Thus it begins! These links have been collected over the past six weeks. There are a lot of them. You’re welcome. ;)
BUT FIRST, I would like to let you all know that I now have a Pinterest account, where there are many shiny things. Come see!
This Week’s Shinies:
- First Transgender to be Ordained as Catholic Priest – Progress! Huzzah!
- R’ha, a Scifi Short Film – This is freaking amaaazing! And NO HUMANS.
- Billions of Earthlike Planets in Milky Way – *geeks out!*
- The Rainbow Serpent…s
- World’s largest natural sound archive now fully digital and fully online.
- 1912’s Perfect Woman Was From Brooklyn, Weighed 171 Lbs, Had Pear-Shaped Body – This. Yes.
- A sweet, slightly sad comic about friend-love.
- MCA Hogarth’s Year Round-Up – If you want to know how an indie author/artist makes her monies, this is a refreshing insight into the work it takes.
- Draenei Barbershop, by Kyoht – Because I am still a WoW geek. =3
- How to say “Happy New Year!” in approximately a zillion languages. – I know it’s a bit belated, but I still think it’s awesome.
- Writing is for the Heart-Broken
- Tolkien on Language Invention
- Real Spaceman Tweets to Fake Spaceman, From Space – So much geekery, so much love.
- Female Parkour on Youtube – Jaw-droppingly, heart-stoppingly amazeballs.
- Moments That Restored Our Faith in Humanity – or made us cry like babies. Ahem.
- Supporting authors when your heart is bigger than your wallet
- Receive a personalized piece of new artwork in your mailbox every month! – An extremely affordable offering from a very talented artist!
- Tor Reviews Good Books – And Wants Recs – Specifically, in fact, recommendations of books by or featuring women and/or genderqueer people. :D!
- Real Book Tea – O_O
- A Quick Checklist for Books Reviews – Useful for those of us less-accustomed to leaving thinky reviews!
- WTF, Evolution – “Evolution, you are drunk. Go home.”
Current Earworm: Wolf by First Aid Kit. I cannot get this out of my head!