fanfic


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fan·fic

 (făn′fĭk′)
n. Informal
Fiction written by fans as an extension of an admired work or series of works, especially a television show, often posted on the Internet or published in fanzines.

fanfic

(ˈfænˌfɪk)
n
(Literary & Literary Critical Terms) fiction written around previously established characters invented by other authors
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One fan, in an open letter to authors who condemn fanfiction or (attempt to) forbid fanfiction of their works, says You think fanfic is a personal affront to the many hours you've spent carefully crafting your characters.
It could be argued that the way stories were first passed on from one cyfarwydd to another, in the days of halls and harps and fires, were versions of fanfic.
Le folklore et les mythes crees par le jeu et la fanfic sont des outils d'une presqu'identite raciale (trolls, humains, elfes, gnomes, .
Still, fanfic remains a bastard child in the literary family, its very right to exist still in dispute in some quarters.
They regard us, sometimes, as bad writers because we don't use our own canons, when, in fact, some people's fanfics are much more enjoyable than novels.
Membership in virtual communities being much more fluid, terms like BNF 'big-name fan' and WNF 'well-known fan' aren't normally used inside fanfic communities.
While the infamous 50 Shades of Grey trilogy remains the most successful smut-grade fanfic ever, with more copies in print than the Bible, certain addictively sizzling sagas like the Hacker Series are making waves in the increasingly popular women's fiction genre.
I went creatively limp for a while and spent a year doing very little except being online, writing the occasional piece of Lost fanfic (fiction on blogging sites for the popular TV show) and talking to people.
Intriguingly, one runs across name-mocking more in fanfic and other fan art.
Real life--"RL," in the shorthand of bloggers, fanfic writer, and email aficionados--is what training simulations are all about or are supposed to be about.
The Slayer FanFic Archive (online Buffy fandom): www.
But Kessel's stories are to fanfic what plastic explosives are to Play-Doh.