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  • First Times

    Published: Sat 10 Oct 2015 12:06PM EDT Comments: 0

    Do you remember your first fandom? The first time you discovered a new fanwork that was just perfect for you? The first time you found a fan community? The first time you ever watched fan video or listened to a podfic? The first time you made friends with another fan online? The first time you shipped something?


  • The World Without the OTW

    Published: Fri 09 Oct 2015 12:05PM EDT Comments: 84

    In a world…


  • What Is A Drive?

    Published: Thu 08 Oct 2015 12:04PM EDT Comments: 47

    Author's note: You may have heard that the OTW is doing a "drive" this week. We wanted to make sure everyone knew what this thing was all about, so if you're curious, you've come to the right place. Whatever your drive-related questions, we're here to answer them. Happy reading!