July 15, 2020

Some of my best quarantine reads were real person fanfiction

A complicated relationship with fictional stories starring my favorite K-pop boys.
April 13, 2020

How Wattpad inspired a generation of Filipino readers and writers

The app has come a long way since 'She's Dating the Gangster' topped local bestseller lists.
April 13, 2020

Some of the best mental health lit can be found in fan fiction

More than a space for idealized romance and alternate universes, these ‘amateur works’ have provided writers and readers an outlet for the harder feelings.
April 13, 2020

So you want to make a social media AU?

Fanfiction lives on, albeit through shorter, more direct forms. Slow burn? Enemies to lovers? All the internet’s your stage.