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old fandom nostalgia

This whole revival of The X Files has had me thinking a lot about fandoms and nostalgia: my own fandoms, mostly; the ones I loved the best, the ones I hardly remember, and that one strange, lost weekend with “Once Upon a Time in Mexico.”  I’ve been in fandom for fifteen years now.   535 more words

Fandom

Words

words. words. a bunch of words that no one is really reading. we’re all looking at cute gifs of Harry. so let’s just stop kidding ourselves. 1,642 more words

Richard Armitage

Shipping 101: Cockles

Hello, class and welcome back to Shipping 101! Today we are exploring a controversial topic–RPF or, “real person/people fiction”. Shipping real people and not characters can be tricky, because these people are often in real life relationships and therefore it can feel a little squicky to think about the REAL people participating in fanfiction-esque activities. 323 more words

The Collectiva Diva