don’t fear the reaper: is the song i was listening to while i wrote this

The thing, I think, is this: If I can make All This into something beautiful, then is it perhaps possible I might be something beautiful? (I have been called beautiful at least once, that I recall with the clarity of a star collapsing.) I feel like I am running out of time to be getting … Continue reading don’t fear the reaper: is the song i was listening to while i wrote this

i thank the lord for the people i have found, or: a little more to do about fanfiction

A year ago today, I published my first piece of fanfiction since (probably) middle school. And oh, I AGONIZED over the task of actually writing the damn thing: I would sit on my couch in the dark at night, sipping on sweet fucking Shiraz, and listening to the same love songs over and over and … Continue reading i thank the lord for the people i have found, or: a little more to do about fanfiction

that shines from you (i’ve probably already used that as a title, haven’t it? dammit, dani)

The plays (for now!) are done! Nothing to write but blogs and fics and grad school essays! How am I coping, you might be wondering? Well, I've watched Rocketman three nights in a row, for a starter. Here's the thing: I just... fucking love this movie. I never expected it to hit me the way … Continue reading that shines from you (i’ve probably already used that as a title, haven’t it? dammit, dani)