“The funny thing about arguing that same-sex couples will damage the lives of the children they raise is that never once has a same-sex couple conceived a child by accident. Every single gay and lesbian couple who decided to have a child together must plan for it, often in great detail; whether this is a lesbian couple who need to find a sperm donor, a gay couple who must find a surrogate mother or either of these looking to go through the lengthy and often difficult process of adoption. Every single child brought into the home of a gay or lesbian couple is wanted.”—The L Wire (via fujiidom)
when you think about it fanfiction is actually amazing
there are thousands of brilliantly written novel-length stories kids wrote from their own brains about characters and shows/books/movies they love all twined into the internet and other kids read these 50k+ stories in their own time and invest themselves in it
nobody’s being paid to write it and nobody’s being told to read it, people do it because they legitimately enjoy it
Players will want to “protect” an increasingly-battered Lara Croft in the upcoming Tomb Raider reboot, its executive producer has said.
Because Lara fucking Croft, of all vidya protagonists, needs protecting.
I don’t have an issue with tragic pasts. I do take issue with giving characters tragic pasts just to appeal to wannabe macho protective instincts. Also? If you feel you have to throw drama and tragedy into a backstory you are a shit writer.
I’ve been so busy with work and hanging out and gaming (guilty pleasure) that I did not have much time to do any proper artwork and stuff for updates, only a few sketches here and there. So this blog has been pretty boring to look at I know. QmQ