I Want a Gaming Computer, don’t you?

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So it’s been awhile since I last posted anything gaming related but I recently went out to watch the League of Legends NA Finals in Boston, and like the year before, those matches got me pumped to actually play the game. Last year I ended up downloading the game but it took SO LONG to download (and later to update) that I gave up on the endeavor. And now it got me thinking about that gaming computer that’s been on my to-buy list for possibly a year now

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Now I don’t know much about computers. Right now the one I have is one I bought on a whim a few years back. It’s a one-in-all Samsung desktop, so no tower. It has yet to fail me but I also still think it’s in its baby phases. Half the time I’m just waiting for it to crash on me because that’s what electronics do (lol)

But then my brother got into building computers and he offered to build me one. All I had to do was buy the parts. I told him I wanted to play games on it and also do some digital work on there (aside from all basic functions) and these are the 3 items I decided I didn’t mind splurging on (after consulting with him of course): Continue reading

Death Note, the Netflix Original, Took Everything I Love About the Series and Scrapped It

Hey guys! So I think I mentioned this before but I was pretty excited but also nervous about this new Death Note adaptation coming out on Netflix. I said I was going to give it a chance and oh my, did I try! Warning for spoilers

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So in this Death Note adaptation we have Light Turner, a highschool student with behavioral problems at school. He seems to hate the injustices of the world as we see him have a heated argument with his father about his mother’s death and he even stands up to a bully at school…only after someone else does it first. He also seems to be a smart cookie, if him doing the homework of 15 other students in exchange for money is anything to go by. Then one day, a notebook with the title Death Note practically falls into his hands. Intrigued by the book, Light decides to keep it and after a supernatural hello from an 8 foot monster, Light realizes he can right the wrongs of the world by writing someone’s name in the notebook Continue reading

Back but still on semi-Hiatus (plans for now til 2018)

Hey guys! So this is a bit of an update post for a couple things coming up this year

To start off…I’m “Back”. What do I mean by this? Well, my mom is way better and we hope that next week is her last visit to the doctors (she has to go back once a week so they can see if she’s healing right) but that doesn’t mean I’m in the clear. Yes I have more time but I also now have a second job as I plan to…

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GO TO LONDON THIS OCTOBER

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I know, I’m so excited but also afraid because it’s not set in stone yet. It really depends on if I can find an affordable place to stay at (hint hint, anyone know where I can stay? any London readers here? please I really want to go :”D)

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Magic mirror, on the wall—who is the fairest one of all? aka. Crimson talks a bit about Body Type

Hey guys! Here I am again, popping in for one post this month. I know, tragic right? Well, if anyone is even out there wondering (lol)

For today’s post I wanted to write a bit about this month’s OWLS topic:

“Magic mirror, on the wall—who is the fairest one of all?”

When we look in the mirror, what do we see? Do we see ourselves or someone we don’t want to be? For this month’s theme, we will be exploring some of our favorite anime and other pop culture mediums that redefine individual beauty—inside and out. Some topics we may explore are physical appearances, social expectations on gender, and the importance of self-confidence.

Also, as an FYI, this post is not part of the official tour. But if anyone is curious, these were the official stops so if you haven’t checked these out, definately do so! Continue reading

Is it Queerbaiting? and Should it Be Explicitly Stated For It to Be Legit?

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Hey guys! So this is going to be my last post before I disappear on you all again. It was basically inspired by Pride Month and just a burning curiosity I’ve had since Yuri on Ice aired (plus, now that I’m obsessed with Sherlock the curiosity levels are off the charts!). As a warning, this post might seem all jumbled up (and has SPOILERS for YOI and Sherlock) because even I’m not sure where I’m going with this

So before I even mention if I think it is or isn’t, let’s find out what Queer baiting means

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Late to the Game but Better Late Than Never [OWLS June Posts]

I usually post this thing at the beginning of the month but as a few of you might have noticed, I’ve been MIA. But that hasn’t stopped me from going around the wordpress community and checking out my fellow OWLS posts and I think we’ve hit another home run! So far everyone’s posts have been great and you should all check them out if you haven’t already

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OWLS Team (unofficial?) Blog Tour: When A Family Needs to Work Together to Make It Function

Oh dear, that title sounds a bit dreadful and I even changed one of the words so that it wouldn’t sound too bad but not sure it worked…

Why hello there young people of here and there. Welcome to a possibly unofficial OWLS post. I’ve been MIA for a really long time and am not sure if this post even counts for the tour anymore. Either way I thought I’d share it with you all. Unlike my other OWLS posts, I’ve decided to make this one a bit more personal in the sense that I’m letting you all in through my family’s front door  Continue reading

Blogging Bookmarks: May Roundup Part 2

It’s that time of month again! Here are some posts I’d like to share with everyone. But before that, I have a wee-bit update on my end

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I’m not really feeling the blogging right now. I am not feeling well emotionally and I’m basically tired every day. I have no idea what’s wrong with me so I’m going to hold off on content because 1) I’m tired and 2) I haven’t watched much anime or read much manga in a few weeks and 3) I’m not keen on starting since I’m into something else now Continue reading

A Series of Posts to Help You Get Ready for Your (Possibly) First Convention [part 2: Budget]

Hey guys! I hope you all enjoyed the con-season post from yesterday (if you’ve read it already, we’re moving pretty quickly here) where I talked about useful items to pack. But as I was typing it up, I realized that post was useful only if you already knew what convention you were going to attend. And then this post started to form in my head

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This time I’ll be talking about things you might consider before deciding to attend a convention. Most of it relates back to budget, Enjoy! And if anyone has any more ideas for topics I should talk about, let me know in the comments section
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A Series of Posts to Help You Get Ready for Your (Possibly) First Convention [part 1: Packing]

Hey guys! IT’S MAY, and what does that mean? Convention season for Crimson has started this month (this past weekend actually)! And by convention season I mean “convention season” since I’ve had to cut down quite a bit on my outings this year

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And it’s actually because of that cut that I now have more time to sit down and pass on my infinite wisdom to all of you young con-grasshoppers. If anyone wants my credentials for these posts: I got none (jk jk, I have attended like 2 conventions in my life, that makes me an expert, right?)

Now this was going to be one post but as I got writing, I realized I had quite a bit to say, so we’re going to have a second part later on this week. Possibly on Friday as I sit down and cry about the fact I can’t be in CA for the Sherlock Convention #CRIES

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