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Regrouping

In the original “Welcome to Claw & Quill” article from a year ago I said, with unintentional foresight, Part of what’s made Claw & Quill tough to get off the ground is that it’s hard to describe just what it is. It’s a magazine for furries—but not a fiction magazine or a news magazine, not art or comics. It’s not about furry-as-a-noun, in the sense of lifestyle and identity. It’s not necessarily even a “magazine for furries” the way most people might take that phrase. You may not be shocked to learn that this kind of nebulousness makes it tough to write for. So, after a lot of behind-the-scenes shuffling, C&Q is relaunching using WordPress rather than its own custom back end. The rationale for this is two-fold, both relating to making it easier to generate new content. As much as I like the notion of issues, it’s going to be easier to get new articles up if I don’t have to wait to collect four or five in batches. It’s also going to be …