25, pup, queer male, artist/musician, NYC.
but Thiago, without having seen any of S11, was able to guess my favorite chef this season as being a “woman of color from a lower socioeconomic background” without having seen any of the chefs before, just because of how well he knows me.
Benten is the Japanese goddess of love, beauty, eloquence, wisdom, arts and music, knowledge, good fortune, and water. She is the protectress of children and the patroness of geishas, dancers, and musicians. Originally she was a sea goddess or water goddess, on whose image many local deities near lakes were based.
"One fun fact I learned while on the air with Keith Olbermann was that humans on the Internet are scumbags. People say children are cruel, but I was never made fun of as a child or an adult. Suddenly, my disability on the world wide web is fair game. I would look at clips online and see comments like, "Yo, why’s she tweakin?" "Yo, is she retarded?" And my favorite, "Poor Gumby-mouth terrorist. What does she suffer from? We should really pray for her." One commenter even suggested that I add my disability to my credits: screenwriter, comedian, palsy."
Maysoon Zayid on TEDWomen (x)
this is SO IMPORTANT I AM YELLING
JK Rowling said she would have made Seamus/Dean canon but she felt it would be distracting from the main trio
Literally how much space do you need to have a line about Dean asking Seamus to the Yule ball
Look, I’ll try
"Parvati had tried to ask Dean to the ball, but he told her he was going with Seamus instead."
I just want to take this time to remind wisforwonder in yet another public form that he thought these were (a) real photos from Vermont and (b) that I took them. Dudebro needs to lay off the drink at work.
hello friend I am now mutuals with!!!! :>
hello friend I am now mutuals with!!! reunited at last
Speaking of Flannery O’Connor, just a reminder that one of the greatest literary figures in American history was a disabled woman, living with Lupus from 25 until her death at 39, who never married but instead valued her close friendships. In the two dozen short stories she wrote after contracting Lupus, we have the subjects of the Holocaust, racism, disability, along with obviously issues of her faith and what Grace meant.