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Welcome to one of my little corners of the internet. Thanks so much for stopping by! =D

Artistically, I prefer using traditional wet media in my works. For me, the mess is part of the fun and can be art in and of itself; I don't mind getting my hands a little messy in the creative process (seriously, after my paintings, you should SEE some of the fantastic colors my hands turn!) I also cosplay.

I welcome and appreciate constructive criticism. It's always helpful to hear ways that I could practice to improve. I will not, however, condone trolling of someone's artistic sense with the express motive of being hurtful.

I'm also quite talkative if you get me going, so if you choose to watch me or comment, expect lengthy replies and journals.

I respond to all fav-thanks because I appreciate your having taken the trouble to make a wonderful work of art and then visit my lowly page. :worship:

If you so desire, you can also follow me on Facebook or just search "Chinaricat"; I shouldn't be hard to find.

If Tumblr's more your speed, I also have a personal blog there and a roleplay blog for Durarara's Sharaku Mikage you're more than welcome to check out.
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I've been wondering lately about if positive triggers are a thing in a world so laden with negativity.  From a personal perspective, the word "perspective" in and of itself holds a lot of weight and usually puts me in a positive mindset.  I associate perspective with an open mind, open arms, improvement, patience, and growth.  Perspective reminds me of views, varying and individual, physical and metaphysical ways of looking at the world. 

Perspective can be a difficult thing to grasp.  Ocular perspective pertaining solely to the individual is the easiest thing for most people to focus on, as all else requires more concentration, and in this day and age, the individual is held most important above all else.  However, the hallmark of maturity is being able to take on others' perspectives and realize a world outside of oneself.  Such awareness moves the Preoperational individual into the Concrete and potentially eventually Formal individual as egocentrism becomes less prevalent, at least as observed by followers of Jean Piaget's Cognitive Theory. 

Taking on a new perspective takes on an external self, which can even reflect back on one's own self, if the right conditions allow.  Kwame Appiah's broken mirror works much like that; with each shattered piece that reflects a portion of the truth, a greater vision of what is true can be witnessed, yet the entire truth is always just out of reach because of the varying and conflicting perspectives held by multiple individuals and groups.  The "right way" is seldom, if ever, a single way, as even studies thought to be fundamental have shown humans.  In this, a newly budding Postmodern age, Plato's "Why?" is more prevalent than ever, yet people still grasp firmly onto the Modernist ideals of their concrete ideas because abstract thought can be scary.

Abstract art can be scary.  The intention of the artist and the interpretation of the consumer are often of varying perspectives.  Even in art that is not itself abstract, multiple meanings can be extracted.  For recent personal examples, I painted a simple scene entitled "Peace" that I will eventually upload here, most likely in an upload dump as is my modus operandi.  My interpretation as the artist was much different than those with whom I've shared the work, which has been striking to me due to the personal nature of the piece.  I will keep these interpretations private as to allow more interpretations to be untainted by existing perspectives, but "Peace" is only one recent example of two projects.

The other was a derivative work inspired by a tracklist on a CD I got for Christmas.  I painted a set of three value reductions of Durarara!!'s Raira Trio based on three consecutive songs on the 2nd Seether compilation CD.  The first person I shared the WIPs with responded with, "Dude!! Power rangers!!", and though I can see his perspective and appreciated his zeal, I was disheartened that he looked at the forest without seeing the trees.  The grandiose assumption lead to a crucial misunderstanding which then dissolved the conversation for the evening.  Because of the nature of the paintings, I have not quite figured out how to digitalize them yet while capturing the essence and finer details, so they may take a while to actually upload.

Moreover, the individual with whom I spoke on the paintings is not a big Seether fan, making sharing the works with him that much more difficult because from his perspective, the band is a "discount Nirvana".  I disagree, as Nirvana, though sited as an inspiration for Seether, has much more cryptic lyrics and an overall darker, yet simultaneously softer style.  Seether does have some softer songs than Nirvana, but they seem more percussive to me, whereas Nirvana feels driven more by the bass and guitar.  Seether swings to extremes where Nirvana remains pretty consistent.  Songs are more than just their lyrics, and bands are more than just their style.  A lot of the groups' perspectives go into their songs, which is why comparing bands like this comes off to me as a superficial practice.  There are so many components that not everyone can see or that people choose not to see that limit their perspective, and as listening is crucial to understanding, there is only so much one can understand if they choose parts of things not to listen to.  I feel and fear that such is a practice that carries over into larger portions of a person's life, which then can create obstacles for the future. 

