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“I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, it’s a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope. Which is what I do, and that enables you to laugh at life’s realities.” - Dr. Seuss

Been Playing Twilight Princess

"Above the highest platform of the tallest tower of the castle in the sky, the dragon circled, gathering momentum. Our Hero waited, sword in hand and heart in chest. Even if he dodged the dragon's claws, the wind generated by the its massive wings would surely sweep him ...

deadline sighted pull up pull up pull-

*BOOM* R.I.P. G.P.A. This tragedy brought to you by attention inertia. Now that I have your attention, some (more) links: Steady Inhale Gumshoe/Edgeworth from an author I (used to) stalk obsessively. LIFE IS GOOD. Twilight Princess sketch-comics by SO CUTE SO TRUE. (Spoilers to before the Water ...

Some genderswitch fic recs

Of the boy --> girl variety, if only because no one ever writes it the other way around. XD I love genderswitch. Ranma ½ was my first fandom. These two things are not unrelated.[1] 1. Naruto, Oh Baby, Oh Baby by The Badifc Fairy. Parody, but the sort of ...

January 1st 2013
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My 2012 In Review

I didn't write much this year - or not much fiction anyway. I wrote my masters thesis, and though it could have been much better I am content with the way it came out.  In nonfiction land, I signed on as a contributor to The Hooded Utilitarian. Though I don't have ...
November 12th 2012
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Big Bang @ Prudential Center, 12/9/12

As promised on tumblr. This is very long, so I apologize in advance. ^^ BTW, I'm sitting in a cafe in New Brunswick next to someone using "Fantastic Baby" as a ringtone, and it turns out she was also at the show on Friday. Small world! The New York ...
September 12th 2012
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I turned in my master's thesis. It's kinda weak - I wrote the conclusion in 24 hours including searching for supporting references - but it's a personal milestone for me since it's the longest thing I have ever finished, more-or-less on time. It's 50 pages without references or appendixes (but ...
July 19th 2012
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Olympics, etc.

I am so totally out of the Olympic loop - though I heard there's an outdoor screen at the Castle Museum gardens in York that's doing public screenings of Olympic events, so I might go to that. I missed the torch when it passed through a few weeks ago. ...
July 15th 2012
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6-years-too-late review of disposable teen comedy, John Tucker Must Die

Saw this with M. It's really not too bad... if you ignore the ending, aha. Especially the casting for John Tucker is good: at first you are like, what do any of these girls see in this guy? But by the end you are like, hmm, ...


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