published: 2008.08.05 - Updated: 2008.08.05 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 100

Thoughts by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 6]
“He needs you. That’s very me.”
Tenth Doctor - Adult - Explicit Sex - Alternate Universe, Angst, Het, Introspection, Romance, Standalone
Characters: Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.01.24 - Updated: 2009.01.25 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 800

To Die For Love by The Bitter Rose [Reviews - 1]
Between his landing on that beach and his leaving, he betrays her three times.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Angst, Het
Characters: Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.13 - Updated: 2009.10.15 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 472



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