Re: [MEFAwards] Re: IMPORTANT: Changes for 2009 Awards
- In a message dated 4/30/2009 5:54:37 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
If there's some subgroup that's not as well represented in the MEFAs as
you think it should be, then encourage that type of fandom member to
I don't know if you have any idea the level to which I have done exactly
that! Both on Silm fics and genre. I would do it on other things as well if
I believed they were under-represented in comparison to quality and
quanitity of what is being produced (I am a huge reader).
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- pandemonium_213 wrote:
>*chuckles* Apparently Annatar has been up to some rather weird sorcerery
> > Hmm, examples... pandemonium_ 213 actually jumps to mind. His "The
> > Apprentice" and many of his Eregion fics. Because while there are
> > undoubtedly drama and humor and action elements, the feature I really
> > come away from those stories with is world-building, or
> > character-building.
> What a minute! Since when did I become a guy? ;^)
in Eregion. Celebrimbor is most concerned that he'll end up in the
opposite situation, something Galadriel would *definitely* never let him
hear the end of.
(Feel free to consider the above as a crackfic!nuzgul tossed firmly in
Seriously, I am *awful* with pronouns. The part my brain that stores
gender-associations (whether someone is male or female) doesn't connect
with the part that handles pronouns, I think. (Tanaqui can attest to
this fact, actually, as she's definitely seen me use the wrong pronoun
before; I'm infamous for it.) It's created some rather "interesting"
moments with a transgendered friend of mine. Thankfully he has a great
sense of humor; he understands that it's a language issue more than a
gender-identity issue and so he's cool with it.
Anyway, my apologies, and please know that it was the result of a brain
slightly addled by the end of term. :-)