Tara Jordan
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Joined 07-03-08, id: 1623243, Profile Updated: 02-16-13
Author has written 2 stories for Doctor Who, and Others.

My name is Tara. I live in Virginia, but I think I must've been English in a past life. I love all things British, and my current fascination--if it isn't obvious from my avatar choice--is Benedict Cumberbatch. I am also an avid fan of David Tennant, so you will find some fiction already posted regarding a couple of David's performances. I am working on some Sherlock fiction at the moment, but I will also be exploring some fan fiction involving some of Benedict's other characters as soon as I have the chance. I'm not particularly a fan of posting one chapter at a time. I prefer to post a completed story. This is because my schedule is so hectic that I would hate to post a chapter and then keep people waiting for two months for the next installment!

Currently I work as a business analyst for an insurance company. I am also enrolled in graduate English classes at NAU online. After this semester is completed, I will be halfway to my M.A. degree! Very exciting.

Here is a sampling of my interests:

TV (my MUST-watch list): Supernatural; Sherlock; Doctor Who; Copper; Game of Thrones; Suits; Justified. Other shows that I watch a lot but can miss without fussing about it: Criminal Minds; White Collar; Covert Affairs; NCIS: Los Angeles; The Mentalist; Law & Order: UK.

MUSIC: I like everything from classical to metal with only a couple of exceptions. I have a wide range of tastes, but currently I'm listening to The Death Riders; The Sheila Divine; Riddlin' Kids; Theory of a Deadman; Sick Puppies; Hypnogaja; My Darkest Days; Liz Phair; Paramore; Lovehammers (look them up - Chicago rock band, outstanding!).

MOVIES: Far too many to list. I hate sad, tearjerker movies (or anything resembling a sad "chick flick" a la Beaches). If I didn't love Benedict so much, I would probably avoid a couple of his as well, but alas, he is so ridiculously great in them that I suffer through with the Kleenex in hand. So here's my normal fare, or movies that I can't go past if I am flipping channels and see them on TV: Rob Roy (I did say no SAD chick flicks. lol); Aliens; Jaws (I am a fanatic over Jaws. I can almost quote the whole thing); The Godfather; Tombstone; Lord of the Rings Trilogy; Rain Main; Speed; Silence of the Lambs; and so, so many others. At one time, I toyed with the idea of becoming a professional movie critic, but didn't end up pursuing it.

BOOKS: Recently finished A Dance with Dragons (book five in the A Song of Ice and Fire series). Currently re-reading some Sherlock Holmes stories as well as Laurell K. Hamilton's Anita Blake books.

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Doctor John reviews
Author's Note: This story is based on David Tennant's character John Love in the 21st Century. We never learn his last name in the show, so I made one up. I also made him even more Scottish than usual, just because I felt like it. I've never visited a real UK A&E, so please forgive errors-it's all my imagination! Rated M for a reason. I hope you enjoy it!
Others - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,030 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 2 - Published: 9/27/2012 - Complete
Rose & Ten: The First Time reviews
Author's Note: This is a one-shot story about Rose and the Tenth Doctor. It's just a little scene that played in my head for a bit before I decided to write it down. This story is rated M for a reason. I hope you enjoy it.
Doctor Who - Rated: M - English - Romance/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,599 - Reviews: 29 - Favs: 154 - Follows: 18 - Published: 9/5/2012 - 10th Doctor, Rose T. - Complete