best swear ever
OH GOD OH GOD THEY MEAN REAL THINGS.
Dude, you didn’t know that? Pretty much all of the Chinese in Firefly was a classic example of Getting Shit Past the Censors.
Just in case you needed to know useful Chinese phrases like “Holy mother of god and all her wacky nephews.”
2x10 // Chuck vs. the Delorean
Yeah. I’ve finally posted another chapter of an AU fan-fiction story that’s had a hold of my heart and mind for almost two years now.
Half Dome, Yosemite National Park, California, US
Okay, I’ll play.
Rules: In a text post, list ten books that have stayed with you in some way. Don’t take but a few minutes, and don’t think too hard — they don’t have to be the “right” or “great” works, just ones that have touched you. Then tag ten other folks etc. etc. you all know how this goes.
Tagged by: fezzywhigg
1. The Moon is a Harsh Mistress – Robert Heinlein
2. Stranger in a Strange Land – Robert Heinlein
3. Atlantis Found – Clive Cussler
4. The Right Stuff – Tom Wolfe
5. Ringworld – Larry Niven
6. Rainbow Six – Tom Clancy
7. The Andromeda Strain – Michael Crichton
8. Jonathan Livingston Seagull – Richard Bach
9 - Conquest of Lines and Symmetry: Aerobatics – Duane Cole - A permanent fixture on the corner of my desk.
10 – Sled Driver – Brian Shul - It’s been sitting on the coffee table for years.
That’s a whole bunch of adventure. Escapism 101
So many honorable mentions. I listed these because I’ve read everything these authors have written. I’m most fond of contemporary writers, but I love the classics, too. I read a lot. Wish it showed more in my own writing.
aw shit get it wednesday
HA! I almost forgot to reblog this today
Every Wednesday from now on.
Its wednesday yo
this never comes on my dash at the right time anymore :( i think i went two weeks without it and now i’m reblogging it on a thursday
GOD DAMN YES FINALLY BLOGGED IT ON A WEDNESDAY
It. Came. Back on my dash, YAY!!
"We unlocked the back doors, turned on the lights, and I thought ‘Oh lord, there’s a spaceship.’"
“In that first six months of training, they had to break all your habits you had from your first ten years of flying.”
“When you took off you were the only thing moving on that base. It was so expensive to operate that they took no chances with it.”
If I’m goin’ anywhere
I’ll probably go too far
Probably away from you
Chances are, chances are
There are moments when one has to choose between living one’s own life, fully, entirely, completely - or dragging out some false, shallow, degrading existence that the world in its hypocrisy demands.
- Oscar Wilde (via psych-facts)
Wow. Makes me think of my original sci-fi story character, Holly.
Her eyes do that.
Crossing the Beast