No writing is wasted. Did you know that sourdough from San Francisco is leavened partly by a bacteria called lactobacillus sanfrancisensis? It is native to the soil there, and does not do well elsewhere. But any kitchen can become an ecosystem. If you bake a lot, your kitchen will become a happy home to wild yeasts, and all your bread will taste better. Even a failed loaf is not wasted. Likewise, cheese makers wash the dairy floor with whey. Tomato gardeners compost with rotten tomatoes. No writing is wasted: the words you can’t put in your book can wash the floor, live in the soil, lurk around in the air. They will make the next words better.
So this girl walks up to another girl and says “Hey, have you heard of the Bechdel Test?”
And the other girl says, “Yeah, my boyfriend was telling me about it the other day!”
We were asked all these questions about how long the costumes took us, how we did it, etc.
I paused the video right when we were asked how much money we spent on our cosplays and
does that give you your answer
THIS WILL NEVER NOT BE FUNNY
Don’t ever compliment me by insulting other women. That’s not a compliment, it’s a competition none of us agreed to.
I told Cynthia that the Swiss civil war of 1847 was fought on horses with muskets.
She drew me this.
Comma placement is important, kids.
(Happy 723rd birthday, Switzerland)
Terrifying! The original file for this comic disappeared ages ago when I moved to a new city, so I re-drew it to make a nice clean new one, and I’m happy with how it turned out. You can grab a poster in my store here.
Original is on my site, here.
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