Perspective as a word reminds me to listen and invokes that feeling of otherness.  Perspective plots a point that draws the eye and creates the illusion of 3D space in a 2D environment.  Perspective is reminiscent of such illusion as only oneself can be truly known, and then even then, one can only see so much of oneself, bringing epistemology into question.  "What do I know, and how do I know it?  How much about it can I know?"  The extent of truth and knowledge depends heavily on belief, which cyclically falls back into a matter of perspective.  Belief assigns a value, a worth to an idea, with that worth being its validity.  Opinion and truth are interlaced, so in the collective quest for the objective, we keep swinging back into the subjective.

Mind you, this perspective on perspective is merely my subjective reasoning as I recognize the world today.  What I recognize as truth may not make another truth untrue, nor will I expect to influence another individual's truth with my own, should the intrusion be unwanted.  Change is the choice of the individual, and perspective, a difficult matter to grasp at best, can only aid in the growth of an individual if new perspectives are deemed worthy to the already existing paradigms in a person's mind.  Nature versus Nurture is its own messy topic that plays into what paradigms and notions may exist for what reasons, but the lack of a unified perspective makes for a wide well of knowledge from which to pull, an exciting depth, like the ocean, existing both within and beyond our grasp.  I find the notion beautiful and terrifying, which middles out to exciting. 

As such, perspective brings me to a place with a metaphorical diving board, peering over the edge, wondering how deep into the water I can really dive and how much stamina I have to swim about and resurface.  Some people fear the leap while others fear the deep, and their choice to remain safe on dry land or to maybe get their feet a little wet is their choice.  I am not wise without such phobias, just more daring to take mental risks with a wanton regard for my own safety.  Adventure comes with risk, so to begrudge those that shunt such potential adversity is to discount their perspective, whether hypothetical or experiential. 

At any rate, I enjoy the mental gymnastics that come from exploring perspective.  The takeaway is plain and simple as a matter of my own opinion, though paradoxical in its own nature of being both titillating and relaxing for me.

I'll leave you with a song from the aforementioned Seether album, called "Butterfly With Teeth".  "Keep this all in perspective", until next time ;)

  • Listening to: Butterfly With Teeth - Seether
  • Drinking: Coffee

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Tues, 10. Jan 17:

"Today, I sank into the clouds and peered into galaxies.  Electrons danced, stealing away the excited overstimulation of the outside world.  Salmon clouds faded into a grayish purple, reflecting the stars.  The gentle crackling of consistent, distant explosions brought to mind a babbling stream; the soft, orange glow, like the summer sun, strengthened the image in my mind.  I felt freedom on my face while cloaked in the robes of the clouds.  Each groove created the perfect gradient as the stars accentuated the mid-tones most prevalent in each wave of cloud.  I understood, for a time, how light worked, how clouds worked, and how important that light was.  Space seems so dark when focusing on the negative space, the literal nothing, but every space is filled in the human understanding, even when 'nothing' appears to be present.  Specks of light, like my cloud's stars, are small and distant.  Negative space is easier to focus on as its sheer volume leaves a big impact.  However, light is present and known in a scientific understanding to exist, whereas darkness is merely the absence of light and cold is slower moving electrons.  Meanwhile, I let candles steal away unnecessary excitement, their light becomes stars, and bubbles become clouds as my stresses melted away for a time in muted, pastel tones.  I feel renewed."

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I've been wondering lately about if positive triggers are a thing in a world so laden with negativity.  From a personal perspective, the word "perspective" in and of itself holds a lot of weight and usually puts me in a positive mindset.  I associate perspective with an open mind, open arms, improvement, patience, and growth.  Perspective reminds me of views, varying and individual, physical and metaphysical ways of looking at the world. 

Perspective can be a difficult thing to grasp.  Ocular perspective pertaining solely to the individual is the easiest thing for most people to focus on, as all else requires more concentration, and in this day and age, the individual is held most important above all else.  However, the hallmark of maturity is being able to take on others' perspectives and realize a world outside of oneself.  Such awareness moves the Preoperational individual into the Concrete and potentially eventually Formal individual as egocentrism becomes less prevalent, at least as observed by followers of Jean Piaget's Cognitive Theory. 

