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

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Stories by manyshadesoflove [52] Favorite Stories and Series [81] Favorite Authors [31]
A Doctor's Opinion by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 1]
The Doctor travels with many people. Here, he tries to sum up his feelings and emotions about them.
Tenth Doctor - - None - Character Study
Characters: Jack Harkness, Martha Jones, Donna Noble
Open: No

Stories
5 Reasons Lying To Ianto Is A Bad Idea (And One That Isn't) by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 12]
Jack should know better.
Torchwood - All Ages - None - Humor
Characters: Ianto Jones, Jack Harkness
Series: None
Published: 2009.06.07 - Updated: 2009.06.07 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 437

Abandoned by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 1]
He's gone. And he's not coming back. [100 Themes Challenge]
Torchwood - All Ages - None - Angst, Character Study, Introspection
Characters: Gwen Cooper, Ianto Jones, Jack Harkness, Owen Harper, Toshiko Sato
Series: None
Published: 2009.05.19 - Updated: 2009.05.20 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: No - Word Count: 732

Acting by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 5]
Torchwood may like to think it's a secret organisation, but there are people out there who know what they're about. Though there's got to be a reason so few do.
Torchwood - Teen - None - Character Study, Humor, Introspection
Characters: Ianto Jones, Jack Harkness, Other Character(s)
Series: None
Published: 2009.02.14 - Updated: 2009.02.14 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1391

Alcohol Numbs The Brain by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 38]
Everyone knows Rose and the Doctor love each other. For them, love is a drug and it keeps them sane in this world of danger and mystery in which they live. But alcohol's a drug too, and one where the effects aren't always so predictable.
Tenth Doctor - Adult - Explicit Sex, Explicit Violence, Swearing - Action/Adventure, Angst, Character Study, Drama, Het, Hurt/Comfort, Mystery, Romance
Characters: Jack Harkness, Other Character(s), Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th), The TARDIS, Torchwood
Series: None
Published: 2008.07.14 - Updated: 2009.08.21 - Chapters: 10 - Completed: No - Word Count: 8963

All That I Have by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 4]
They're all he has left to his name. [100 Themes Challenge]
Ninth Doctor - Teen - Explicit Violence - Angst, Drama, Introspection
Characters: Rose Tyler, The Doctor (9th), The TARDIS
Series: None
Published: 2009.05.19 - Updated: 2009.05.20 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1156

Alone by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 1]
Why does she do what she does? Why is she who she is? Why is she always alone? [Elektra]
Torchwood - All Ages - Swearing - General
Characters: Other Character(s)
Series: None
Published: 2009.02.09 - Updated: 2009.02.09 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 615

Beautiful Impossibilities by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 6]
'Rose never got used to this'.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, Fluff, Het, Introspection, Romance
Characters: Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.07.14 - Updated: 2009.07.15 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 396

Begging by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 0]
Once upon a time Jack Harkness would have just taken sex no matter why it was offered. Now he's more compassionate. [Jack/Serena]
Tenth Doctor - Teen - None - Action/Adventure, Het
Characters: Jack Harkness, Other Character(s), The Doctor (10th), The TARDIS
Series: None
Published: 2008.11.21 - Updated: 2008.11.21 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 3711

Big Purple Monster: The Sequel by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 8]
‘“Something’s been niggling me about that big purple monster.”’ Sequel to Big Purple Monster.
Torchwood - Teen - Swearing - Humor
Characters: Ianto Jones, Jack Harkness, Myfanwy, Toshiko Sato
Series: None
Published: 2009.07.27 - Updated: 2009.07.27 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 605

Bitter Pill by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 8]
It's one hell of a bitter pill to swallow.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Angst, Character Study, Introspection
Characters: Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th), The Doctor (Duplicate 10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.04.13 - Updated: 2009.04.13 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 372

Broken Pieces by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 1]
Owen Harper lost everything. [100 Themes Challenge]
Torchwood - All Ages - None - Angst, Character Study, Introspection
Characters: Owen Harper
Series: None
Published: 2009.05.19 - Updated: 2009.05.20 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 448

Christmas Spirit by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 3]
Christmas aboard the TARDIS is a time of love, just the same as anywhere else. [OC: Aria Tyler]
Tenth Doctor - Teen - None - Fluff, Het, Humor, Romance
Characters: Jack Harkness, Other Character(s), Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2008.12.22 - Updated: 2008.12.23 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1792

