CLASS

Jun. 28th, 2017 05:50 pm[personal profile] elisi
elisi: (Class)
Time is not my friend at the moment, so a proper post on the amazing Class finale has not yet been written. However, I came across this brilliant post that you should all read, as it delves into all the ways the show is smart and so much more than what it at first appears to be:

THE TRUTH SNAKE: A Song for “The Lost”

MANY MANY SPOILERS FOR EVERYTHING.

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Jun. 26th, 2017 09:15 pm[personal profile] such_heights
such_heights: amy deep in thought (who: amy [dust after rain])
It occurs to me I've been on twitter a lot the last two months, but nowhere else. So - hi. Still here. Grieving, but here.

Comments disabled as I think I've had as much sympathy as I can handle (it's much appreciated, just A Lot sometimes).

<3

televisional thoughts

Jun. 25th, 2017 11:10 pm[personal profile] nostalgia
nostalgia: (twissy touchy)
oh yeah dr who was pretty great this week, but i am holding back on whether i love it based on how certain plotlines are dealt with next week. i do however have a new appreciation for john simm. i still prefer michelle gomez but lbr she's the best master since delgado so she'd be hard to beat.

Current state of the country...

Jun. 25th, 2017 07:37 pm[personal profile] elisi
elisi: (Vote Saxon by diapadme)


Funny because it is true.

Meanwhile Corbyn was at Glastonbury, as full of hope for a better world as if it was 1968 and with thousands chanting his name. What even is this year?

World Enough and Time

Jun. 25th, 2017 06:52 pm[personal profile] elisi
elisi: (OMG!!!)
no title

<3

Jun. 25th, 2017 05:25 pm[personal profile] elisi
elisi: (Clara happy)
Happy Birthday [personal profile] kathyh!

Hope it's a good day with nice things and that the coming year will bring much goodness.

The Eaters of Light (DW S10.10)

Jun. 24th, 2017 03:09 pm[personal profile] elisi
elisi: (We are all stories by immobulus_icons)
So, last weekend was very very busy, only saw this episode on Monday and have been vaguely attempting to write something in the days that followed.

It's a lovely, lovely episode, and deserves far better than these scattered thoughts, but I know tonight's episode will be quite something so felt the need to post SOMETHING, before the story moved on.

So here it is. Very basic, barely cover a quarter of what I'd like, but it's better than nothing... Oh and a great deal is Promethia's, literally.

Read more... )

And another petition...

Jun. 23rd, 2017 07:01 pm[personal profile] elisi

Notebook - Practicality

Jun. 21st, 2017 09:52 pm[personal profile] carisma_sensei posting in [community profile] dreamwidthlayouts
carisma_sensei: (Twin Peaks→Dale Cooper)
Title: Notebook
Credit to: [community profile] inconformista
Base style: Practicality
Type: full layout in CSS
Best resolution: 1024x768 or above
Tested in: Firefox, Google Chrome, IE



Click the thumbnail to preview the layout
Layout is here @ [community profile] inconformista

Petition

Jun. 20th, 2017 10:08 pm[personal profile] elisi
elisi: (Democracy)
SAVE FREE SCHOOL LUNCHES!


(I still can't believe that this is real. WHAT IS *WRONG* WITH THE TORIES???? Who the hell takes food from children?)
skye_writer: Cropped cap of Tron in the film TRON: Legacy. (legacy tron)
Title: The Outpost
Author: [personal profile] skye_writer
Rating: T
Characters/Pairings: Original characters, Tron, Sam Flynn, Quorra, Ed Dillinger, Jr.
Wordcount: 1800 words approx.
Summary: No one knew where the virus came from. By the time they noticed it, it was too late. The Grid's factions put their differences aside and built a haven in the Outlands--the Outpost. Time passes; the Grid's programs survive. Then the Portal opens again, bringing Users back to the Grid, and what happens next may change their world forever.
Warnings: No warnings for this chapter.
Read more... )

The Empress of Mars (DW S10.9)

Jun. 19th, 2017 01:26 pm[personal profile] elisi
elisi: (Forest)
This has been SUCH A BUSY WEEKEND. Although in a good way.

For now, the brief thoughts I wrote down on The Empress of Mars.

Here be Spoilers )

I HAVE YET TO WATCH 'THE EATERS OF LIGHT' NO SPOILERS PLEASE!!!

Fic: Of Letters Never Sent

Jun. 18th, 2017 05:45 pm[personal profile] selenay posting in [community profile] dwfiction
selenay: (Default)
Of Letters Never Sent (792 words) by [archiveofourown.org profile] SelenayDoctor Who (2005)
Rating: General Audiences
Warnings: No Archive Warnings Apply
Characters: Bill Potts
Additional Tags: Vignette, Character Study, Episode Tag
Series: Part 6 of Collected Bill Stories (Doctor Who)

Summary: She asked the Doctor once about visiting her younger self and he'd given her a two hour lecture about time and paradoxes and theories about time stability. She hadn't understood all the maths he'd scrawled on the blackboard, but she'd followed enough of it to work out that meeting her previous self was a Very Bad Idea.

50 Misc. Icons

Jun. 17th, 2017 08:54 pm[personal profile] skye_writer
skye_writer: (bang)
Below the cut are 50 icons from miscellaneous fandoms, mostly Pacific Rim (and all of Mako Mori). Others include TRON: Legacy, Doctor Who, Portal and Portal 2 (all the text icons), The Avengers (2012), and The Force Awakens.

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO USE AN ICON:
1. You don't have to ask, but I would like to know which ones you take. :)
2. PLEASE, save the icon to your computer. DO NOT HOTLINK IT. These are hosted on my ancient Photobucket account, and I don't want to use up all my bandwidth and have my pictures (including these icons!) unavailable.
3. ALSO PLEASE: Credit me ([personal profile] skye_writer ) wherever you use the icons you take. Just link back to this journal.

Read more... )

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Jun. 17th, 2017 10:22 pm[personal profile] nostalgia
nostalgia: (missy!)
Dr Who is so much better without shit mummified monks in it.
circular_time: (Default)
Title: The Coronation of the High Hierophant (AO3) | (Teaspoon)
Author:[personal profile] circular_time
Rating: T
Pairing(s)/Character(s): Fifth Doctor/Nyssa (mostly platonic)
Word Count: 51K Words, 8 chapters, IT'S DONE IT'S FINALLY DONE
Summary: On a human colony where Baroque France and classical Rome are so far in Earth’s legendary past that both are mined for “wisdom of the ancients,” the Fifth Doctor and Nyssa are swept into a fantastic world of pageantry, allegory, advanced gravitational engineering, dance and court intrigue.
The Doctor believes Nyssa has found true love. Nyssa believes she has found someone who needs their help. After the Doctor leaves Nyssa to her new life, she’s forced to embrace the masquerade far more deeply than she had intended. Will the Doctor defy the Web of Time to extricate her from the jaws of history?

More in common

Jun. 16th, 2017 10:58 pm[personal profile] elisi
elisi: (Choose Love)
If you haven't heard of The Great Get Together, have a look! There might be something happening near you!!

It's in memory of Jo Cox, celebrating her message, and very much what we need right now. And just look - a media first! The Sun & Daily Mirror print a shared editorial backing The #GreatGetTogether inspired by Jo Cox, and The Telegraph and The Guardian have written a joint opinion piece celebrating #MoreInCommon. (Follow link above to see them.)

And here are four former Prime Ministers:



"We are far more united and have far more in common with each other than things that divide us."
Jo Cox, firs speech to Parliament.


(And also, you should all go watch The Last Leg. <3)
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