Taking on a new perspective takes on an external self, which can even reflect back on one's own self, if the right conditions allow.  Kwame Appiah's broken mirror works much like that; with each shattered piece that reflects a portion of the truth, a greater vision of what is true can be witnessed, yet the entire truth is always just out of reach because of the varying and conflicting perspectives held by multiple individuals and groups.  The "right way" is seldom, if ever, a single way, as even studies thought to be fundamental have shown humans.  In this, a newly budding Postmodern age, Plato's "Why?" is more prevalent than ever, yet people still grasp firmly onto the Modernist ideals of their concrete ideas because abstract thought can be scary.

Abstract art can be scary.  The intention of the artist and the interpretation of the consumer are often of varying perspectives.  Even in art that is not itself abstract, multiple meanings can be extracted.  For recent personal examples, I painted a simple scene entitled "Peace" that I will eventually upload here, most likely in an upload dump as is my modus operandi.  My interpretation as the artist was much different than those with whom I've shared the work, which has been striking to me due to the personal nature of the piece.  I will keep these interpretations private as to allow more interpretations to be untainted by existing perspectives, but "Peace" is only one recent example of two projects.

The other was a derivative work inspired by a tracklist on a CD I got for Christmas.  I painted a set of three value reductions of Durarara!!'s Raira Trio based on three consecutive songs on the 2nd Seether compilation CD.  The first person I shared the WIPs with responded with, "Dude!! Power rangers!!", and though I can see his perspective and appreciated his zeal, I was disheartened that he looked at the forest without seeing the trees.  The grandiose assumption lead to a crucial misunderstanding which then dissolved the conversation for the evening.  Because of the nature of the paintings, I have not quite figured out how to digitalize them yet while capturing the essence and finer details, so they may take a while to actually upload.

Moreover, the individual with whom I spoke on the paintings is not a big Seether fan, making sharing the works with him that much more difficult because from his perspective, the band is a "discount Nirvana".  I disagree, as Nirvana, though sited as an inspiration for Seether, has much more cryptic lyrics and an overall darker, yet simultaneously softer style.  Seether does have some softer songs than Nirvana, but they seem more percussive to me, whereas Nirvana feels driven more by the bass and guitar.  Seether swings to extremes where Nirvana remains pretty consistent.  Songs are more than just their lyrics, and bands are more than just their style.  A lot of the groups' perspectives go into their songs, which is why comparing bands like this comes off to me as a superficial practice.  There are so many components that not everyone can see or that people choose not to see that limit their perspective, and as listening is crucial to understanding, there is only so much one can understand if they choose parts of things not to listen to.  I feel and fear that such is a practice that carries over into larger portions of a person's life, which then can create obstacles for the future. 

Perspective as a word reminds me to listen and invokes that feeling of otherness.  Perspective plots a point that draws the eye and creates the illusion of 3D space in a 2D environment.  Perspective is reminiscent of such illusion as only oneself can be truly known, and then even then, one can only see so much of oneself, bringing epistemology into question.  "What do I know, and how do I know it?  How much about it can I know?"  The extent of truth and knowledge depends heavily on belief, which cyclically falls back into a matter of perspective.  Belief assigns a value, a worth to an idea, with that worth being its validity.  Opinion and truth are interlaced, so in the collective quest for the objective, we keep swinging back into the subjective.

Mind you, this perspective on perspective is merely my subjective reasoning as I recognize the world today.  What I recognize as truth may not make another truth untrue, nor will I expect to influence another individual's truth with my own, should the intrusion be unwanted.  Change is the choice of the individual, and perspective, a difficult matter to grasp at best, can only aid in the growth of an individual if new perspectives are deemed worthy to the already existing paradigms in a person's mind.  Nature versus Nurture is its own messy topic that plays into what paradigms and notions may exist for what reasons, but the lack of a unified perspective makes for a wide well of knowledge from which to pull, an exciting depth, like the ocean, existing both within and beyond our grasp.  I find the notion beautiful and terrifying, which middles out to exciting. 

As such, perspective brings me to a place with a metaphorical diving board, peering over the edge, wondering how deep into the water I can really dive and how much stamina I have to swim about and resurface.  Some people fear the leap while others fear the deep, and their choice to remain safe on dry land or to maybe get their feet a little wet is their choice.  I am not wise without such phobias, just more daring to take mental risks with a wanton regard for my own safety.  Adventure comes with risk, so to begrudge those that shunt such potential adversity is to discount their perspective, whether hypothetical or experiential. 

At any rate, I enjoy the mental gymnastics that come from exploring perspective.  The takeaway is plain and simple as a matter of my own opinion, though paradoxical in its own nature of being both titillating and relaxing for me.

