Blog Prompt #3 – Crossovers

Blog Prompt #3 – Crossovers Courtesy of Templar Sora – My blog idea is to try and maybe see just how far out there some of us have gone, are considering going, or wish we could go in the pursuit of IDIC in our fanfics. So, of those who are doing it, what other shows/media (or even star trek eras) are people pulling into their fanfics as crossovers? What crossovers do some people wish we could see, or want to try and write themselves. How do you feel about crossovers in star trek in general? We have seen some great responses to this prompt! From Templar Sora himself, Time And Relative Diversity in Infinite Combinations FalseBill’s  The Start trekfan’s Crossover Madness jespah’s IDIC and...

Blog Prompt #2 – What are the Best kinds of Reviews?

Blog Prompt #2 – What are the Best kinds of Reviews? Again, using the Boldly Reading discussion thread, it got me thinking about the hope of generating more reviews. So here’s your short and simple blog prompt: what do you like to see in a review of your work? what do you comment upon yourself in a review? has a received view changed your opinion on a story you wrote or were writing? and finally, has a review sold or warned you off another author’s story? We’ve already seen some great responses to this prompt! Templar Sora’s Critical! Super Effective!! FalseBill’s The Start jespah’s Reviews – a Love/Hate...

Boldly Reading Book Club #1 – Paving Stones Made From Good Intentions

Boldly Reading Book Club #1 – Paving Stones Made From Good Intentions Welcome to our very first Book Club Discussion! Here’s hoping to it being the first of many. Our first Boldly Reading Book Club Choice is jespah’s Paving Stones Made From Good Intentions a K rated story though possibly K+ given some of the darker themes within. The choice for the story was mine, and chosen before jespah’s recent promotion to modly powers, because of jespah’s enthusiasm and participation at all levels on Ad Astra. Additionally, before all of that, jespah was willing to be our guinea pig for this little enterprise. The story itself though is one I thought would provide a lot of delicious little commentary for our book club and offer a number of discussion points...

Blog Prompt #1 – What Do You Like to Read?

Blog Prompt #1 – What Do You Like to Read? Given the thoughts being bounced about in the Book Club idea Boldly Reading my prompt is a simple: what do you like to read? What fanfic story type/era/character and heck even name an author here you gush over do you like to read? We’ve seen some great responses to this blog! FalseBill’s The Start Templar Sora’s A Soft Place for a Rock in a Hard Place jespah’s What Do I Like to Read? You are always welcome to join us on the forums! Be sure to check out the Archive! Welcome! Since its founding in early 2009, the Ad Astra Star Trek Fanfiction Archive strives to bring you quality fanfics without any of the headaches. Our community of authors offer a welcoming environment to read or contribute,...