So that whole ‘The Indian Sherlock’ thing got me brooding over the shitfit some parts of fandom tend to throw at the prospect of a Holmes and/or Watson that aren’t British - and how by ‘British’, they in fact mean ‘a very narrow idea of ~Britishness~ that includes the following attributes: white,…
this is the greatest thing
i have ever
like what??? an adaptation of my bbs that actually does something different and interesting???
I only wish it kept in Moriarty.
Like, being black and poor means no archrival,
just Serious Business Issues? How is someone
supposed to hate!ship Sherlock with The System?
…and also, I’d like everybody flailing
to step away from Sherlock altogether
and go create a fandom for this series.
If only half would do it, just imagine
how many fics and fanworks we would get
for female black detectives in Botswana
who started out that way. How great would that be?