And the Beat Goes On — Responding to the “Music & Me Tag”

I've been tagged for a few challenges lately that I've decided to get a move onto! In this case, I was tagged by Annie over on Evening Tea Musings to participate in either the gaming tag or music tag. I'm not much of a gamer, so I decided to respond to the music tag alone. … Continue reading And the Beat Goes On — Responding to the “Music & Me Tag”

“It’s Raining Husbandos” – The Weather Girls Parody

Hi, I’m your Shoujothoughts (Ah-huh) And have I got news for you (You better listen) Get ready, all you anime minded And leave any mean comments at home (Alright)   Tension is rising (uh rising), engagement’s getting low (oh low, girl) According to all sources (What sources now) My blog’s the place to go (You … Continue reading “It’s Raining Husbandos” – The Weather Girls Parody

“Freedom,” (OP 2) from the anime “Banana Fish” (English)

I’ve been ignoring everyone I’ve been wandering around I’ve been deceived everything at that time Then you appeared in front of me You ignited my pale heart We’ve been looking for each other from now on Save you! Sacrificing everything for Blurry fates we cannot see I won’t let our pain be wasted So I’ll … Continue reading “Freedom,” (OP 2) from the anime “Banana Fish” (English)

“Soon may an anime come that we can all agree upon.” — An Anime-Inspired Sea Shanty

Sea Shanties have been all the rage lately, and even if they've died down in the way that so much of internet culture quickly does, I still love them. Thus, I wrote an anime sea shanty, and I hope you enjoy it. 🙂 I've been known to do things like this before, what with my … Continue reading “Soon may an anime come that we can all agree upon.” — An Anime-Inspired Sea Shanty

“Given” fans won’t want to miss this!–Live Rendition of “Fuyu no Hanashi” feat. Centimil & Mafuyu’s voice actor, Shogo Yano

Forgive any enthusiastic mistakes I made in my investigation. The following video features Centimilimental (the artist behind the songs in 'Given' the anime) singing Fuyu no Hanashi (Mafuyu's song) along with Shogo Yano (Mafuyu's voice actor). I believe the backing might also be the Given band, but I'm only confident in this fact as it … Continue reading “Given” fans won’t want to miss this!–Live Rendition of “Fuyu no Hanashi” feat. Centimil & Mafuyu’s voice actor, Shogo Yano

“F*** Me Up ‘Cause I’m so Used to Feeling Nothing” — Generational Honesty and Angsty Expose with EYES ft. Rawska

As an adult (my age being the source of my societal disquiet for today), I often find myself pushing down existential dread. I'm a young Millennial, and if Gen X is the gen of punk apathy and Gen Z is the gen of sardonic humor and social consciousness, Millennials are the gen of angst. I … Continue reading “F*** Me Up ‘Cause I’m so Used to Feeling Nothing” — Generational Honesty and Angsty Expose with EYES ft. Rawska

“My favorite things,” –Shipper Edition

https://youtu.be/OC7vS02Y1zY Shipping just girls with boys? Who are you kidding? Boys who love boys are a thing (We stan ZhanYing!) But HaraChi under sakura in spring: it is still one of my favorite things. Cannon romances with chemistry stronger, or love straight created by fan-fiction authors: all kinds of pairings are supported here But still … Continue reading “My favorite things,” –Shipper Edition

“Praise You in this Storm” by Casting Crowns

I wanted to share this with you today because I needed it, and maybe you needed it, too. ❤ "I was sure by now, God you would have reached down And wiped our tears away, Stepped in and saved the day. But once again, I say amen That it's still raining As the thunder rolls … Continue reading “Praise You in this Storm” by Casting Crowns

“If I can’t, in service unto you…trade in my life just to end your suffering.” (Or, In Honor of Hakuouki: EB, This is Yoshioka Aika’s “Izayoi Namida,” English Lyrics)

It's time, Anime Compatriots, for the otome localization that so many of those fangirls among us have been waiting for; that's right! Hakuouki: Edo Blossoms came out today, March 14th!** I am so amazingly excited for the release, and I'm obviously not the only one! Hazelyn (you know her over at Archi-Anime) has been deep … Continue reading “If I can’t, in service unto you…trade in my life just to end your suffering.” (Or, In Honor of Hakuouki: EB, This is Yoshioka Aika’s “Izayoi Namida,” English Lyrics)

More Than I Can Be — cover of “You Raise Me Up” from Romeo x Juliet

This is one of the dozens of things sitting on my computer that I wasn't planning on sharing yet, but I really wanted to test out my new "share to Tumbler" feature on the blog, and I'm quite impatient sometimes... I'm risking it. (*/_\) I still wish I knew how to edit better, because when I … Continue reading More Than I Can Be — cover of “You Raise Me Up” from Romeo x Juliet