Back then, there was actually character interaction and development and stuff. I'd almost forgotten that the relationship between the main characters was what really drew me into the story, because most of the recent manga chapters are rather lacking in that regard. Eh. I'm not as interested as I once was. Part of it is just that the bloom is off the rose; it's no longer as new to me and of course my enthusiasm has faded a bit. Don't get me wrong, I still am inspired by the series and have no plans whatsoever to stop writing fic or "leave the fandom" or anything like that. I just wish Takahashi would remember that there are other characters besides Tessaiga.
Still, I felt randomly inspired at about 3am last night and did something for iy_no_kakera.
I have yet to begin actual sewing on my Halloween costume. I really should do that. Maybe today. I'm