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

Penname:King Rat (Eric Richardson)
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Stories by King Rat [33] Favorite Stories and Series [34] Favorite Authors [1]
Stories
A Knight to Remember by King Rat [Reviews - 2]
The Doctor drops in on an old friend on the evening of his passage into knighthood. What kind of reception will he receive?
Second Doctor, Ninth Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, General, Vignette
Characters: Jamie McCrimmon, The Doctor (9th)
Series: None
Published: 2010.01.31 - Updated: 2010.02.01 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 475

All Fall Down by King Rat [Reviews - 4]
Jack makes a split-second decision that wrecks the Master's carefully-laid plans. Sound of Drums, oneshot.
Tenth Doctor, Torchwood - All Ages - None - Alternate Universe, Het, Vignette
Characters: Jack Harkness, Jack Harkness, Martha Jones, Martha Jones, The Doctor (10th), The Master (Simm)
Series: None
Published: 2009.07.09 - Updated: 2009.07.09 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 410

Backup Rejected by King Rat [Reviews - 2]
When one Doctor sets out to help another, it's not always appreciated.
Third Doctor, Sixth Doctor - All Ages - None - Action/Adventure, Character Study, Humor, Missing Scene
Characters: Peri Brown, The Doctor (3rd), The Doctor (6th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.06.22 - Updated: 2009.06.22 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 455

Balked: A (Very) Short Tale of the Old Republic by King Rat [Reviews - 3]
A young Sith in the days of the Old Republic thinks he is on the cusp of a major coup against the Jedi, when a strange old man suddenly makes everything go wrong.
Third Doctor - All Ages - None - Crossover, General, Humor
Characters: Jo Grant, The Doctor (3rd)
Series: None
Published: 2009.12.05 - Updated: 2009.12.06 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 325

Captive by King Rat [Reviews - 0]
The Master is captured on a primitive, but unusual planet. His escape is countered by a worthy adversary, and he happily awaits an even more worthy one. Crossover with Discworld.
Third Doctor, Other Era - All Ages - None - Crossover, General, Humor, Standalone
Characters: Other Character(s), The Master (Delgado)
Series: None
Published: 2011.07.31 - Updated: 2011.07.31 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 356

Chessmen in the Sun by King Rat [Reviews - 0]
The Doctor tries again to reach Christmas in Naples after the last mess with space ghosts and Mr. Dickens. Things don't work out so well, and the TARDIS drops them into what may be their last Christmas ever.
Ninth Doctor - All Ages - None - Action/Adventure, Drama
Characters: Rose Tyler, The Doctor (9th), The TARDIS
Series: None
Published: 2010.06.20 - Updated: 2010.06.20 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: No - Word Count: 292

Collision Course by King Rat [Reviews - 2]
The Ninth Doctor has his own 'Time Crash' scenario with a prior self and it isn't the love-fest his later incarnation will be having with Five, either.
Sixth Doctor, Ninth Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, General, Humor, Missing Scene
Characters: Jack Harkness, The Doctor (6th), The Doctor (9th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.06.07 - Updated: 2009.06.07 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1155

Doctor Who and the Arena of Smackdown! by King Rat [Reviews - 0]
The Doctor and Peri arrive in the back halls of an American sports arena, about to embark on a new adventure, when they run afoul of some participants of a local wrestling event. A crossover with the World Wrestling Federation.
Fifth Doctor - All Ages - None - Action/Adventure, Crossover, Humor
Characters: Peri Brown, The Doctor (5th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.08.26 - Updated: 2009.08.26 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 804

