Bordertown Fan Fiction Guidelines

All Bordertown Series fiction or artwork must carry the following notice:

The Bordertown Series world was created by, and is copyrighted by, Terri Windling. The world, its landmarks and characters are used with her permission only. All rights to Bordertown Series material are reserved by Ms. Windling and the authors of the Bordertown Series books: Borderland, Bordertown, Life on the Border, Elsewhere, Nevernever, Finder, The Essential Bordertown and Welcome to Bordertown.

No characters from existing Bordertown Series stories may be used without express permission from the authors of those stories. Ms. Windling hereby gives permission for the following characters to be used in noncommerical fan fiction: Farrel Din, Gray, Sammy, Wicker Leaf-and-Tree, Thorn Leaf-and-Tree, Will Hernandez.

The Bordertown Series world may not be used in any commercial venture whatsoever, including any publication or event for which money is charged. Permission to use the world is granted for noncommercial fan fiction, art work and role-playing only.

All dramatic and gaming rights to the Bordertown Series world, characters and stories are strictly reserved by Ms. Windling.

Should Bordertown Series material commercially published or produced by Ms. Windling co-incidentally resemble characters, landmarks or stories created by fan writers and artists, these fan writers and artists will not be entitled to compensation.

Ms. Windling reserves the right to shut down Bordertown Series fan fiction at any time should her lawyer advise her that her rights or the rights of the other commerically published Bordertown Series authors are endangered in any way.

Anyone using the Bordertown Series world for fan fiction, art or role-playing must read, agree to and abide by the provisions outlined herein.