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A fandom and shipping phenomenon, most of them based on LiveJournal. A Kink Meme is where a user (usually anonymously, though the rules on this differ between kink memes) posts both a pairing and a kink (or some kind of basic plot setup, or some other stipulation). Another user then anonymously fills this request with either art or FanFic. While kink memes, true to their name, usually contain plenty of smut, it is usually permissible to request Fluff or drama fic with no sex or shipping elements as well, making this somewhat an Artifact Title.
Tropes commonly found in kink memes include: