Queer writers, by and large, focus on writing fic that reflect their own lived experiences. There are many articles that do a great job exploring this argument try here , here , and here. You are commenting using your Facebook account. Perhaps the answer to this question is as simple as: People with the same tastes like to post in the same places. Notify me of new comments via email. There is a sexism and racism problem in fanfics.
Juliette. Age: 20.
Indeed, the fragility of masculinity makes for boring stories.
Annika. Age: 28.
Why Is There So Much Gay Shipping in Fanfiction?
As mentioned, some women do fetishize gay relationships. In popular culture, close male friendships are one-dimensional. You are commenting using your Twitter account. However, when these types of stories feature two male characters, their relationship is almost always reconciled as friendship see Buddy Films , or, more recently, Bromantic Comedies.