Category Archives: Fandom-related

Costume Design in Comics Kinda Sucks Ass

Recently, comics have started to become popular again–Marvel is everywhere, DC is as well, and with the rising popularity of smaller comics like Lumberjanes and … other indie comics (can you tell I don’t read a lot of indie stuff), … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the Women of Game of Thrones, Pt 1

The quintessential “strong female character” usually has a checklist of traits: She wears makeup, but not too much and she’s never vain. She’s “one of the boys”. She’s a good shot. She doesn’t cry. She uses “girl” as an insult. … Continue reading

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On Canons and Headcanons

So a while ago, I got a comment on one of my Harry Potter metaposts basically questioning why I bothered to write meta at all, since actual HP canon couldn’t be changed because Rowling had already written it, and questioning … Continue reading

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No one loves Snape like Snape loved Lily…

Because Snape wasn’t in love with Lily. He was obsessed, and that’s a really big difference from being in love with a person. But anyway, this is a character analysis (aka meta post) about Severus Snape, because I felt like … Continue reading

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Writing is hard.

Writing is very, very hard. Unless you’ve got a good prompt, of course. Recently, I was on Tumblr, scrolling through my dashboard. I saw a post that basically dared someone to write a fanfiction about another Tumblr user and the … Continue reading

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What affects an Animagus?

If a dog Animagus were to eat chocolate in his human form, then turn into his animal form, would he die? This was the question posed to me by a young Potterhead in my neighborhood who had spotted me rereading … Continue reading

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Yet more theories

I hoped you liked the previous theory/headcanon post. If  you did, here are some more. Today we will be continuing with Harry Potter, and stretching out into some pretty strange headcanons. I’d love it if you were to comment. So, … Continue reading

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Theories

Ah, so WordPress has changed their layout again. I..don’t like it. Ah, well. I suppose I’ll get used to it. I’ve got some announcements to make: First, the CoA series will be put on hold because I have commitment issues … Continue reading

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Tumblr and Fandoms and Fictional Languages | CoA

So I’ve decided to call this ongoing series of posts the ‘Collection of Awesome’, CoA for short. The titles will be formatted somewhat like my Doctor Who: The Companions titles. Speaking of Doctor Who, I’ve got a post coming up … Continue reading

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