(Reposted from my LJ, because hell yeah it can apply to Tumblr too.)
How not to be batshit in fandom: Helpful tips part I (Shipping edition)
Welcome to the first in a possible series of posts on How not to be batshit in fandom: Helpful tips. This first part will explore a few common occurances when shipping, and how to deal with this without falling into the traps of batshit.
Inspired by many, many years in many fandoms, way, way too much fandom wankery and having to take many a calming breath myself at times. (Yeah, I’m poking myself here too. Ah, emotional investment, the things it will do to us all at times…)