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Bloggers Interview with mon-amour-eternel

This week we had a chance to chat to Dottie a.k.a mon-amour-eternel, about her favourite Klaroline scene, and what inspires her to keep writing. Read what she had to say here:

KM: For all of the readers who don’t know you, why don’t you tell us about yourself?

Dottie: Oh man I’m bad at these questions. My name is Dottie and I’m a high schooler in the Midwest. I write a lot in the MCU fandom. I really enjoy reading and writing familial relationships, so I love writing the Mikaelsons and Caroline with her mom. Uhhhh I am not good at math or science, I’m very much a creative type. I’m a good liar. I like reading things that scare me but I hate horror movies. I enjoy true crime and conspiracy theories. I’ve been writing for five years. I…can’t think of anything else lol


KM: Klaroline is not the easiest ship to ship; what was it about this pairing that stood out to you?

Dottie: He’s just so in love with her! You can practically see his heart eyes. And she Knows and is so receptive to it. Also the star-crossed lovers deal. Very ‘Bleeding Love’ by Leona Lewis, which is one my favorite ship songs.


KM: Have you taken part in any fandom events? Which has been your favourite?

Dottie: I participated in the Arbor Day event. I’m kinda anxious about events and getting done on time so I don’t usually write for them. I love Klaroline Gives Back tho! It’s so awesome.


KM: What is your favorite Klaroline scene?

Dottie: Ooh that’s a tough one. Probably the scene in the hall when she’s running away from Alaric and he comforts her.


KM: Now that we know that Candice King will be in The Originals season 5 premiere at the very least, how do you think the Klaroline will go down?

Dottie: Tbh I haven’t been paying much attention but I expect it go as well as it always has, which is to say, the writers will mess it up and keep baiting us. (I’m still bitter about Sterek.)


KM: What are your favourite ships other than Klaroline?

Dottie: MCU wise, Stucky and Barbershop Quartet. There’s also Captain Swan from OUAT and from TVD, Klefaroline and Baroline.


KM: You are a fanfiction writer, but what is it about this couple which keeps you writing about them even though they are seen by many to be a ‘dead ship’?

Dottie: I don’t think ships can die! As long as there are people having ideas, writing them, and sharing them, a ship cannot die. I keep having ideas, I keep writing them, and I keep sharing them. It’s not dead.

To answer your question for real, I think there’s so many avenues to be explored with KC. So many AUs and What If’s and such that could be written. And that’s super super exciting to me! I wanna be a part of that, you know? So I keep writing.


KM: If you could have any fanfiction be reenacted in canon, which one would you pick?

Dottie: Oh my god, this is the easiest question. Love Interruption by idiot-wind89. I swear I come back and reread it every few months. Every bit of it is so amazing.


KM: If Klaus and Caroline were transported to another show’s universe, which one would you pick?

Dottie: Good question! I’d pick OUAT. I absolutely love the idea of Caroline and Klaus being royalty or just fairy tale characters in general. I would cry if they got to have an onscreen wedding.


KM: And lastly, what’s your one piece of advice that you would like to give the fandom?

Dottie: When Plec and the rest aren’t doing KC justice, and the Steroline stans are telling us we ship a toxic, dead ship, just remember that the more you write, the more you inspire other writers. Also remind yourself that sometimes, canon is asking to be rewritten.


Check out Dottie’s blog HERE