For the month of April, in my corners of social journaling, here are the Forever Knight items that I happened to see:
Ficathons, fests and communities that welcome FK
- fkficfest is in progress. Stories come due May 27!
- fksquee had 3 new posts.
- tic_tac_woe is a new all-fandoms mini-bingo challenge game with apocalyptic prompts.
- tv_talk is rebooting as an all-fandoms discussion community.
- memekink wishes to compile an all-fandoms list of all kink memes on DW only.
- fandomcomm is a new all-fandoms meta (discussion, friending, etc.) community.
- fffc, "Froday [sic] Flash Fiction Challenge," is a new all-fandoms weekly prompt community.
- fandomweekly is an all-fandoms weekly writing challenge community, with voting for winners per round.
- Recommendation communities recap: fanart_recs, het_reccers, gensplosion, recshelf, and fancake. (Know more FK-friendly rec communities? Tell me about them!)
FK fanfiction & other fanworks
Archive of our Own (AO3) Summary: 6 of the 756 FK stories on the AO3 show posting dates in April.
- "differences of nature" by spoke (~1K words, G, gen)
- "The Vampire Strikes Back" by dlyt (3rd in "Pranks and Pastimes" series) (~2K words, G, gen)
- "Hungry like the Wolf" by sanguisuga (crossover w/Sherlock) (WIP) (~51K words, R, m/m)
- "Die Konkubine - 1. Teil" by LucySummerlove (German) (WIP) (~27K words, R, m/f)
- "Ein Mädchen von edlem Geblüt" by LucySummerlove (German) (WIP) (~60K words, R, m/f)
- "Schmetterling und Nachtfalter" by LucySummerlove (German) (WIP) (~29K words, R, m/f)
News & conversation:
- The Organization for Transformative Works (OTW), the nice people behind the Archive Of Our Own (AO3), held an April membership drive. But there's no deadline! You can come aboard and help all year round.
- 4/06: melissatreglia relayed from HorrorSociety.com news of an in-pre-production FK movie, by CurseBorne Films.
- 4/12: abby82 shared that Indiwire placed FK #6 on its list of top vampire television shows.
- 4/14: nicholas_lucien marked Natalie's birthday (per "Last Knight;" yes, "Only the Lonely" disagrees; FK is FK ~grin~).
- 4/20: nicholas_lucien marked GWD's birthday.