My adventures (or just the occasional opinion) on all things nerdy. And some other stuff.
Like 99% of the original fan fic tropes came from Star Trek I’m not even joking
- fuck or die
- alien sex pollen
- evil alternate mirror au
- time travel au
- sped up ageing
- stuck in a frozen cave
- body heat sharing
- alien drunk disease
- body swap
- this man is my exact double
like there are so man more and I always see people being like ‘wtf where did the sex pollen trope even come from’ and the answer is Star Trek
"A male author can write about unlikable male characters. They’re called anti-heroes and it’s called a novel."
Gillian Flynn on people calling her writing misogynistic in Glamour magazine, the October 2014 issue. The level of sass and taking no shit from both her and Rosamund Pike-who Flynn interviews in this article-is strong and gives me life. (via samishoward)
Nobody’s called me misogynistic or misanthropic. What am I doing wrong?
Oh, right. I write A) genre, B) kids’, C) teenagers. As far as adult literature is concerned, we don’t count.
Too bad.(via the-cinnamon-peelers-wife)
first i was afraid
i dont need a valentine i need 8 million dollars and a fast metabolism
Are you a fisherman because I think you’re a reel catch
You spelled real wrong.
Throw this one back into the water boys we’ve got ourselves a city slicker