For the month of August, in Forever Knight, in my corners of social journaling, here are the items that I spotted:
Ficathons, Fests and Communities
- fkficfest/fkficfest released 9 all-new FK stories!
- spook_me, a multifandom horror ficathon, has sign-ups through 9/15, with stories due 10/26. FK is eligible.
- "Big Bang" games in progress include journeystory, screenplaystory and polybigbang. FK is eligible for all.
- femslashex is an annual multifandom f/f exchange game. FK is eligible, but it looks like nobody requested it.
- fancake, the multifandom fanwork recommendation community, is currently focused on the theme "pining." FK is eligible.
- genprompt_bingo is a multifandom challenge game with gen prompts (fills may or may not be gen). FK is eligible.
- ladiesbingo is a multifandom challenge game for all kinds of relationships between female characters. FK is eligible.
- FKFicFest 2014:
- "Preserve Your Memories" by Batdina (~2K words, Teen)
- "Missing Persons" by Brightknightie (~8K words, Teen)
- "Rock Bottom" by MelissaTreglia (~2K words, Explicit)
- "Janette in Love(?)" by WaltD (~2K words, Teen)
- "How to Disappear Completely" by PJ1228 (~14K words, Teen)
- "The Long Way Home" by Twilight2000 (~5K words, General)
- "To Live Forever" by Leela (~3K words, Explicit)
- "A Twinge in an Old Wound" by GreerWatson (~7K words, Teen)
- "Never What it Seems" by LastScorpion (~2K words, General)
- 11 FK works on the AO3 currently show August 2014 as their publication date. 9 are from FKFicFest. The other 2, "Chance Encounters of the Impossible Kind" (400 words) and "Pick Me Up" (275 words), are by Merfilly.
Meta (Discussion, Essays, Etc.)
- 8/23: pj1228 pointed to FKFicFest and linked to the fest story that LastScorpion wrote for her prompt, and the story that she wrote for Twilight2000's prompt.
- 8/24: pj1228 noted Lacroix's "Conversion Day" and linked to two commemorative stories she'd written for that anniversary in past years.
- 9/02: greerwatson described her busy summer holiday at FKFicFest time and mentioned the fest story that I wrote for her prompt.
- 9/06: greerwatson is looking to coordinate on Yuletide character nominations with anyone else planning to nominate FK.