a comic done by christianne benedict, posted on the womanthology art forum. brilliant!
YES. Jesus, thank you.
I cannot tell you how many times I have had to point out what the audience at conventions actually LOOKS like to people in the industry. They can do signings in a booth full of every kind of person all day long, every color, every size, every orientation and more, and STILL go online and talk about how only white straight males read comics.
IT IS PROFOUNDLY UNTRUE AND INSULTINGLY IGNORANT.
“In October, her family checked her into an Illinois treatment facility. When Lovato reemerged three months later and articulated to the public the private, painful reasons for her absence, her candor elicited a novel response from fans and tabloids alike: respect. Even the Internet’s id, Perez Hilton, abstained from snark. “She just seems different,” Hilton says. “She’s not just generic Disney pop.”
wear your armor
whether it’s makeup, a band tshirt, your fandom pins, tattoos, jewelry, your favorite ripped pair of jeans, or something no one else can touch or see like your favorite song repeating like a mantra in your head, the sound of your own heartbeat, or the knowledge that you were brave enough to get out of bed today when everything else inside you said “no”
wear your armor and kick ass
Easily forgotten funniest lines of Glee. Part 2 of I have no idea