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@kelkat9 replied to your postx

Be careful what you say. He may record it and try and use it against you. Just be careful. You don’t have to talk to him if everything is working through insurance.

@naughtylupine replied to your postx

Don’t talk to him. You have no obligation to do so. Just ignore his calls. If you pick up without knowing it’s him, just hang up. Your insurance has got this. Whatever he wants will only muddy the waters or be at the least, be an annoyance. It might not be a bad idea to tell your insurance that he called, so there’s a record if he tries to harass you.

@redthreads replied to your postx

*hugs* That’s so sketchy that he went to that effort. Please be careful! The smart people who replied before me are right.

Thanks, guys.  I decided that I won’t answer the phone if he calls again.  I was worried that my dad might answer even if I don’t, but he has promised that he won’t.  So, I’ll be sticking to talking to my insurance agent, and that’s it.  (I don’t like that this guy has my parents’ home address, though…I hope he doesn’t show up at their house!)

a to z meme

I  saw this when @fleurdeneuf did it, and it looked fun. Lord knows why I do some memes and not others? Anyway, thanks, Fleur!

rules: copy this post into a new text post, remove my answers and put in yours, and when you are done tag up to 10 people and also tag the person who tagged you… And most importantly, have fun!

a - age: 30, just the other day. My birthday was Sunday!
b - biggest fear: Not being enough
c - current time:  9:10pm
d - drink you last had: Actual water. Trying something new
e - every day starts with: Deciding how long I can hit snooze, and a dog nose or two in my face
f - favourite song: Much like food, I can’t really pick a favorite song. Depends on my mood
g - ghosts, are they real: Yes, in some form or another… too much has happened to ignore it
h - hometown: New England
i - in love with: The Landscaper
j - jealous of: Oof… rough one. If I didn’t know I’d be copying answers down the line, I’d leave @fleurdeneuf’s answer
k - killed someone:As if anyone would admit to it here, silly people
l - last time you cried: A couple of days ago, unfortunately. Been doing a lot of it, lately. I need to do something about that.
m - middle name: Elizabeth (like half of the girls of my generation, ha.)(And I continue to keep the same answer, haha!)
n - number of siblings: Three
o - one wish: To know the right path and the strength to follow it
p - person you last called/texted: Called – the Landscaper, texted – my coworker, we’re both watching Miss Fisher and she can’t handle Hugh trying to propose
q - questions you’re always asked: Are you serious? (or questions about state and federal benefits, given my job)
r - reasons to smile: making other people smile (keeping your answer here x2!)
s - song last sang: Groove, by Oiki. That or Our Demons, by The Glitch Mob. As with @fleurdeneuf most of the singing happens in the car
t - time you woke up: I ignored my alarm for a bit too long… 630. The first alarm starts at 545, which is gross. I tell the dogs they have to wait until at least 730 most weekend days
u - underwear colour: Bright purple, currently
v - vacation destination: Are we talking all of my dream places? Japan, Russia, China, Australia, New Zealand, England and the Isles, all of the National Parks, back to Hawaii and Alaska, back to St. John… I just want to travel, guys.
w - worst habit: Hesitating when I know what I should do, not putting myself first when I need to.
x - x-rays you’ve had: Quite a few things. My abdomen, my knee, my teeth, I think my ribs for some reason
y - your favourite food: Look, I just straight love food. Chicken marsala, ham, brownies, a good steak, sometimes just a gorgeous carrot, tortellini soup… yes, foooooooood
z - zodiac sign: Taurus/Gemini – I was born on the cusp, and I definitely have traits of both

TAGGING: whoever wants to do it!

I’m working on designing my second tattoo at the moment, not sure about what it will be yet. This one is inspired by the lyrics ‘fused at the wrist’. The concept behind it is my interpretation of these lyrics. The red thread is a symbol of connection, it shows the bond between the mutant kids.

Fan Fiction Writers Appreciation Day

I just wanted to take a moment to say thank you to all of my favorite authors, both past and present, for sharing your beautiful writing–and all the time, effort, and imagination that entails–with us. I cannot tell you how much some of your stories have meant to me, nor what joy they have brought me at times when real life has been a challenge. 

Thank you all! (in no order whatsoever)

bittie752, bluedawn0123, lastincurableromantic, kelkat9, whoinwhoville, bubblygal92, asthewheelwills, allegoricalrose, whatwecanfic, allrightfine, gallifreyburning, tenscupcake, kilodalton, gallifreyslostson, perfectlyrose, pir8grl, aeonish, justby-grace, laylacrimson, wholockgal, lauraxxtennant, rudennotgingr, chocolatequeennk, jellyneau-xo, tenroseforeverandever, stridingacrossparallels, rointheta, teawhovian, jaxin88, jaydelahaye, aimtoallonsy, fogsblue, doctorxdonna, isilienelenihin, dryadalis, helplesslynerdy, rishidiams, fadewithfury, kaynibbler16, wintermoth, wipedcleanbysummer, lunaseemoony, natural–blues, abadplanwellexecuted, emkaywho, greatbigouterspacedunce, hanluvr, redthreadslixabiz, dimensionhoppingrose, earlgreytea68

I hope I haven’t forgotten anyone! I wish I had the time to tell each of you what I love about your writing, but I don’t, so just know that it is awesome. : ) Hope you have a wonderful day!


Redthreaded Titanic-era corsets are back in stock in a range of sizes. These corsets are perfect for the 1910-1915 time frame. I have made them over-bust, which, while rare in the period, allows for a simpler modern fit while still providing the correct silhouette.

Use coupon code JAN2014 until Feb. 1 to get 20% off your ready to ship order.

I was going to do this at 4k, but then ended up changing my url instead (and subsequently losing followers), then…life.  Sooooo we’re gonna 4.1k instead with some pretty awesome people!

These are all people who brighten my dash and make my tumblr experience more satisfying, in one way or another.


@abadplanwellexecuted // @aeonish // @allegoricalrose // @andrastesgrace // @anniviech // @asthewheelwills // @bittie752 // @blueboxtraveller // @caleysteggy // @ceruleanbluesart // @chocolatequeennk // @clintasha // @clint-you-dummy // @creamcolored-converse // @cryingmanlytears // @deathlyfandoms // @dialechotty // @dirty-brian // @dryadalis //


@fleurdeneuf // @fogsblue // @gatorjen // @halorvic // @hardythehermitcrab // @hawknat // @infinitypeggys // @isilienelenihin // @jennifercarolyn // @johannesviii // @lauraxxtennant // @lixabiz // @lotsofthinkythoughts// @lunarsilverwolfstar // @mercwiththemouth //


@ntasharomanvs // @peggysrogers // @perfectlyrose // @redthreads // @rexalexander // @reyskywalkred // @rishidiams // @ruebella-b // @rudennotgingr // @rundalek // @the-untempered-prism // @tinyconfusion // @tripwirealarm // @umhawkguy // @vannadear // @veritascara // @weezly14 // @wholockgal //


Yay! I finished the prototype/sample for the new, adjusted, and improved Redthreaded Victorian standard corset! This corset is intended for reenactment, cosplay, living history, or theatre where a historical, period look is required. It is appropriate for crinoline through bustle era, and features steel boning, English coutil, and front busk with underlap.