QUOTE: Benedict Cumberbatch

“Because reading is one of the joys of life, and once you begin, you can’t stop, and you’ve got so many stories to look forward to.” ~ Benedict Cumberbatch Not only is he an amazing actor, but he is also bookish. At this point, I'm not sure there is anyone more amazing in the entire universe. … Continue reading QUOTE: Benedict Cumberbatch

mortar-tea: on turning seventeen

Yesterday was my seventeenth birthday. After receiving this amazing mug from my parents (among other nerdy gifts) and realizing that I can now watch rated-R movies without feeling like a criminal, it hit me that I'm, like, old. I mean, imp not particularly old when compared to adults, but I'm a lot older than I … Continue reading mortar-tea: on turning seventeen


Hey, everyone! It's October, one of my favorite months of the year. The air is getting colder (at least it is where I live) and autumn is now in full swing. The leaves are turning different shades of yellow, red, orange, and brown and apples are ripe for picking in the orchards. The awkward first … Continue reading HAPPY OCTOBER!

The Brick of Many Fandoms

So the other day I found a brick in my garage, and I thought, "Why not paint it?" So here is what the final product turned out to be: Each side has a quote from a different fandom on it. The quote above is from Star Trek, and I have listed the others down below: … Continue reading The Brick of Many Fandoms