SOS at the writer’s desk.

What do you do with a prolonged absence from writing what you love most? I haven’t stopped writing in the time I’ve been gone. All that energy — planning, conceptualizing, writing, spell-checking, editing, re-writing, re-writing, rewriting — completely went into my work for the company’s regional newsletter. Lately I’ve found my writing style getting dry. Despite attending a writing workshop last August in hopes of … Continue reading SOS at the writer’s desk.

Yuri!!! on Ice – the big yawn

Frankly I don’t where to start. There’s no dispute that Yuri!!! on Ice was spectacular in many ways. Its animation sequence is next to flawless, the BGM and theme songs uplifting. Accuracy in its resemblance to competitive figure skating, yup. I understand the plot. Katsuki Yuri is down, depressed, lost and needs someone to help him get back up on his feet. He meets his idol, Viktor … Continue reading Yuri!!! on Ice – the big yawn

This deal about Boys Love (BL). Or Shounen’ai. Or Yaoi.

I hardly get sick, but when I do, man do I get knocked out. I’m currently nursing a dry sore throat and the onset of a runny nose. The meds I got from the doctor’s aren’t supposed to induce drowsiness, but I’ve been sleeping literally all day today. Not that I’ll have any trouble sleeping later tonight.

But that’s not why you’re here right? That headline must’ve grabbed your attention. Hurhur.

First, I’m going to lay it out there – I will always prefer to let people live their lives their way. I don’t volunteer my opinion on their choices. But if you don’t feel comfortable about this subject that I’m about to embark on, please look away.

Okay, so here goes….

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