I'll leave you with a song from the aforementioned Seether album, called "Butterfly With Teeth".  "Keep this all in perspective", until next time ;)

  • Listening to: Butterfly With Teeth - Seether
  • Drinking: Coffee
So, as promised, here I am, finally on a computer after six months!  I have a lot of catching up to do, which I hope to start doing here in February.  Tumblr's going to be the most difficult thing, I think, with a lot of my hesitation up to this point being for mental health reasons and the rest from my work schedule.

The entire month of December was nuts.  Not only was I trying to balance holiday stuff, but work was packed to the brim with, well... work.  I was lucky to get one day off a week, and on top of that, I've been sick on and off since probably well into November.  Hell, I'm sick now, as I'm writing, and I just got over being sick just to be sick again!  From last year, there are only really three major changes: the boyfriend, working in the hotel, and my position at work.  I've never been sick this often for this long before.  It really sucks.  I thought it was just a cold, but my dad says there's a virus going around that, when he described it, had my exact symptoms.  It started off with congestion and fatigue, like a regular cold would, then I felt better for a day, and immediately felt worse again the next day with more congestion, headaches, itchy eyes, an extremely sore throat, nausea, fatigue, and aches.  The latter half of the illness has been going on for three days now, and I've been trying everything I know of for home remedies since I have neither the cash nor the time for much else. 

I've got tons of pictures to sort through and upload from the last year.  That's going to be a project in and of itself.  What's kind of cool, though, is I only need to do that with the DSLR stuff.  Finally, having a Windows Phone has a perk: my new computer synced right up to it and uploaded my photos!  There's not too awful much I actually want to share from those, so sorting through them should be a cakewalk, but I still need to wait until I have Photoshop or GIMP or something again.  Working in photography has made me appreciate the medium a lot more.  Nowadays, anyone with a basic smartphone can take a picture, but truly capturing the essence of something you're seeing or encapsulating the perfect moment takes more skill than the layman gives photographers credit for.  Framing, composition, exposure, lighting... all of these factors that the photographer needs to think of on the fly to snap the ideal photo. 

As an example, the other day, I was out shooting our snowtubing location when an immense amount of fog rolled in right for my hour of portraits up top.  The sun also happened to be setting, which meant the use of flash to make any sort of coherent photograph happen.  Even with digital DSLR cameras, a lot of consideration had to go into how I was not only going to approach the guests, but my proximity from them, their angle to capture ANY sort of background, how external lights would affect the subjects AND the fog, and how the flash would bounce off the fog.  Lots of families come to the snowtubing park, so making little kids want to look or smile is a challenge in and of itself, so the added difficulty of the fog just made the hour that much more frustrating. 

To add to that point, I'd like to return to my phone's photos for a moment.  Like I said before, there's not much in there that's particularly impressive or well shot, but I was trying to capture moments with a sub-par piece of technology, as well.  A lot of the photos have meaning to me, but would be lost on others unless I was there to explain them or to caption them.  Not every photo is gold.  Even people who work in the field can and will take shoddy photos for themselves.  It's a level of professionalism to go into a place where you're employed for something and produce consistently quality results, but be somewhat wont when your own personal life is involved.  To this end, the world can be a beautiful place, but not everything is as memorable as some people may think in a specified moment.  "Sometimes a cigar is just a cigar" and all that. 

I still want to make a separate Tumblr for my photography, but I doubt it will be up anytime soon.  Besides, I need to sort through stuff on mikage-s and get back into action there.  I've been absent for just about as long as I haven't had a functional computer, and I'm admittedly a bit afraid to return because I feel like I've accidentally let people down by not being there.  Maybe if I make a post about it on my main, that will help ease the transition back in?  I've skimmed my dash on my phone, but that's about all I can do on that thing.  Actual rp threads, art, and messages are out of the question there, so I really just need time to sit down at my computer for a few days and get back in the swing of things. 

