Gay Movie Needs Your Help To Improve Honest LGBT Representation In Sci-Fi

A team of British filmmakers are aiming to produce a groundbreaking new science-fiction movie that not only stars two gay men in the lead roles, but hopes to pave the way for improved representation of LGBT characters in the film industry.

Credence follows a gay male couple preparing to sell their worldly possessions to fund their young daughter’s evacuation from Earth in the wake of violent storms predicted to decimate the planet. While they will likely save her life for the right price, they may need to sacrifice their own lives in the process… Read more and watch the trailer and a behind-the-scenes video.



*cough* Modern!AU Thilbo *cough*

I hate reblogging myself but, the fic One-Sided Conversations by northerntrash fits so nicely with this gif. So go read it. It’s so good.

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Easiest skirt in history! You need 42”x42” fabric and enough 1” or 2” elastic  to go around your waist.

1. CUT

Fold the fabric in 4 and cut a nice curve. To cut the inside curve, use this chart.

2. HEM

Roll the end of the fabric over your finger and stitch.


Cut the elastic to the width of your waist. Stitch ends together to create a loop. use pins to help line it up with your fabric


Stitch the elastic to the fabric and… you’re already done!

I actually saw this post and immediately did it



Shakespearean insults, with cats.

7 more here.

I did not realize how very perfect cats were at delivering Shakespeare’s insults until now.


Over the River and Through the Woods - by One Legged Kiwi

Save Money on Travel with These 4 Websites



I understand that some people may be intimidated by the world of travel hacking and frequent flyer miles, or just not interested in putting in the time or effort that it can sometimes require (though the rewards can be incredible!) - but that doesn’t mean they want to overpay for…



So maybe you’re a writer or maybe you’re in a fantasy RP group, maybe you just want to make maps. Either way, with the right guidance the process is pretty easy. Here’s some Photoshop and research resources I’ve compiled to make your life easier.

How to generate a map in Photoshop (video)
How to create (mountain) brushes 
How to create trees 
How to create mountains and hills 
How to create swamps and deserts 
Tolkien-Style Map Brushes (1)(2)
Parchment Textures (1)(2)(3)
Calthyechild’s Fantasy Map Tutorial & Resources
World Maps to inspire you (1)(2)(3)(4)

City Map Generator
Clevergirlhelps’ Brilliant Post on City Planning
Thewritingcafe’s Brilliant Post on City Planning
Streets VS Monuments
How to create a grid in Photoshop
City Brushes
Cities to inspire you (1)(2)(3)(4)

Ship Plans
How Geography Affects Climate
How Streets Evolve as Cities Grow
History of Building Materials
R. Steves’ Europe (Videos)

Location and Setting name generator
Pirate Ship name generator
Ship name generator

At the stage door on Saturday night...

German girls in front of us:  Are we allowed to give you something?
Richard:  ...sorry what?
One of the girls:  We have something for you, are we allowed to give you it?
Richard:  As long as it's not a punch in the face.
  /It was tea./