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My AHS: Roanoke Theories

Warning: SPOILERS AHEAD, do not read unless you’ve already seen episodes 1-7 (or unless you don’t give a shit about spoilers).  I fucking love horror, so it only makes sense that I am a huge fan American Horror Story. Coven was my first season, and then I went...
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DeLa Doll the Cosplayer 

It’s really awesome to see that I’m gaining so recognition in one of my favorite areas: Writing. I’ve recently become a Huffington Post contributor due to the success of one of my blog posts, and now my second piece has gone viral and is taking off in ways...
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Dammit, Tim. 

Tim Burton, as a fan, I feel like you just pissed in my cereal, man. I tried, for many years, to pretend that you weren’t just another out-of-touch, willfully ignorant Hollywood disappointment of a with a boner for whiteness and eurocentrism. In fact, when I first heard that you’d...
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I’m a Pervert and Other News

The Other News I haven’t written in a while. Shame on me, but I’m here to make up for lost time! In between playing Pokemon Go and counting down the time until the Suicide Squad Premiere, I recently ventured into the creation of my own Patreon account, but...
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10 Black Cosplayers I Love

Title is self explanatory. As a black cosplayer, I’ve experienced some backlash over my choice to sometimes cosplay characters who don’t share my racial background or color. Luckily, seeing other pigmented peeps make some amazing cosplays has helped me truly not give two shits and a sheet of craft...
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RE: “GitS: Is This Really a Case of Whitewashing?”

Background Recently, one of my peers (fellow writer and cosplayer) decided to foolishly play devil’s advocate in discussing the controversy surrounding Scarlett Johansson being cast as Motoko Kusanagi in Hollywood’s upcoming Ghost in the Shell movie. Motoko is a Japanese character, and Johansson is not Japanese (or even...
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Fans and Follows: How to Not Be the Worst 

I know it’s trendy and super cool to have a page dedicated to your copslay, be it on Tumblr, Facebook, Instagram, or other social media networks. I get it. I have a page for each, plus this entire fucking website that includes links to those pages in every article...
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Who Should You Cosplay?

Short answer Whoever the fuck you want, peeps! Seriously. It’s that simple. There are no rules. Cosplay whoever you want, man. Cosplay a character whose design you love. Cosplay a character whose story you love. Cosplay a character you just really fucking love. That’s all there is to...
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