In other rp news, I joined a D&D campaign last week, reviving my half-elf Aasin in a new edition of the game.  The session was in person, which was a lot of fun for me, but the likelihood of continuing irl sessions looks grim.  We'll still be able to play via a chat client, but part of the charm of tabletop gaming is the actual tabletop, I feel.  Aasin's got an elf buddy this time around and hasn't met the team's human, which is probably for the best for the first session.  I'll likely produce some sort of art of him eventually; I already drew something of a portrait, but I feel it needs color.  I'd also like to draw something of a two panel comic of him scaling the tower from the first session.  The campaign was one of the stock ones with a couple things tweaked here and there by the DM, but to put it briefly, our party needs to investigate a tower in a swamp where some crazy bad stuff is going down.  The door was sunken into the ground, so the only way in was to scale the tower.  Jurgin the Drow Elf and a nameless Dwarf, Aasin's teammates, tried to scale the tower first, to no avail, and then Aasin climbed it like it was no big deal.  I think it'd be fun to draw my cheeky half-elf showing the other two up and then looking down on them from his perch after having tossed the goblin sentry over the edge.

I've got a few other ideas to sit down and paint, too, but I'd need a day off and alone for that, which hasn't been something I've been able to have in months.  I didn't realize how much it was stressing me out until probably about two weeks ago, when I tried to take a mental health day that went south in a hurry.  Being physically sick and mentally unwell is a bad combination that feeds into itself like an ouroboros.  As soon as I recover from my physical ailments, my mind comes back to haunt me, in turn wearing my immune system back down to where I get sick again.  I think it's time for a change, but I don't know where or how to approach the subject.  There also, I'll need help changing, and finding people to help with that will be its own challenge.  Everyone's always busy with something.

An aside, I recently finished the Ace Attorney anime and Cowboy Bebop.  I liked Ace Attorney a lot more than I thought I was going to.  The atmosphere was light and the characters were campy and fun, which was kind of funny when considering that a murder happened every few episodes.  As for Cowboy Bebop, the space western kept me on my toes the entire time, wanting more each time the end credits rolled.  I mean, it's a classic for a reason, no doubt.  The ragtag Bebop crew reminded me of a D&D campaign, where each of the characters joined the crew for a limited amount of time, bringing their unique skills to the table, but ultimately had their own goals to accomplish.  I couldn't really get behind Spike as a main character, favoring the other members of the crew, just because he was so OP.  I really resonated with Jet though, trying to keep everything together the best he could.  The themes of utilizing your talents, that everyone had something to contribute, and that your past makes you who you are, but doesn't need to define you were really poignant.  To weigh into the "You're gonna carry that weight" mystery, my personal take on it was that the people Spike left behind will need to carry the weight of their lost comrade.  The Red Dragon Syndicate will need to reevaluate their role and existence without leadership, Faye and Jet will need to utilize what their time with Spike taught them, and the viewer will need to carry the weight of the stories told through the anime and their feelings throughout the series.  The use of music in the show was likewise really cool.  I kind of wish we could have learned a little more about Ein and what he could do as a data dog, but that's my only major lament.

I managed to unclutter my room last week.  The entire process took around 15 hours.  Mind you, that's a build-up of 2+ years.  I was quite relieved when I was done, though thorough organization isn't really one of my strong suits.  I usually work in organized messes, which, since I haven't had the time for many things, just kept snowballing into oblivion.  As such, time management is a major point of contention for me this year and a habit I really need to get working on. 

Con attendance this year will probably be limited to two or three events.  CPAC is on the docket, as is ColossalCon East.  Cosplay are yet to be determined, but I'd like to go as Young Itachi and Amane Suzuha to at least something.  Both cosplay depend on the weather as neither is wise for colder temperatures, meaning that CPAC would probably need a warmer cosplay.  I went as Izaya last year, both Raijin and Classic Anime versions, but as much fun as I have as Izaya, my other cosplay need love too.  If my sibling wants to go, it'd be fun to try out my Cesar Salazar cosplay, granted we can collectively find all of the pieces to go as the Salazar brothers.  Otherwise, my options for colder weather cosplay are Kagari Shuusei, Heiwajima Shizuo, Akatsuki!Uchiha Itachi, or Orihara Izaya (Raijin/Classic Anime/Hito Rabu Man).  (...after perusing the ColossalCon East site, Izaya is a must at that particular convention.  I might have to take my stop sign off of its post to have Vic Migogna and Johnny Yong Bosch sign it! Excitement~ ;u; )

That'll about do it for this month's installment of Chinaricatscratch!  See you all next time =D
  • Reading: Is It Wrong to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon Vol 4
  • Drinking: Coffee
So, my computer officially bit the dust a few months back, my phone refreshes whenever it feels like it if I happen to leave the tab, and my tablet, left as my only competent piece of technology is extremely slow. LET'S DO THIS THING!!!

