by Patch O'Furr
On January 21, Twitter lit up with the launch of a new furry news site. It builds on a solid record of work by site owner Haven Fusky, organizer of HavenCon, FurNightATX (a furry dance party) and charity events. If you need good stories with real action, this Fusky delivers.
The welcome post brings out the mission:
“Ever said to yourself or someone else: “Gee I wish there was a website where I could find all the good stuff of the furry fandom?”
Well, here we are. Good Fur News aims to focus on the positive aspects of the fandom. From artists, musicians and creators to performers, activists and more. We want to show you what we have to offer.
Good Fur News is run by Haven Fusky a fursuiter out of Portland, Oregon who is known for creating the first LGBTQ+ geek and gaming convention of Texas. However, the news is created by YOU, the fandom – through our tips page and other avenues of communication.”
In the first few days, the site already has features on popular furry artist Paco Panda and health and motivation speaker Tax Beast.
Haven puts a lot of thought into why this work matters – and why it’s not good enough to wait for others to bring it: