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Dec. 29th, 2014 04:52 pm
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This is an entirely unofficial community for chat about Yuletide. Official communities can be found at [community profile] yuletide_admin and [livejournal.com profile] yuletide_admin (which has a feed at [syndicated profile] yuletide_admin_feed.

This is intended to be a Dreamwidth equivalent of [livejournal.com profile] yuletide.
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Nominations are open for Fandom 5K!

Link:
Collection on AO3
[community profile] fandom5k on Dreamwidth for announcements
Tag set open for nominations

Description:
Fandom 5K is a multifandom fanfiction exchange with a 5,000-word minimum.

Dates:
Nominations: 7-14 February
Signups: 15-28 February
Assignments out by: 3 March
Default deadline: 1 April
Mandatory check-in period: 2-8 April
Stories due: 29 April
Stories revealed: 13 May
Authors revealed: 20 May
morbane: uletide mod image of guinea pig among daisies (Yuletide)
[personal profile] morbane
I am off to a slow start with NYR collection updates, but various writers are way ahead of the game.

Please enjoy stories in:
10th Kingdom
American Horror Story: Hotel
Avengers Academy (Video Game)
Bridgerton Series - Julia Quinn
Constellations Anthropomorphic
Dracula (TV 1968)
Dragonlance - Margaret Weis & Tracy Hickman
Everwood
Hellenistic Religion & Lore
Honor Harrington Series - David Weber
The Jewel in the Crown (TV)
The Martian (2015)
The Martian - All Media Types
The Martian - Andy Weir
Marvel (Comics)
Marvel Cinematic Universe
機動戦士ガンダム 鉄血のオルフェンズ | Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans
Mrs. Pollifax - Dorothy Gilman
Only Lovers Left Alive (2013)
Prometheus (2012)
Skuggserien | The Shadow Series - Maria Gripe
Solar System (Anthropomorphic)
Twin Peaks
We Know the Devil (Visual Novel)
White Boots - Noel Streatfeild
Wolfblood (TV)

List of works below cut )


Challenge information
Until assignments are sent out (approximately) for Yuletide 2017, the New Year's Resolution collection (2017 edition) is open for writers to submit fics based on prompts from previous Yuletides.

Writers are especially encouraged to write stories for prompts that were not filled during the main Yuletide run.

2016 prompts on AO3
Google spreadsheet of all prompts (thank you to Min)
Database of 2016's Dear Author letters (thank you to lsellersfic)
2016 prompts as a text file
Prompts from 2016's non-signed-up pinch hitters on LJ and on DW
Some Day My Fic Will Come mini-challenge - This challenge is for the prompts that are posted year after year after year. If you've requested a canon in at least three Yuletides and you haven't received it yet, add the prompts to the post to increase their visibility - we will collect them in the spreadsheet. Or, see if you can fill someone else's perennial request. And if your request has been filled, please comment on the post to let us know!


Fics written for the purpose of re-qualifying for Yuletide must be posted before sign-ups begin for Yuletide 2017 (before October 10, 2017). They must also be over 1,000 words and written to a previous Yuletide prompt. The fandom in which they are written must still be small enough to qualify for Yuletide (in brief: there are fewer than 1,000 fics each (that are over 1,000 words, in English, and complete) when adding the total fics on AO3 and ff.net).


I will aim for fortnightly NYR updates from this point. I apologise for the delay.
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[personal profile] chantefable
Six miscellaneous fic recs from Yuletide 2003 (history, postmodernism, science fiction, surrealism and caper adventure): Blackadder, James Bond (Movies), Ocean's (Movies), Twin Peaks (TV), Remington Steele (TV), Gattaca.
chantefable: ([bbc] naughty in nottingham)
[personal profile] chantefable
Travel back in fandom time with fic recs from Yuletide 2004: eight stories from different fandoms about society, politics, history, and emotions.

Hornblower, Hidalgo, Down With Love, My Own Private Idaho, Spy Game, Without a Trace, The Authority, Willow
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Description: [community profile] artfeverfest is a multifandom fanart exchange. All fandoms, ships, characters, and artists (including graphic artists) are welcome! Participants are matched to each other based on ships and characters.

Schedule:
Links:
AO3 || Tagset || tumblr || [livejournal.com profile] artfeverfest
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[personal profile] benedict

FAQ



Fairy-tale Exchange: Once Upon a Fic Exchange

Link: once-upon-fic @ DW / Once Upon a Fic Exchange @ AO3

Description: Once Upon a Fic Exchange is a fairy-tale-centric fic exchange focused on fairy-tales, tall tales, and myths!

