If you had a time machine, when would you go? This is the question we tackle in today’s blog post! J So many choices! I would definitely go back in time to see what really happened to the dinosaurs (and make a quick getaway!). And see how the pyramids and Stonehenge were built…maybe meet the oft-rumored ‘ancient aliens.’ I could see myself settling in the Delian League for a time–I’m a huge fan of Greek mythology and culture. Once my appetite for the past was sated, I’d take a peek into the distant future. 10,000 years from now, will humanity exist? If so, are weRead More →

K saw a challenge on twitter which was something like “share three fictional characters which help illustrate who you are”. And we decided to flip it. Today, J and K share characters we think represent each other. J My first choice is an easy one because Kristina (K) already self-identifies with her: Kara Thrace, aka ‘Starbuck’ from Battlestar Galactica. She’s a total badass with an irreverent sense of humor and fiercely loyal to those she cares about. I equate all of these traits with Kristina. Starbuck also isn’t afraid to show her feelings one way or another. This is also true of Kristina, and thatRead More →

The second in our Fictional Crushes series wherein J & K discuss the fictional characters who make them swoon. Check out our literary picks here. Today’s characters come from the gaming world! J Commander Shepard from Mass Effect (in his male incarnation) will forever be my biggest video game crush. He has that brooding look that’s so irresistible to me, and an unwavering sense of loyalty to his friends. Mass Effect was the first game I ever played that offered male/male romance options, so Shepard’s character resonated with me in a way that no other had. Fun fact: his character’s appearance is based on MarkRead More →