I defend my dissertation today - you know I will be all set because I have these amazing shoes that my sister fanced up for me with cockades and little gold rings to go with my LotR skirt.
I made these cards as a little thank-you gift for my committee members. They’re photos I took in Ireland with little pictures from early modern books glued on them. They came out kind of nice, I think. Also, it was way fun to have an excuse to use glue sticks.
I’m not a Manic Pixie Dream Girl, I’m a Raving Harpy Nightmare Woman.
Even though it’s a bit peripheral to my topic, I did manage to work Percy Enderbie’s argument that Britain was not populated through “the copulation of any such murdering harpies” into my dissertation defense. Because I have my priorities straight, that’s why.
I have a customer who’s ordered several copies of this book because an ancestor of his was involved.
One of these days I’ll read it. There’s a Wikipedia article about the eggnog riot, too.
Among the many best parts of having a comics shop downstairs of us is having the amazing Brad pop up with a long-anticipated comics delivery. Lumberjanes is out today so stop by and check it out!
(Also, if you are not already reading Ms. Marvel, you can check that out too!)