Frame of Lies by King Rat [Reviews - 22]
The Ninth Doctor finds himself and Rose embroiled in a kidnap and ransom scheme involving a younger self; unbeknownst to him, it has begun to affect other incarnations as well. It could start events rolling into war and disaster far sooner than he remembers.
Second Doctor, Third Doctor, Ninth Doctor, Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Action/Adventure, Character Study, Crossover, Drama, Introspection, Missing Scene
Characters: Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, Jamie McCrimmon, Jo Grant, Martha Jones, Other Character(s), Other Character(s), Other Character(s), Other Character(s), Rose Tyler, Rose Tyler, Sergeant Benton, The Doctor (10th), The Doctor (2nd), The D
Series: None
Published: 2009.06.02 - Updated: 2009.08.15 - Chapters: 17 - Completed: No - Word Count: 23748

From the Desert, into the Future by King Rat [Reviews - 0]
The Doctor has his 'forced regeneration' sentence carried out after his Gallifreyan 'Celestial Intervention Agency' handlers decide he's gotten too uppity. Crossover with Discworld.
Second Doctor, Other Era - All Ages - None - Crossover, Missing Scene, Standalone
Characters: Jamie McCrimmon, The Doctor (2nd), Zoe Herriot
Series: None
Published: 2009.06.11 - Updated: 2009.06.11 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 423

Her Doctor by King Rat [Reviews - 2]
The Doctor has always assumed that some future version of him would understand the riddle of River Song better than he. He just happened to be thinking in exactly the wrong direction.
Third Doctor, Multi-Era, Eleventh Doctor - Teen - None - Character Study, Het, Humor, Missing Scene
Characters: Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, River Song, The Doctor (11th), The Doctor (3rd), UNIT
Series: None
Published: 2010.06.30 - Updated: 2010.06.30 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 571

His Face by King Rat [Reviews - 2]
On the eve of alien invasion, a conspiracy theorist makes a horrible discovery about the object of his obsession.
Ninth Doctor - All Ages - None - Alternate Universe, Angst, Standalone
Characters: Other Character(s), The Doctor (9th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.06.11 - Updated: 2009.06.11 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 682

Legends, Regret, and Cotton Candy by King Rat [Reviews - 1]
The Doctor stops off at an intergalactic festival he's attended in previous incarnations. He's looking forward to some R&R, not another reminder of how the Time War has affected those whose lives he's touched over the years.
Fourth Doctor, Multi-Era, Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - General, Introspection, Missing Scene, Standalone
Characters: The Doctor (10th), The Doctor (4th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.06.12 - Updated: 2009.06.12 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 2107

Little Blue Menace by King Rat [Reviews - 2]
Donna Noble finds out something that the Doctor has long known; many legends and children's stories play down the all-too-horrible truth. Crossover with the Smurfs. Yes, the Smurfs.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Crossover, Drama, General, Humor
Characters: Donna Noble, The Doctor (10th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.06.08 - Updated: 2009.06.08 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 943

Mother's Day by King Rat [Reviews - 0]
Michael Weston encounters a moment of desperate improvisation, as usual, but is reminded of an old debt, repaid, and given a more pointed reminder of what really matters. Crossover with Burn Notice.
Fifth Doctor, Seventh Doctor, Multi-Era - All Ages - None - Action/Adventure, Crossover, Missing Scene
Characters: Ace McShane, Ace McShane, The Doctor (5th), The Doctor (5th), The Doctor (7th), The Doctor (7th)
Series: None
Published: 2011.05.10 - Updated: 2011.05.10 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 379

Noble Heart by King Rat [Reviews - 0]
1936. Jack visits one of the amazing lovers he's had over the years on her deathbed. Another family gains a long-term protective 'uncle,' and hang the consequences. Drabble-ish.
Torchwood - All Ages - None - Character Study, Hurt/Comfort, Vignette
Characters: Jack Harkness
Series: None
Published: 2009.07.11 - Updated: 2009.07.11 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 113

Northern Doctors by King Rat [Reviews - 0]
Two Doctors meet. They part. The younger vows to make things better.
Seventh Doctor, Ninth Doctor - All Ages - None - Angst, Character Study, Introspection
Characters: Ace McShane, The Doctor (7th), The Doctor (9th), The TARDIS, The TARDIS
Series: None
Published: 2010.06.26 - Updated: 2010.06.26 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: No - Word Count: 192

