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Re: Has furry fandom have an impact on your life?
« Reply #20 on: July 16, 2014, 11:41:44 am »
I know a lot more stuff (Good and Bad) that I probably would have never found out without finding it through the fandom.

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Re: Has furry fandom have an impact on your life?
« Reply #21 on: July 16, 2014, 11:47:55 am »
I know a lot more stuff (Good and Bad) that I probably would have never found out without finding it through the fandom.

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Re: Has furry fandom have an impact on your life?
« Reply #22 on: July 16, 2014, 11:58:04 am »
It has, so far I've met quite a few good friend through it.
That guy who hasn't got pride colours on his profile.

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Re: Has furry fandom have an impact on your life?
« Reply #23 on: August 03, 2014, 04:10:54 am »
Being in the fandom helped me get to know some really cool people. And the people in it actually helped me be more comfortable with who I am in a few ways.
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Re: Has furry fandom have an impact on your life?
« Reply #24 on: August 03, 2014, 08:36:40 am »
I'd say the fandom has made me more comfortable with myself. It's also a creative outlet for me. I write more stuff now than I did before I was in the fandom. Yes, usually furry stuff haha.

It's also made me some good friends, and meet some incredible people.
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Re: Has furry fandom have an impact on your life?
« Reply #25 on: December 02, 2017, 04:24:40 pm »
The fandom has helped me become more confident with myself. Through he fandom/my fursona I've come to accept the fact that I don't need to act or look a certain way and I can have my own "cutesy" style and that's ok!
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Re: Has furry fandom have an impact on your life?
« Reply #26 on: December 02, 2017, 05:10:40 pm »
This is basically the only kind of social interaction I have. Not by choice - I'm just too weird and find it hard to relate to and connect to people because of it, so the fandom offers a nice place away from that.
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Re: Has furry fandom have an impact on your life?
« Reply #27 on: December 03, 2017, 03:00:11 pm »
The furry community has given me the opportunity to express myself in ways I wouldn't have tried otherwise. I've met some wonderful people and had countless good experiences. Overall, there's much more positive than negative.
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Re: Has furry fandom have an impact on your life?
« Reply #28 on: December 03, 2017, 03:45:45 pm »
It helped me get over a lot of my social anxiety
I used to be scared to even interact with people online
But having an animal persona to represent me online just gives me more confidence.
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Re: Has furry fandom have an impact on your life?
« Reply #29 on: December 04, 2017, 09:50:29 am »
Yes, definitely! I've definitely become more outgoing both IRL and online. I also now found a passion for mascoting, which I probably wouldn't have considered participating in before becoming part of the furry fandom.
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