Medical student J. J. Clarke, National Library of Ireland, ca. 1897-1904
Cat on Constantine’s Foot, Palatine Museum, Rome
I am a Baggins of Bag End!
Night Vale must have some pretty interesting treatment of queer/nonbinary people
I can’t imagine anyone making a big deal of someone’s gender identity/presentation when their neighbor has the head of a falcon every other Tuesday
and who cares if you’re dating someone of the same sex, Susie Carmichael down the road dated a man who turned out to be an ambiguously sentient bag of oranges the whole time
they’re very happy together
THIS IS MY FAVORITE PART IN ALL NINE EPISODES
just so we’re clear:
- getting called out for doing something shitty is not the same as “getting hate”
- if someone is telling you that you did something shitty, they are not criticizing you as a person
- messing up does not make you an irredeemably awful human being
- but how you respond to criticism can be a pretty good indicator of your awfulness
Internalize the bold.
A moment in Somnus.
(NOTE: CONCURRENTLY, IN WAKING LIFE, A NEST WAS STOLEN.)
Happy Birthday, Remus John Lupin
(10 March, 1960 – 2 May, 1998)