Old Blue Crate by King Rat [Reviews - 45]
A fancily-dressed older gentleman buys passage on Serenity for himself and his large blue crate, with no specific destination. Who is he, and what's his real agenda? Strange things are afoot. Crossover with the Firefly tv series, as told from the viewpoint of that show's characters.
Third Doctor - All Ages - None - Action/Adventure, Crossover, Drama, General
Characters: Jo Grant, Other Character(s), The Doctor (3rd), The Master (Delgado)
Series: None
Published: 2009.06.05 - Updated: 2011.11.05 - Chapters: 25 - Completed: No - Word Count: 44779

Old School Chums by King Rat [Reviews - 0]
The Master, recently resurrected by the Council of Time Lords, is paired with Drax aboard a battleship during the Time War. When an unfortunate discovery is made, series events occur.
Other Era, Multi-Era - All Ages - None - Character Study, Humor, Missing Scene
Characters: Other Character(s), Other Character(s), Other Character(s), The Daleks, The Daleks, The Master (Jacobi), The Master (Jacobi)
Series: None
Published: 2010.07.18 - Updated: 2010.07.19 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 227

Opposition by King Rat [Reviews - 1]
A different look. The Doctor antagonizes one of his most tenacious opponents in the past, not realizing he's setting up much of his own greatest battles.
Multi-Era, Ninth Doctor - All Ages - None - Angst, Character Study, Drama, Missing Scene
Characters: The Doctor (9th), The Doctor (9th), The Master (Delgado), Unspecified Companion, Unspecified Companion
Series: None
Published: 2009.06.14 - Updated: 2009.06.15 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 329

Pugilist by King Rat [Reviews - 0]
That boy the Doctor had picked up in Brooklyn seemed to be more useful than he thought. Crossover with Punch Out! (The Nintendo game.)
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Action/Adventure, Crossover, General
Characters: The Doctor (10th), Unspecified Companion
Series: None
Published: 2009.06.22 - Updated: 2009.06.23 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 184

Regeneration and Consequence by King Rat [Reviews - 2]
The Doctor is rudely interrupted one afternoon while trying again to repair the TARDIS. He is reminded then, quite painfully, that regeneration does not heal all ills for anyone.
Third Doctor - All Ages - None - Angst, Character Study, Drama, General, Hurt/Comfort, Missing Scene
Characters: The Doctor (3rd), Unspecified Companion
Series: None
Published: 2009.06.05 - Updated: 2009.06.05 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 484

Resilience by King Rat [Reviews - 2]
The Doctor, so hopeless after returning a brainwashed Donna to Earth, has an epiphany and names himself.
Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, Introspection, Standalone
Characters: The Doctor (10th), The TARDIS
Series: None
Published: 2009.06.14 - Updated: 2009.06.14 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 306

Right Hand Doesn't Remember What The Left Hand Will Do by King Rat [Reviews - 0]
The Doctor comes to the rescue in pre-Revolutionary France, only to run into a rather unexpected complication.
Third Doctor, Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Missing Scene, Standalone
Characters: Jo Grant, Madame de Pompadour
Series: None
Published: 2014.10.10 - Updated: 2014.10.10 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 766

Snowbound by King Rat [Reviews - 1]
A young news agent rescues a girl from freezing to death on a country road during a blizzard. Decades later, he is surprised to find that his kindness had unexpected effects.
Second Doctor, Multi-Era, Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, Missing Scene, Vignette
Characters: Donna Noble, Donna Noble, The Doctor (10th), The Doctor (10th), Wilfred Mott, Wilfred Mott, Zoe Herriot
Series: None
Published: 2009.06.17 - Updated: 2009.06.17 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 876

