2 Songs 1 Myth: Lady Meng Jiang and the Destruction of the Great Wall of China

Digging through my drafts led me to this half-finished post on a Chinese myth, started around the same time I translated the original Ballad of Mulan. I'd like to share two wonderful songs here based on the myth of Lady Meng Jiang (孟姜女) - one of four great Chinese romantic tragedies that are more-or-less canon. …

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Weird Dream #93: “A talking bear chased me…”

If you wonder what this is about, see my last post on Weird Dreams. What I'm doing right now is writing out my Weird Dreams (which I previously tweeted about) as full-length entries. This feature won't show up regularly on this blog at all, but I do plan to work on it continuously. Doing Weird …

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A Trashy Satire Involving a Snob, Yandere, Hairdresser, and Vampire (Full Version)

So Angelica tagged me for a super fun tag challenge where you get to play MASH and decide your life story in an alternative dimension (see my last post). Here's what I got: Genre: satire Love interest: emo hairdresser Setting: a random high school Transportation: shopping cart Best friend: a yandere Villain: ancient vampire Pet: …

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Bookish Mash Tag: A Trashy Satire About an Alternative Me

Thanks, Angelica, for tagging me in yet another exciting tag! Check out her post for this - she nominated two awesome people (psst...Rose and Chizurue) besides me, but I think they happened to miss it! Thanks to Kyera for creating this creative tag as well! The Rules: • Link back to my original post on Kyera’s Library so I …

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