Twilight: Selfish Love
Edward Cullen's plan is, essentially, to be the polar opposite of the Classic Nice Guy but with all the same essential drawbacks and creepiness.
Deconstruction: Proselytizing To Sick People
Two days before my surgery, a member of my family wrote me asking if I was "right with God".
I continued my look at .hack//Sign with two posts. In Can't Give Up I discussed Mimiru's inability to abandon strangers in need and in (Trigger Warning: implied harm to a kitten) Color My World I talked about Tsukasa's past and his connection to Aura.
I returned to Deus Ex with a post called "Final Exam", in which I talked about the first taste of multiple ways to approach problems in Deus Ex.
(Trigger Warning: racism, discussion of oppression) Note: also some linguistic geekery: [Qhat does it mean for speech to be "offensive"?]. This is a discussion of the linguistic concept of "expressives"
Deconstruction: An Intersection of Privilege and Pain
And it's true: privilege makes it easier to write about marginalization. Fat Acceptance advocacy is easier when paired with romantic privilege. Disability advocacy is easier when paired with financial privilege. Feminist advocacy is easier when paired with the privileges of education, of erudition, and of articulation.
In case you missed this
(Trigger Warning: dangerous childbirth and pregnancy)
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