Turned out flaunt.su was interested in the sites I had marked for deletion, so these sites are now owned by flaunt.nu and are up for adoption:
I don’t have anything to do with the sites above anymore, so all questions, requests and adoption applications should be directed to them.
Here’s the current run down of what’s happening with my sites…
Sites that I’m undecided about; I can’t bear to think of giving them up/deleting them but I’m trying to:
Sites offered for adoption; waiting for reply:
Sites adopted out:
- http://www.oded-fehr.net (adopted by the forum co-mod; I’ll stay on for a while to train her and help with the transition because she’s not familiar with running websites)
Site that will be deleted/have already been deleted:
I’ll be closing down at least these sites:
More are likely to follow.
I’ll be closing down my fansites/screenapping sites. I’m not sure which ones yet – I kinda want to close down all of them, really.
Reasons I won’t go into here, and also because they’re taking much of my energy (I’m a spoonie and have been for a few years now) and I feel like I want to try and use what energy I have for more creative pursuits such as writing fanfic and making fanart and non-Internet related creative stuff. Fansites are like a work obligation – I know people want and expect updates often and regularly and I feel like I must do that first before anything else or I’ll feel quilty – but then I don’t have any energy left for creative things. I still love doing fansites but I miss being able to do creative things terribly, and that dissatisfaction is bugging me. I kind of want the feeling of not having obligations to update and monitor sites – even if there’s nothing to update with, there’s always the change that the server will blow up or database problems or hacking or whatever. So while most of the time everything goes smoothy and doesn’t require action, it’s always in the back of my mind that anything and everything could blow up any minute. I can’t remember what not-worrying-about-that feels like.
I can’t stand Negan and this write up by forbes.com sums up all the reasons why.
I’ve always enjoyed TWD, even the not-so-good seasons had bits and pieces I liked but the current season and all the characters are in every way so tied up with Negan that the whole show is getting ruined. All the eps with Negan have been a chore to get through, and I’m having problems with this last one. For the first time ever I’m tempted to to just drop it, especially now that I just read that Jeffrey Dean Morgan has confirmed that Negan will be appearing in the next season too :/
I’m just so sad that TPTB had to go and ruin a good show 🙁 I’ll miss the characters (who are not Negan) and the world if I give up on it, but Negan annoys me so much.