Books

    homoeroticism and the gothic villain

    November 4, 2020
    a blurred photography of girl running trough a Hogwart-esque room, her hair is blond and she wears a black dress

    it is a universally acknowledged fact, that many of our beloved gothic heroes and villains are, more or less, queercoded.One can observe queer subtext in novels like The Castle of Otratranto (1764) or Dracula (1897) while also enjoying rather obvious lgbtqia+ themes in The Picture Of Dorian Gray (1890) and Carmilla (1872). note: i will use the words gay, queer, homosexual and lgbtqia+ in this article, even though I’m well aware that those terms were used with a different meaning,…

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  • Books

    On Virginia Woolf

    hey to another episode of Emily, fourteen, writing semi intellectual articles she’ll definitely be ashamed of one day. however, this day is yet to come so I will continue murdering my keyboard like the…

    September 21, 2020
  • Anna guest articles Lifestyle

    a beginner’s guide to Youtube

    Before I started creating videos, questions flooded my mind…“Where do I start?”“How do I create an audience?”“How do I come up with ideas?” “What if my videos are bad?” “What if everyone hates them?”…

    September 14, 2020
  • Lifestyle

    an improved guide to dark academia

    hello friends and enemies, and welcome to yet another round of Emily, too idealistic for this world as it seems, failing to understand aestheticism.aestheticism not aesthetic, you read right. aestheticism is defined, by the…

    September 6, 2020
  • Art

    August’s sketchbook

    a few months ago, @herlibaryofspells suggested I should post an “art gallery of the month” as a — monthly — event on my little corner of the internet. This idea really spoke to me…

    September 2, 2020