With the demise of Fanlib, thousands are flocking to other fan fiction sites, such as Myfandoms.com and fanfiction.net. Why? Because they gotta get their “write” on, that’s why!
Now, these sites are all good. The definitely offer people of like tastes and writing desires the ability to express themselves in an accepting community.
However, I believe that those people can take kick their passion up a notch.
It’s easy to use fan fiction sites as a crutch. It’s comforting to know that you can put your 2500 word story on a site where almost everyone will give you praise, and you will do likewise for their work. And, there’s nothing wrong with that. It’s that type of encouragement that gave me the marbles to start writing after 25 years of laying dormant…