“(…) I was sorry to hear about the murder of Andrew Mittal. And more than
a bit unhappy to learn that his death was an attempt on your own most
I still believe there’s a game unfolding between
Sherlock and I, and you have made yourself a valued and essential
contributor. I won’t have you removed from play prematurely. Uninvited
participants are not welcome at the table, and their intrusions will be
dealt with accordingly.”
- So they went into the shop together. - As people who want to do when they wish to immortalize their love via the tattoo needle. Never a good idea, in my opinion. Life is far too fluid for such mementos.
Screw writing “strong” women. Write interesting women. Write well-rounded women. Write complicated women. Write a woman who kicks ass, write a woman who cowers in a corner. Write a woman who’s desperate for a husband. Write a woman who doesn’t need a man. Write women who cry, women who rant, women who are shy, women who don’t take no shit, women who need validation and women who don’t care what anybody thinks. THEY ARE ALL OKAY, and all those things could exist in THE SAME WOMAN. Women shouldn’t be valued because we are strong, or kick-ass, but because we are people. So don’t focus on writing characters who are strong. Write characters who are people.