Collision by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 4]
Four worlds are about to collide and suddenly, four worlds are torn apart.
Tenth Doctor - Teen - Swearing - None
Characters: Jack Harkness, Martha Jones, Other Character(s), Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th), The TARDIS
Series: None
Published: 2008.11.08 - Updated: 2008.11.08 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1142

Corsets by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 2]
That bloody corset. [Elektra]
Torchwood - Adult - Explicit Sex - Het
Characters: Captain John Hart, Other Character(s)
Series: None
Published: 2009.02.14 - Updated: 2009.02.14 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 648

Darkness Doesn't Stop The Dreams by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 19]
When you sleep, your body's still functioning. Your mind doesn't shut down; the gateway is left open. Sometimes, people can flit in and out of the gateway; in and out of your mind. Only, the real world and the dream world are joining, and it's bringing a whole heap of trouble with it.
Tenth Doctor, Torchwood - Adult - Explicit Sex, Explicit Violence, Swearing - Action/Adventure, Angst, Drama, Humor, Hurt/Comfort, Mystery, Romance, Slash
Characters: Gwen Cooper, Ianto Jones, Jack Harkness, Jack Harkness, Owen Harper, The Doctor (10th), Toshiko Sato
Series: None
Published: 2008.08.26 - Updated: 2009.08.21 - Chapters: 13 - Completed: No - Word Count: 13613

Donna Noble by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 7]
The Doctor sums up Donna Noble.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - General
Characters: Donna Noble, The Doctor (10th)
Series: A Doctor's Opinion
Published: 2009.01.18 - Updated: 2009.01.18 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 455

Emergency Programme One by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 3]
"This is Emergency Programme One. I'm dead, or about to die any second with no chance of escape."
Ninth Doctor - All Ages - None - Angst, Character Study, Introspection
Characters: Rose Tyler, The Doctor (9th), The TARDIS
Series: None
Published: 2008.12.22 - Updated: 2008.12.22 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 510

Encounters by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 3]
A familiar face is manipulating the team.
Torchwood - Teen - None - None
Characters: Captain John Hart, Gwen Cooper, Ianto Jones, Jack Harkness
Series: None
Published: 2009.01.04 - Updated: 2009.01.05 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 632

Examinations and Explanations by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 4]
"But the thing is, why’d you leave him behind Doctor?" Martha wants answers. But the only place she's going to get them is in the Time Lords mind.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, Introspection, Missing Scene
Characters: Jack Harkness, Martha Jones, The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2008.11.03 - Updated: 2008.11.03 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 372

Family Business by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 4]
The Doctor, Martha and Jack find themselves unearthing a lot of hidden secrets, secrets buried centuries ago, by none other than their travelling Time Lord.
Tenth Doctor - Teen - None - Angst, Mystery
Characters: Jack Harkness, Martha Jones, Other Character(s), The Doctor (10th), The TARDIS
Series: None
Published: 2008.07.16 - Updated: 2008.11.03 - Chapters: 4 - Completed: No - Word Count: 5509

Ghost Wanderer by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 6]
Jack's hurt. And now he's somewhere he doesn't belong.
Torchwood - Adult - Explicit Sex, Explicit Violence - Angst, Character Study, Hurt/Comfort, Introspection, Slash
Characters: Gwen Cooper, Ianto Jones, Jack Harkness, Lisa Hallett, Owen Harper, Toshiko Sato
Series: None
Published: 2009.03.19 - Updated: 2009.03.19 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 4457

Heart of Gold by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 1]
‘A heart of gold and old head on young shoulders’.
Ninth Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, Introspection
Characters: Rose Tyler, The Doctor (9th)
Series: None
Published: 2008.12.22 - Updated: 2008.12.22 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 218

How To Save A Life by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 3]
Sometimes Torchwood problems aren't entirely alien. Every now and again, it's just about the people they protect and the dangers they behold. Because human beings can be as world-changing as aliens.
Torchwood - Teen - Explicit Violence, Swearing - Action/Adventure, Angst, General, Mystery
Characters: Gwen Cooper, Ianto Jones, Jack Harkness, Other Character(s), Owen Harper, Toshiko Sato
Series: None
Published: 2008.12.26 - Updated: 2008.12.30 - Chapters: 4 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 10725

Impressions (How John Met Elektra) by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 1]
The Time Agency has no idea what it's just created.
Torchwood - Teen - Swearing - Mixed
Characters: Captain John Hart, Other Character(s)
Series: None
Published: 2009.02.23 - Updated: 2009.02.23 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1783

