laura shine

“lucky you”

(a folk, indie, & alternative mix with all-female vocalists for hawke/isabela) LISTEN

the curse - agnes obel | blue - angie hart | shine - laura marling | the things i regret - brandi carlile | easy to love - the jezabels | stay awake - london grammar | winning - emily haines & the soft skeletons | ashes and wine - a fine frenzy | trouble - lisa germano | dagger - emily jane white | white as diamonds - alela diane


You know we had to ask Laura Marano about that Austin & Ally kiss at prom. Find out what she said in our new interview!

Fool's Gold (Chapter 13)

Pairings: Hollstein, Laferry, Zeta Society

Word Count: 11,169

Summary: HSAU Chapter 13, or the one where Laura has the best birthday ever

[A/N: carmilla hsau will be co-written with felixdawkins. Track #carmilla hsau for updates on the au and #hsau updates for chapter posts.

Can also be read on AO3.]

Prologue | Chapter 1 | Chapter 2 | Chapter 3 | Chapter 4 | Chapter 5 | Chapter 6 | Chapter 7 | Chapter 8 | Chapter 9 | Chapter 10 | Chapter 11 | Chapter 12 ]

TW: Drugs

“Wake up, cupcake.”

Laura tries to open her eyes and fails, “What’s wrong?”

“It’s midnight.”

“Thanks for sharing. Now go back to bed,” Laura yawns and smashes her face back into Carmilla’s collarbone, adjusting herself so she’s wrapped a bit tighter around Carmilla’s body.

Carmilla almost laughs, “Laura, come on.”

Laura blows out a sigh against her skin. It tickles in the best possible way, “Carm, please. I’m tired.”

“You’re also sixteen.”


Carmilla rolls her eyes, “It’s midnight. Happy Birthday, cutie.”


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The last video with the cast of Austin & Ally from our vault. Watch as they answer some random questions you sent in on twitter.

Carmilla and Laura’s Love Story

What I think is so tragic about Laura and Carmilla’s love story is how it’s so different from all the other supernatural/human love stories. It’s not a story about two different beings, shunned by the world and running away. It’s not about two people that can’t be together because of others. 

Their story is so tragic because the flaws lie deeply within themselves. Nothing’s stopping them from being together but the very cores of who they are and that, is what is so sad. You can see how clearly Carmilla understands Laura in this episode; her years of wisdom really shining, yet Laura still isn’t able to understand Carmilla. 

Their story is about two people learning to understand different perspectives and having to sacrifice themselves to make it work for each other. That type of dynamic is so real and apparent in our everyday lives, which makes it so different from all of the other human/non-human love stories we know.


Part 1 of our Austin & Ally interviews are up! The cast talks about what’s in store for season 4 and rainydaychatter talks about directing!


7 Things You Didn’t Know About AUSTIN & ALLY