Transformative works are an opportunity for readers and writers alike to explore sexuality safely, but are writers exploring their own fantasies, or recycling other people’s?
Five Things I Wish Online Fans Knew
Although there’s a world of positivity among Internet fans, sometimes it really is tiresome to see the same drama over and over again.
Ten Thoughts Every Older Fan Has
The fandom experience has been a near-constant part of my life for almost 20 years, but at the same time, fan spaces have changed so much. Here’s a glimpse into the mind of an elder fan who has seen a lot of changes.
Should Fandom Include Adult-Only Spaces?
Simple answer: yes.
Long answer: still yes, but keep reading.
How Do You Read?
My love of fanfiction hasn’t changed much in 20 years, but the way I read it definitely has.
The Peppa Pig Analogy
We get fooled into thinking that certain shows are the pinnacle of the anime industry, that they must be masterpieces in order to be so long-running and popular.
Etiquette and entitlement – who is allowed to do what in fandom?
I sat down at my desk this evening to do some research for a fic. But as sometimes tends to happen, I got briefly distracted by Twitter, and ended up falling down the perpetual rabbit hole that is the ‘older fans in fandom’ debate.
More Fandom Joy
Fandom feels like a complete cluster-fudge at the minute, but it also has the power to bring joy and happiness.
Otterly Sexy – navigating fandom as an asexual fan
Can we just enjoy a thing without forcing squishy sex feelings into it?
Yorkshire Cosplay Con, Saturday
Things I enjoyed today: While waiting in line to get in, we spotted a Midoriya cosplayer who had also brought … More