In The Alcove by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 3]
It's a rite of passage for a new Time Agent. [Time Agency Era]
Torchwood - Adult - Explicit Sex - PWP, Slash
Characters: Captain John Hart, Jack Harkness
Series: None
Published: 2009.08.22 - Updated: 2009.08.22 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 619

Innocence by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 2]
Jack Harkness muses on innocence. [100 Themes Challenge]
Torchwood - Teen - Swearing - Character Study, Introspection
Characters: Jack Harkness
Series: None
Published: 2009.05.19 - Updated: 2009.05.20 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 406

Introductions by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 0]
Jack can never forget his past. And every now and then, someone comes along to remind him. Because Time Agents are nothing if not persistent.
Torchwood - Teen - Swearing - Drama, General, Mystery
Characters: Captain John Hart, Gwen Cooper, Ianto Jones, Jack Harkness, Other Character(s), Owen Harper, Toshiko Sato
Series: None
Published: 2009.02.02 - Updated: 2009.02.02 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1738

It's A Lie That Sets You Free by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 7]
A snapshot of the Doctor's feelings about Rose.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, Het, Introspection, Romance
Characters: Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2008.11.04 - Updated: 2008.11.04 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 552

It's Who We Are by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 9]
Ten short drabbles. [Ianto/Andy]
Torchwood - Adult - Explicit Sex - Character Study, Drabble, Introspection, PWP, Slash
Characters: Ianto Jones, PC Andy Davidson
Series: None
Published: 2009.09.08 - Updated: 2009.09.08 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1114

Jack Harkness by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 1]
The Doctor sums up Jack Harkness.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, General
Characters: Jack Harkness, The Doctor (10th)
Series: A Doctor's Opinion
Published: 2008.12.15 - Updated: 2008.12.15 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 781

Liaisons by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 2]
It's a liaison, of sorts.
Torchwood - Adult - Explicit Sex - Hurt/Comfort, PWP, Slash
Characters: Ianto Jones, PC Andy Davidson
Series: None
Published: 2009.05.19 - Updated: 2009.05.20 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 746

Martha Jones by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 5]
The Doctor sums up Martha Jones.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, General
Characters: Martha Jones, The Doctor (10th)
Series: A Doctor's Opinion
Published: 2008.12.12 - Updated: 2008.12.12 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 574

Memory by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 3]
The Doctor remembers. [100 Themes Challenge]
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, Introspection
Characters: The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.05.19 - Updated: 2009.05.20 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 253

My Love Is Like A Red, Red Rose by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 2]
The Doctor takes Rose to the Scottish Highlands, and there he tells her about a man named Robert Burns.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Het, Introspection, Poetry, Romance, Standalone
Characters: Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2008.08.30 - Updated: 2008.08.30 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 990

Never Enough by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 4]
“When did we get to this point, Jack? When did survivors stop being enough?”
Torchwood - All Ages - None - Angst
Characters: Ianto Jones, Jack Harkness
Series: None
Published: 2010.05.08 - Updated: 2010.05.08 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 219

Once A Conman by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 4]
Jack has one last place to visit, before he ends it all. [Post CoE - Those Six Months]
Torchwood - Adult - Explicit Sex - Angst, Het, Introspection, Romance
Characters: Jack Harkness, Other Character(s)
Series: None
Published: 2009.08.21 - Updated: 2009.08.21 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1684

Part-Time Lover by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 2]
Strangers by day, lovers by night.
Torchwood - Adult - Explicit Sex, Swearing - PWP, Slash, Vignette
Characters: Ianto Jones, PC Andy Davidson
Series: None
Published: 2009.04.14 - Updated: 2009.04.14 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 742

Piccadilly Circus by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 8]
'"It's like Piccadilly Circus in here."' [Doctor Who/ Heroes]
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Crossover, Humor
Characters: Jack Harkness, The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.07.27 - Updated: 2009.07.27 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 754

Pink Zebras by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 4]
The TARDIS team do a little tidying up. With unexpected consequences. [OC: Aria Tyler]
Tenth Doctor - Teen - None - Humor, Standalone
Characters: Jack Harkness, Other Character(s), Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th), The TARDIS
Series: None
Published: 2008.09.28 - Updated: 2008.09.28 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 894

