AEL: The Candle in the Wind, The Murder of Mary Russell, The Light Princess, Frances, JatH, BatB (again), The Book of Merlyn, AP 1-3, Wizard People, Justice League, Master and Commander, The Enchanted Castle, Kissing the Witch, Transparent

12 days ’til I turn 37! The Candle in the Wind by T.H. White — If the previous installment was the fanfiction leadup to the inevitable, this one is the leisurely, meaty examination of that inevitable. It’s ridiculously sad, and a brilliant dramatic...

Being like characters, cat, myrm

This is a concept that I see a lot in fandom, especially anime-based fandom, and I have to admit that I find it rather absurd. Admittedly this question is better than some — “most like” is much better than the fangirly “ZOMG, I’m just...

Meme (Harry Potter), Plastic, work

12. Your thoughts or opinions about Harry Potter. I freaking love Harry Potter. No, Rowling doesn’t have the greatest command of the English language of any author ever, but her world-building and story-telling are top notch. The books are charming and...

Text exchange

I: Ju ever wonder whether Slytherin’s monster goes around talking to itself all the time? And what it says to itself when it’s not about to kill someone? And whether journal Riddle has to listen to it and it gets tedious? Mostle: “My bladder is...