remember that naive period when the mlp obsession seemed weird but all-in-good-fun, before bronies swept the nation as the horrifying cultural phenomenon they now are


"maybe the wider than expected demographic appeal of my little pony is a bellwether for the destigmatization of femininity" — me, in 2011, being the most wrong about anything i’ve ever been in my entire life

Rules: In a text post, list ten books that have stayed with you in some way. Don’t take but a few minutes, and don’t think too hard — they don’t have to be the “right” or “great” works, just the ones that have touched you. Tag ten people, including me, so I’ll see your list. Make sure you let your friends know you’ve tagged them.

Tagged by khirsahle! This is a women author/childhood loves edition.

  1. Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
  2. The Ordinary Princess by M. M. Kaye
  3. Mel by Liz Berry
  4. The Forgotten Daughter by Caroline Dale Snedeker
  5. Chasing Redbird by Sharon Creech
  6. The Midwife’s Apprentice by Karen Cushman
  7. The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  8. Growing Wings by Laurel Winter
  9. Beezus and Ramona by Beverly Cleary
  10. Mary Anne Saves the Day by Ann M. Martin

Tagging pluckyredhead, chickwithmonkey and anyone else who wants to give it a go.