Germany’s parliament will void tens of thousands of convictions against gay men for violating since-overturned anti-homosexuality laws. (BBC)
The law, known as Paragraph 175, dates back to 1871 and outlawed “sexual acts contrary to nature,” including homosexuality and bestiality.
The law often went unenforced prior to World War 2 and several attempts were made to repeal it in Germany prior to the war, according to the BBC. Weimar Berlin — or Berlin between the wars — actually saw a flourishing of queer culture, which was tightened as Nazis gained power. Read more (6/23/17)
She lowers her head into the shine of the sea, and then lifts out the hair that emerges streaming over her salty eyes that are stinging. She plays with her hand in the water, leisurely, her hair in the sun…
Clarice Lispector, from Complete Stories; “The Waters of the World”
Kylo lets it go at first, a reminder of Hux’s last visit still fresh in his mind as he sits on his throne and fills his waking days by listening to one unending tale after another; creatures from all reaches of the galaxy now stripped of their corporeal bodies, until only the flame of their essence float before him, putting forth every deed done in their miserable lives.
But as the hours turn monotonous, as he finds himself once more caught up in an endless cycle of death, and judgement, only to crawl into his bed with mind-numbing exhaustion for yet another sleepless eternity, Kylo Ren’s thoughts wander back to the mouse— the girl.
Author’s note: New chapter!! too lazy to find a gif, so you guys get the moodboard ;p Whatever is Kylo up to now. A huge thanks to my bb @darth-ej as always for betaing for me.