Astute observers may note that I once again missed a month. Aforementioned technical difficulties is one reason, but also, October was a ruthless month for work due to multiple new locations and endemic understaffing. Any days off were spent in the company of others because me having any alone time is a crime, apparently, or spent sick because I've been sick more times this year than I can ever recall. The weather certainly doesn't help, either. Hot, cold, hot, cold, freezing... dry... *headdesk*

At least October wasn't a total wash with some cool stuff having happened.

The first thing was the first concert of my adult life and second concert ever. A former coworker of mine and I went to see Tupperware Remix Party, Ninja Sex Party, and Starbomb in Silver Spring, and wow. The show was simply astonishing. The performers were very obviously having just as much fun as the audience, and the venue, though small and packed full, ex under a tangible positive energy. Everyone was dancing, singing, and genuinely having a great time. The trust bestowed upon the audience was awe inspiring, too, with phones tucked away while we were shown sneak peeks of projects coming soon, like the recently released "Cool Patrol" video. Amidst the comedy, Danny Sexbang, NSP's singer and actual sweetest muffin, issued a moving speech about forgiveness and self-love.  We left reeling for a good two weeks after, kept in fantastic spirits while recounting the show. The majority of my creative efforts have been directed to making a thank-you poster for the bands.

Halloween was also a good time despite my having to work all day. We were permitted to wear costumes so long as there were no masks. I spent my time deciding down to the wire eventually settling on being Lonk from Pennsylvania, as I was both just doing a basic closet cosplsy of Link and we meme hard and constantly at work. As such, BEING a meme struck me as the perfect blend of simple and fun for a costume. My original intention the night before was to make a kind of pathetic knock-off Master Sword, but the random intervention of a particularly commandeering friend of my dad's made the sword almost respectable. So, my double shift at work ended up being pretty fun, albeit slow that day.

The day after marked the beginning of a hectic mini-vacation. The first day was spent in Sleepy Hollow as per a poorly planned trip would permit. Most everything was closed, as weekdays there usually are apparently, we came to find out, but we still made the most of it by taking photos outside the Kykuit Manor, exploring the Old Dutch Church Cemetery, and playing at a park. I was there in cosplay with the ulterior motive of taking pictures there and in nearby Valhalla for a friend, which I meant with full intentions to do last year, but got lost and nervous. This year's bid was far more successful, and I somewhat hilariously made new friends while being Durarara!!'s Orihara Izaya.  In other words, I have lots of photos to share after I get a new computer.

Vacation day two was spent angsting about at first, but I've been fortunate to come across someone who not only cares for my well-being, but will also help me with tasks that most people choose to avoid. We got so many chores done without them feeling like, well, chores!

Day three, I consoled a friend following a nasty breakup. I also managed to do a large chunk of my Christmas shopping, which was a bonus, but that wasn't really even a priority. My friend felt significantly better, and I'm glad and honored that I was permitted to listen. =)

More recently in my evenings, I got to finish The Seven Deadly Sins. As far as anime go, it wasn't the most compelling thing ever, but it was cute. The "read the manga" ending was off-putting, but only slightly compared to the likes of Mob Psycho 100 or Deadman Wonderland. I just didn't care for the sorts of unanswered questions the viewer is left with.

I also got to see Doctor Strange twice. Awesome movie with great pacing and decent character development, and I also appreciate how it can easily act as both a standalone movie and as part of the MCU.

Occultic;Nine is similarly fantastic, second amid 5pb's game-turned-anime titles to Steins;Gate in my opinion. One episode in particular so far was unfortunately predictable, but not entirely bad. The OP and ED are likewise super catchy. I think I need more Itou Kanako music in my life.

With my computer situation optimally resolved another month out, one resolution will be more responsible account management. This means both hopefully more consistent activity and healthier technological habits. Posts and pictures overall should resume after computer.

Catch ya next time!
  • Listening to: Open Your Eyes - Asaka
  • Reading: The Hidden Dimension - Edward Hill
  • Watching: Occultic;Nine
  • Drinking: Coffee

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SiwySzczur Featured By Owner Jul 29, 2016
Nice gallery:)
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Thanks so much!  =D
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SiwySzczur Featured By Owner Jul 29, 2016
No problem, I like good art:) I invite you to my gallery:)If you like my work, watch me :)
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Aww, no, thank you~! >u< :heart:
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Thank you for the Llama!!
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Gladly!  And thank you for your llama, also~! =D
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Thanks for the llama :D
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You got it!  Likewise, thanks for the llama and the watch! =)
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No problem :)
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