Nine months, two false starts in actually contributing something in full and, to be frank, nothing's going anywhere. With IRL concerns taking more and more precedence, as well as my languishing own fanfiction to get back into, I don't believe I can devote any further time to contribute in depth to here.
Henceforth, as of (say) 09:00 am (AEST), July 20, I request to be no longer considered a member of the PPC Community and will be disappearing from this Board indefinitely. If there is anything that I need to do before that occurs, please inform me by replying to this message.
To those veteran members of this community, including the founders Jay and Arcacia (I hope I have those names right), I would like to offer you all my thanks. Thank you for what you have created here, both the universe you have created and the welcoming and fun community you have developed. Thank you for the support you guys have given myself and others who may have started out around the same time I have. I found myself enjoying the tales written by you, laughed at some of the antics your characters and those of other people's works pulled off alongside each other and I managed to gain some new insights into effectively analyzing and critiquing fanfiction work.
Goodbye. Though, to be honest, false starts shouldn't cause you to quit -- look at me. Anyway, RL concerns trump interwebz every time. So, again: goodbye. PS: It's 'Acacia' (the same as the throny... more