Jaime/Jo Interview Fangirling
OK, so @unicarna reminded me that I was meant to post some fangirlish tidbits about the Jaime/Jo interview since I can’t give you guys the audio. I pretty much published everything they said, interview-wise, but here are some things for your fangirl hearts: 1) I was actually going to interview them separately, but we had a couple of scheduling conflicts and they both ended up being...
thatssowrong asked: When/where is your interview with Jaime and JoJo (as Eddie refers to her on Twitter) posted? Where??? When??? I'm so excited to see it!! Thank you!
AfterEllen: A team that plays for your team
gayathomemom: Ever wonder what position your favorite AfterEllen staff member would play on a baseball field? Sure you did. Read More I didn’t ask to be put at shortstop, but I really, really wanted to be put at shortstop.
‘Kindness’ covers all of my political beliefs. No need to spell them out. I...– Roger Ebert, Life Itself: A Memoir
I’ve never met a gay woman who didn’t have to fight for who she is...– The most surreal thing about my job is that sometimes I get to talk to the people who created the art that helped me come to terms with my sexuality and come out to my friends and family. Terry Moore is chief among those artists. And he was also one of the major catalysts that influenced my decision...
Just another day at the office.
Write what you love. Whatever that is, even if it seems like an absolutely...– Alaya Dawn Johnson on the Big Idea behind her new book The Summer Prince (via malindalo) Preach.
[Pauline Kael] had a great gift for setting movies in cultural context, but what...– Steven Soderbergh | Vulture
HULK WAS SUDDENLY DAMN TIRED AT THE PROSPECT OF GEARING THE CRITICISM AROUND THE...– The Hulk smashed out some particularly relevant (to me) brain food this week.
Anonymous asked: you afterellen writers make me fucking sick. one mention of your websight on glee and now EVERYTHING IS FORGIVE - WE'RE BEST FRIENDS WITH RIB! your fucking job in case you have frogotton is to be the voice of the lesbian and the bisexual community who in case you also have forgotten don't care about hearing your name on TV. we are invested into Brittana not into AFTERELLEN.
Anonymous asked: Heather - Can you re-post your explanation for #booradleyvancullen ? Pretty please?
Anonymous asked: Hey heather, what did you think of Hanna in the lesbian bar tonight on PLL?
For our journey is not complete until our wives, our mothers, and daughters can...– President Obama’s inauguration speech
I know you and I are not about poems or other sentimental bullshit but I...– Clementine von Radics (via ohheygrace)
Anonymous asked: Hi Heather, I have seen a lot of people tweeting you or saying they are asking you on tumblr to please weigh in on Heather Morris's comments of yesterday and today. I know it would mean a lot to a lot of us if you or Dorothy Snarker (or both of you) could please tell us your thoughts on them. I also saw someone ask you on Twitter if you think Brittana shippers are treated worse than other...
Coming Out Gracefully (Or Not)
gayathomemom: I can’t stop thinking about the hullabaloo surrounding Jodie Foster’s speech at the Golden Globes. Some of what I plan to write applies to Jodie but most, I think, is about the rest of us. Being gay isn’t a competition. There’s no right way to be gay. There’s no real meaning to the idea that one gay person is a better gay than another. That idea is gross. There is a sense in...
Aria, I’ll have you know, spends almost the entire episode in a Big Top...– TWoP PLL recap by Jacob Clifton (@jacobtwop), best writer on the internet, hands down.
I REGRET TO INFORM YOU THAT MY WEDDING TO CAPTAIN... →
Dear friends, family, and Austrian nobility, Captain Von Trapp and I are very sorry to inform you that we no longer plan to wed. We offer our deepest apologies to those of you who have already made plans to travel to Salzburg this summer. Those of you on the Captain’s side of the guest list are probably aware of the reason for the change of plans. I’m sure by now you have received that...
Editor Jenn: write or DIE →
editorjenn: I’ve made some pretty important New Year’s resolutions this year, like finding the perfect chocolate chip cookie recipe, but I know that some people have made really silly resolutions, like writing or finishing a novel. So I thought I’d use this space to drop some hints and tips in hopes that… My sister (@editorjenn) is going to start throwing done some writing truths and...