Still here, SoFurry folks!
I've explained my situation better on InkBunny, but to boil it down for you guys here: I'm so busy in my life at the moment that I really can't find the time to do anything internet/furry related. Aside from the occasional journal and working on stories, I'm basically on hiatus.
Not permanently, understand. I'm not going to slowly forget about everything and never come back. It's just that I'm fighting to sort out a few real life issues that are keeping my focus away from what I love doing in my spare time.
SoFurry also kinda kicked me in the teeth when it got rid of the parsing from MS Word - I don't even use Word itself anymore, but this refusal to work with and respect the formatting in the documents I've been working on and maintaining for years is a serious problem I can't just easily adapt to. My stories have been written and formatted in a traditional "book" style, using industry appropriate word processors, since I was able to write at ...