Author's Note: This post is from *checks notes* 2017. I never published it assumedly because there were categories I never finished writing for, and at this point I can no longer do so because 2016/2017 was so long ago! I also probably intended to write my "whys" behind some of the winners that I named, … Continue reading Ridiculously Random Anime Awards, 2016-17
Author's Note: This short post from the backlog was written in 2017 when WordPress used to provide single word prompts for bloggers to fill. Do they still do that? I don't think so? And in twilight, it almost felt like she could count the innumerable, white-lit pinpricks in the uppermost western sky. It almost felt … Continue reading Gingerly: In Response to the WordPress Prompt
You've probably never looked at a title and wondered, "Is this shojo?" and let's be honest; you'll also probably never need to ask. The hallmarks of shojo are usually pretty obvious on sight, but at some point I began wondering if anyone ever bothered to make a master list of the tells, tropes, and subtropes. … Continue reading Shoujo’s Shojo “Tells & Tropes” Master List ❤
Short, sweet, and to the point: these are things that Harada says that make my chest feel tight.
"Lan Zhan. Back then, inside the Xuanwu Cave, did you create that song you played?"
If you are of a mind to watch the Netflix original* show Sweet Tooth, you may be tempted to think it a fantasy based on appearance alone. The title screen is going to display an uncanny little puppy-baby hybrid creature which, yea, is definitely huggable, but is also kinda bizarre in the most dreadful way? … Continue reading I kinda watched “Sweet Tooth.” – a short review