I can’t explain how much I want a 21st century Star Trek au where Kirk still lives in Iowa and it’s like “holy shit aliens just literally landed in my cornfield I can’t believe my life became a bad episode of x-files”
Your life will constantly be changing. Always. It will forever be anything but stagnant. However, when you think about it, this makes life so much more exciting. How boring would it be if the exact same thing happened today, tomorrow, and every other day to come? Very. So be thankful for the unexpected and twisted nature of this beautiful thing we call life.
acceptable ways to take fandom seriously:
genuinely enjoying the thing, allowing the thing to be a regular part of your life, participating in events/activities related to the thing, using the thing as a coping mechanism or relaxation tool during hard times, meeting and befriending people who also like the thing, producing work/art/writing related to the thing, etc.
unacceptable ways to take fandom seriously:
yelling at other actual humans because you want different fictional people to kiss