This is our third year running and we'd love to have you!

Cool feature: The stories must be legally available online. An adaptation that is under certain copyright restrictions, like a Disney movie, cannot be nominated.

This is to make it easier for people to jump in and learn canons to offer and receive!


Dates:

Nomination Period: January 22nd, Sunday to February 5th, Sunday 11:59pm - OPEN NOW!
Sign Ups: February 10th, Friday to February 19th, Sunday 11:59 pm
Assignments out: February 22nd, Wednesday
Deadline: May 14th, 11:59 pm, Sunday
Archive Goes Live: May 19th, Friday [no earlier than 8:59 am, may be later]
Anon Period Ends: May 24th, Wednesday [no earlier than 8:59 am, may be later]
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[personal profile] maythe4th
May the 4th Be With You is a low-pressure Star Wars fic and art exchange based on the sprawling megacanon from a galaxy far, far away. Want to request that Rogue One orgy you've been dying to read for the last month? Would you prefer artwork featuring C-3PO reimagined as the Mona Lisa? All Star Wars canons are welcome, from the original trilogy to Matt the Radar Technician. Sign-ups are open now until February 4th. Fanworks go live on Star Wars Day: May 4, 2017.

Main DW Community: http://maythe4thbewithyou.dreamwidth.org/

Mirrors:
Livejournal: http://maythe4th_comm.livejournal.com
Twitter: @maythe4th_comm
Tumblr: http:/maythe4thfanworks.tumblr.com
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[personal profile] chantefable
5 thematically diverse fic recs from Yuletide 2005: light caper, breezy heists, social politics, suffocating suspense, dark and sophisticated serial killers.

Hannibal Lecter Tetralogy – Thomas Harris, Rebecca – Daphne DuMaurier, Eagle of the Ninth – Rosemary Sutcliff, The Italian Job (2003), Ocean's (Movies)
chantefable: ([bbc] naughty in nottingham)
[personal profile] chantefable
8 fic recs from Yuletide 2008: historical fiction, intercultural relationships, science fiction, sleek dystopia and bubbly fairy-tales.

Rome, 13th Warrior, Le Pacte des Loups, 3:10 to Yuma, Generation Kill, Terminator: the Sarah Connor Chronicles, Equilibrium, Aeon Flux
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[personal profile] turlough
Recs of stories both from this year and earlier years:
- Lord Peter Wimsey
- Miss Marple
- Cherryh's Chanur Series
morbane: pohutukawa blossom and leaves (Default)
[personal profile] morbane
The New Year's Resolutions 2017 collection is currently open for posting works that fill Yuletide prompts from 2016 and previous years. In a week or so, I will start making updates to this community about the NYR2017 works that have been posted - 12 already.


However, my last update about the New Year's Resolutions 2016 collection was on September 27 last year, and 21 works were posted to the collection between that update & when it closed. Here are the stories that were posted then, and a summary of works and fandoms.

In the following fandoms:
American Horror Story: Coven, Fate/Zero, Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes, The Avengers (Marvel) - All Media Types, Black Jewels - Anne Bishop, The Princess Curse - Merrie Haskell, Animorphs - Katherine A. Applegate, Robot Series - Isaac Asimov, Sense8 (TV), Killjoys (TV), Luther (TV), Mamamoo, Woman Pirate RPF, 18th Century CE RPF, The Lost Prince - Frances Hodgson Burnett, A Knight's Tale (2001), Ex Machina (2015), Whyborne and Griffin - Jordan L. Hawk, Until Dawn (Video Game), Oxford Comma Example Sentences, Plain Tales From the Hills - Rudyard Kipling, Kim - Rudyard Kipling, Stalky and Co - Rudyard Kipling, Oxford Time Travel Universe - Connie Willis, Two Monks Inventing Things (The Toast), Legend (1985).

Works posted to NYR 2016 between 27 September 2016 and 10 October 2016 )


The 2016 New Year's Resolutions Collection contains 76 works by 63 authors.

Full fandoms list for 2016 )
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A dozen all-different book fandom recs here: realism, fantasy, historical fiction, all with an odd twist.
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[personal profile] chantefable
8 stories about women here: five from different book fandoms and 3 from different movie fandoms.
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