So Bored by King Rat [Reviews - 5]
The Master gloats at the scene of one he's really won, only to find that this latest Doctor's short attention span should have been factored in.
Other Era, Tenth Doctor - All Ages - None - Character Study, Humor, Standalone
Characters: Lucy Saxon, The Doctor (10th), The Master (Simm)
Series: None
Published: 2009.06.14 - Updated: 2009.06.14 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 399

Temptation, and Frustration by King Rat [Reviews - 1]
Rose encounters a delicious military man in her travels, but is thwarted in her romantic designs when the Doctor himself appears to take a hand.
Multi-Era, Ninth Doctor - All Ages - None - Fluff, Het, Humor
Characters: John Benton, Rose Tyler, The Doctor (9th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.08.15 - Updated: 2009.08.15 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 259

The Guide to the End of the Galaxy by King Rat [Reviews - 5]
The Doctor stumbles into the Guide universe, and Arthur stumbles upon the Doctor. Will the Doctor find a way back to where he belongs? After what happened in the Last Great Time War, does he even want to? Pre-'Rose' 9th Doctor, Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy.
Other Doctors, Ninth Doctor - All Ages - None - Action/Adventure, Alternate Universe, Crossover, General, Humor, Hurt/Comfort
Characters: The Doctor (9th), Unspecified Companion, The Master (Author-Created)
Series: None
Published: 2009.06.09 - Updated: 2010.04.19 - Chapters: 7 - Completed: No - Word Count: 6742

The Real Master by King Rat [Reviews - 1]
An ancient Earth evil prepares to consume another foolish would-be hero, only to find that it's bitten off a lot more than it can chew. Literally. Buffy the Vampire Slayer crossover.
Other Era, Multi-Era - All Ages - None - Character Study, Crossover, Standalone
Characters: The Master (Delgado)
Series: None
Published: 2009.09.05 - Updated: 2009.09.05 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: No - Word Count: 188

Unquiet Night, with Apparition by King Rat [Reviews - 0]
Doctor John Watson is holding a vigil over his dying wife, when a spectre appears that threatens to take his life as well. Crossover with Sherlock Holmes.
Seventh Doctor, Multi-Era - All Ages - None - Crossover, Horror, Hurt/Comfort
Characters: Other Character(s), Other Character(s), The Doctor (7th), The Doctor (7th), The Master (Pryce)
Series: None
Published: 2009.06.04 - Updated: 2009.06.05 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1181

Ventures Piratical by King Rat [Reviews - 0]
Jack has a short flashback on encountering the Doctor while leading a pirate crew. Just not the right Doctor.
Sixth Doctor, Multi-Era, Torchwood - Adult - Explicit Violence - Character Study, Het, Humor, Slash
Characters: Jack Harkness, Jack Harkness, Peri Brown, Peri Brown, The Doctor (6th), The Doctor (6th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.06.20 - Updated: 2009.06.20 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 454

What The Lunch Man Said by King Rat [Reviews - 3]
Another stunning victory, but Rose just wants to know how the Doctor does it. A surprising dip into pop culture to explain leaves Rose astonished, and Jack turned on (like that was ever a surprise).
Ninth Doctor - Teen - None - Character Study, Humor, Missing Scene, Vignette
Characters: Jack Harkness, Rose Tyler, The Doctor (9th)
Series: None
Published: 2009.12.27 - Updated: 2009.12.27 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 358

Yuletide, with Bars of Iron by King Rat [Reviews - 3]
The Doctor always feels most despondent about his captivity on these cold, clear nights. Can anything break him out of his despair?
Third Doctor - All Ages - None - General, Humor, Hurt/Comfort, Vignette
Characters: Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, Jo Grant, Liz Shaw, Mike Yates, Sergeant Benton, The Doctor (3rd), The TARDIS, UNIT
Series: None
Published: 2009.06.02 - Updated: 2009.06.03 - Chapters: 1 - Completed: Yes - Word Count: 1295



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