Fanfiction Becomes ‘Real’ Fiction – A Tale of Two Fics That Became Books

by Jennifer

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Previously, I have posted about the benefits of writing (and reading) fanfiction, both for fans and for fans who like to write. The practice at writing, for those so inclined, plus the chance to revisit beloved characters make the genre of fanfiction an inviting place for all fandoms. Rarely, though, have stories that originate as fanfiction made the transition to general consumption – until now.  Continue reading

Geek News: EL JAMES’ TWITTER Q&A DIDN’T GO QUITE AS PLANNED

By T. Mack

el-james-twitter-3If E L James’ Fifty Shades of Grey is anything, it is polarizing. People generally have either complete apathy or very strong feelings for it. Of the ones who have feel strongly, the divide is wide between those who love it and those who loathe it. Each has reasons for being on their particular side of the divide. And since the Sister Geeks community is a safe space, we all choose to respect differing opinions and accept all geeks with love and affection. Unfortunately for Ms. James, the same cannot be said about the Twitter-verse.

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