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Warp 5 Complex Is Coming to the AO3

The Warp 5 Complex, a Star Trek: Enterprise fan fiction archive, is being imported to the Archive of Our Own (AO3).

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Background explanation

The Warp 5 Complex (W5C), which has existed since 2002 to archive Star Trek: Enterprise fan fiction, uses eFiction software as its platform. This software is no longer maintained and has become a security hazard. Thus, to keep the stories available to the fan community, the fic archive moderator, Kylie Lee, has decided to move the archive to the AO3 via the Open Doors project, which seeks to archive and preserve fan artworks.


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This Week in Fandom, Volume 16

One of the best things about Twitter’s trending topics is that they can show us how much we have in common with people we’ve never spoken to and will never meet. When #GrowingUpAFangirl started trending on 1 July, many of us at the OTW were shouting ‘OMG too true’ at our timelines.

and then your flatmate comes out and asks who you’re talking to and then she sees what you’re watching and just rolls her eyes and walks away…