Read The Cards by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 1]
The mysterious Little Girl finds Jack again, and predicts of events to come.
Tenth Doctor, Torchwood - All Ages - None - Missing Scene, Mystery
Characters: Jack Harkness, Jack Harkness, Other Character(s), Other Character(s)
Series: None
Published: 2008.09.15 - Updated: 2008.09.15 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 702

Recurring Distractions by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 7]
The Brecon Beacons throw up another threat, and Jack's the only one with the skills to distract it. [Elektra]
Torchwood - Adult - Swearing - Action/Adventure, Het, Humor, Mystery, Slash
Characters: Captain John Hart, Gwen Cooper, Ianto Jones, Jack Harkness, Other Character(s), Owen Harper, Toshiko Sato
Series: None
Published: 2009.05.15 - Updated: 2009.06.07 - Chapters: 2 - Completed: No - Word Count: 2896

Rose Likes by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 4]
There are many things Rose likes in this world.
Tenth Doctor - Teen - None - Character Study, Introspection
Characters: Rose Tyler
Series: None
Published: 2008.09.13 - Updated: 2008.09.13 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 351

Sacrifices by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 2]
She would do anything for him, even if he doesn't realise.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, Het, Introspection, Romance
Characters: None
Series: None
Published: 2008.09.14 - Updated: 2008.09.14 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 436

Seeking Solace by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 0]
When he can't, someone else is there to catch you. [100 Themes Challenge]
Ninth Doctor - Adult - Explicit Sex - Het, Hurt/Comfort
Characters: Jack Harkness, Rose Tyler, The Doctor (9th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.05.19 - Updated: 2009.05.20 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 950

Small Comforts by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 14]
Jack's on the Valiant. Ianto's in the Himalayas. But neither is alone. [Year That Never Was fic]
Tenth Doctor, Torchwood - Adult - Explicit Violence - Angst, Drama, Hurt/Comfort, Romance
Characters: Gwen Cooper, Ianto Jones, Jack Harkness, Jack Harkness, Owen Harper, The Doctor (10th), The Master (Simm), Toshiko Sato
Series: None
Published: 2009.03.15 - Updated: 2009.05.18 - Chapters: 4 - Completed: No - Word Count: 2946

So Many Rooms by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 0]
Being bored can lead to interesting discoveries.[OC: Aria Tyler, Amelia]
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Humor
Characters: Jack Harkness, Other Character(s), Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th), The TARDIS
Series: None
Published: 2009.01.18 - Updated: 2009.01.18 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 631

Sometimes by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 14]
Sometimes people part because they no longer work together. Sometimes they part because a betrayal has been made. Sometimes they part because events force them apart. But sometimes, just sometimes, the link can be re-made. [WARNING] Not a Rose reunion fic.)
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - Swearing - Alternate Universe, Drama, Het, Horror, Hurt/Comfort, Mystery, Romance
Characters: Jack Harkness, Martha Jones, Mickey Smith, Other Character(s), Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th), The TARDIS, Torchwood
Series: None
Published: 2008.09.14 - Updated: 2009.02.06 - Chapters: 10 - Completed: No - Word Count: 9554

Sport by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 2]
It's all just sport to him. [100 Themes Challenge]
Torchwood - Adult - Explicit Violence - Drama, Horror, Introspection
Characters: Jack Harkness
Series: None
Published: 2009.05.19 - Updated: 2009.05.20 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 720

Time to Heal by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 3]
Rose knows it's not her fault. That doesn't stop the pain though.
Tenth Doctor - Teen - None - Character Study, Hurt/Comfort, Introspection, Missing Scene
Characters: Madame de Pompadour, Rose Tyler, The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2008.08.22 - Updated: 2008.08.22 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 693

Unrequited by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 2]
There's an emptiness within her.
Torchwood - All Ages - None - Angst, Character Study, Het, Introspection
Characters: Toshiko Sato
Series: None
Published: 2009.10.30 - Updated: 2009.10.30 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 582

We Never Can by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 1]
The sexual tension's so high even the pterodactyl can sense it. And yet Jack has no plans to do anything about it.
Torchwood - Teen - Swearing - Character Study, Introspection
Characters: Jack Harkness
Series: None
Published: 2009.05.04 - Updated: 2009.05.05 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 499

What Am I? by manyshadesoflove [Reviews - 3]
If a man can change his face, then what makes him him?
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Angst, Character Study
Characters: The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.04.29 - Updated: 2009.04.29 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 603



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