|Name/s:||Lydia, Lydia Bell|
|Fandom/s:||The Avengers (TV), Babylon 5, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Doctor Who, The Invisible Man, Max Headroom, Sports Night, Stargate: Atlantis, The West Wing, The X-Files, bunches of others I'm forgetting right now|
|You can find me at:||http://lydiabell.dreamwidth.org/, http://lydiabell.livejournal.com/|
|On Fanlore:||My contributions / email me|
I always consumed TV and books fannishly, in the sense that I liked to talk about them with other people and imagine the "further adventures" of the characters. I basically wasn't aware of fandom as an organized activity until discovering online fandom around 1990 or 1991. (Specifically, as I recall, alt.tv.twin-peaks.)
The first fandom I was actually involved with was Lois and Clark, through the LOISCLA mailing list and its associated IRC channel. Other L&C fans (aka FoLCs) led me to Babylon 5 and The X-Files fandoms, and from there I was pretty well doomed.