"It's rather poetic...
in a maudlin sort of way."
The idea of doing commentaries on stories probably originated
with a LiveJournal meme
in January 2004. The original blurb went as follows:
And that's basically it. The commentaries are the "making of"
process of a fic, and they are fun to write and (probably) fun to read, although
I sometimes feel rather narcisstic for doing them. Most of the commentaries
posted here were originally written for posting into LiveJournal, and some of
the remarks I have made may be out-of-context. Having said all that,
back to the stories.