ch: clara who


21 of November: One year of Face the Raven.

Reasons I Love Clara Oswald (an incomplete list)

  • Not afraid to stand up to people who try to minimize or control her
  • Resourceful and quick thinking
  • Caring and kind and good with kids
  • Self-interested and self-absorbed in a way female characters rarely get to be
  • Dreams big and loves adventure
  • “Threats don’t work unless you deliver”
  • Cute and stylish
  • Has a thing with Jane Austen, possibly the greatest romance novelist of all time
  • “Who asks for homework? Amateur”
  • Has a sharp, clever sense of humor
  • Bisexual as heck
  • I am a fantastic liar”
  • Gets angry at things she sees as unfair and works her hardest to try to fix them
  • The adorable thumb-biting thing she does when she’s pretending to be thinking but isn’t really
  • Knows how to be graceful, inspiring, and charismatic
  • Loves a good metaphor
  • Principled, holds herself and others to a high standard
  • A little bit scary when she needs to be

Still hungry? Well, I brought something for you. This. [holds up her parents’ leaf] The most important leaf in human history. It’s full of stories, full of history. And full of a future that never got lived. Days that should have been that never were. Passed on to me. This leaf isn’t just the past, it’s a whole future that never happened. There are billions and millions of unlived days for every day we live. An infinity. All the days that never came.


i blew into this world on a leaf

                                i’m still blowing 

                                               i don’t think i’ll ever land


Clara Who?

Check out this fantastic, fan-made adaptation of the Doctor Who title sequence, by our good friend at NeonVisual.