“I get to recreate a lot of sentimental moments for people and their reactions and thank you emails really make my day…,” Jersey City Illustrator said.
Bread, cash, moolah, paper, dollars, money. No matter what you call it, we all know money talks but it’s also a topic that’s often avoided – until now. Money Talks* is a Slice of Culture series where we ask real people in Hudson County not only how they make their money, but also how they spend it, specifically during a seven-day period.
These fans get absolutely no monetary gain from these works — featuring the intellectual property of other people — and write fanfiction for entertainment purposes only. There are thousands of writers in the fanfiction community, and despite what some might believe, they are actually very important members within the writing community.