Monthly Archives: May 2013

They don’t do it for me

A reminder from Scootareader at The Daily Oat: One thing that many find difficult to grasp is that they are not part of the most important group. We love ponies and we look forward to ponies, but our desires are secondary. Little girls are more important to Hasbro than us when it comes to their show because this audience represents… (more…)

A market for this kind of stuff

I can think of a thousand stories in the ponyverse — I have nearly that many “favourites” anointed at Fimfiction — I’d rather read than my own, but damn me if I didn’t warm to the idea of turning the TwiBrush tales into an ebook: Fan fiction, in which aficionados of existing books and movies write characters into new storylines,… (more…)

It’s now or never

Okay, I’ve been working on The Life That Late He Led for two months now. It’s time I let Fimfiction look at it. First chapter has been submitted. (Word count: 5696 according to this editor, 5946 on theirs.) I’ll post the Fimlink when the story is approved. Update: Given the utterly negative reaction to this tale, I’ve pulled it back… (more…)