Shoujo goes Conference Crazy! (Anime Expo 2017)

I suppose I should begin by saying that I bought the tickets. Well, we bought the tickets, but I booked our hotel accommodations with my AAA discount, and now it's up to [SCREEN NAME TBD--He's deciding as he'll be mentioned quite a bit!] to book our two-way flight. Yes, my dear anime compatriots, we're going. … Continue reading Shoujo goes Conference Crazy! (Anime Expo 2017)

Fanfiction Friday (04/07/17)

Notice: My weekly FFF posts will now feature anywhere between 1 and 3 fan fiction recommendations. Fandom(s) featured this week: "Ouran High School Host Club" Just Another Girl acrosseverystar "Ouran High School Host Club" -- Updating as of April 5, 2017; 18 chapters "Because even though they didn't know how or why, someone was approaching … Continue reading Fanfiction Friday (04/07/17)

Regarding the Puddle Jumper: Thoughts on Life and Love

A family member posted something on her Facebook page. It looked like this: At first glance, this seems admirable, but there was something that I wanted her to understand for her own wellbeing, and now I want to share it with you as well, because--yes, unrelated to anime, I know--it is important. I feel the … Continue reading Regarding the Puddle Jumper: Thoughts on Life and Love

From Boys II Men: The Progression of the UtaPri Boy Band, Starish

One of my favorite things about a long running series is watching the characters progress. Uta no Prince Sama Maji Love, as the longest running (and thus most successful?) idol anime (and I'm only talking about boy idols here because hello, those are the only ones that should count!) offers four (soon to be five!) … Continue reading From Boys II Men: The Progression of the UtaPri Boy Band, Starish

Shoujo Sings?? (For real! With background music! Maybe!)

Pasta from PlainPastaandPlainRice gave me some technical advice! She told me how to add a backtrack to Audacity, and since she did I played around with it just a little bit and decided that a) THIS IS SO FUN, OHMYGOODNESS, and b) maybe I could actually record a whole song like this!! I mean, it's a … Continue reading Shoujo Sings?? (For real! With background music! Maybe!)