and those other two idiots that my blog kind of centers around


I wrote this post in 2011, on the 10th anniversary of 9/11. It was lost to Wordpress, but I found it, copied it, and pasted it here. I have not re-read it, but whatever it says is what I remember. I wrote it only in the hopes of providing just one picture of what New York was like that day. (Note: I didn’t correct it at the time, and since I just copied and pasted, I have not made any corrections or changes. So if there are dings, there are dings.)


I was in New York on 9/11, and I made a decision that day that I have kept for ten years. I decided never to write anything about it. The deluge was so complete. I had nothing to add. And I was getting very sick of the way it was being talked about—it really never stopped.

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Saint Joy’s Fic Rec: Haikyuu!! Edition

HEY SO it’s Fanfiction Writers’ Appreciation Day! And bishounen-curious made a wonderful checklist of things that you can do to spread the love, both as a reader and as a writer. And since I am both and I know as much as anyone that recognition means oh so much, I’m compiling a new fic rec that’ll update the ancient one that you can maybe find lying around in the depths of my blog from the times that I was a devout Homestuck.

This is gonna be hella long, so enjoy the ride.

Ships are organized alphabetically, then by rating within each category.

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