Hi everybody. Lately, I’ve been considering joining the Fan Contributor Program. The only problem is, I don’t know what to write about, or even if that which interests me would interest others. Because of this, I would like to hear your input on if and what I should write about.
What fandoms do I know the most about? Like a lot of people, I am a fan of Star Wars and Marvel and DC comics. I am a history and aviation nut, as some of you can attest. I am also greatly interested in languages and cultures, as I speak English, Spanish, and German.
I have been a fan of Star Wars for years, collecting every Lego set I could get my hands on, as well as cross-section books, novels, and plastic models. While I stopped playing with Legos after Episode I…Read more >
Since everyone else is doing these AMA's, I figured that I would do the same. Ask me whatever you want, and if I'm comfortable with it, I might answer. However, sarcastic answers and Monty Python quotes may happen from time to time.Read more >
If you look through Recent Changes with any regularity (like I do), by now you have probably noticed a lot of blogs about people leaving Community Central chat and/or Wikia, sometimes forever. A lot of users have mentioned the seeming decline of chat as one of their reasons. To which, I offer my response.
Chat is what we make of it. Staff, admins, and mods are just there to make sure that the rules are followed and everyone has a good time. It is the users themselves that make a wiki (and its chat) a fun place to be. Some users have left, true, but this is the time of year when school starts for a lot of users. Some people are also starting college, which takes up far more free time than high school ever did. Trust me, I know that from expe…Read more >