Tag Archives: goth

Boots N Wishes

Hi y’all. The last two weeks of my life have been really awful. My partner is really sick and has been debilitated and unable to leave the house. We’ve been to the ER twice and then I got sick too. … Continue reading

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Shit I like- Witchy Shit Edition

Also there will be some shit I don’t like. How about some witchy make up shit? I love this black lipstick roundup at Dear Darkling. And don’t think I didn’t notice they chose a person of color in one shot. I … Continue reading

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Old Goth is Old. Complaints from the Black Goth Department.

If you are of the opinion that Goth is a phase, please go read this. I’ll wait. Now, let’s talk about being an Old Black Goth. In my early 20s during my pre-Internet life there were certain things about my … Continue reading

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IT’S MY BIRFDAY!

Er it was my birthday yesterday. I’m officially 40 y’all. If you’d like to read a fbomb laden essay about how I feel about turning 40 click here. So let’s talk about some shit I don’t like. It appears my fave milky nude, sheer … Continue reading

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Hoodwitchery Problems

I have some eclectic hood witch things I like to do and whatnot and I’m coming across some issues I remember running into when I was full Witch Woo back in the day. For my particular flavor of woo, I … Continue reading

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The time Betsy Johnson Broke My Heart

A site I like to window shop at sometimes sent me an email about a bunch of Betsy Johnson stuff on sale. Y’all don’t know this, but Betsy Johnson was the first designer I loved. When I was a lil post … Continue reading

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Stuff what I’m thinkin about.

My transition to a daytime worker person is still ongoing. Today for the first time in months I’m wearing a dress and regular (non fleece) tights. I feel very cute. What flavor of cute though? I’m not spending much money … Continue reading

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I See you 2017

Hello darlings. I hope this finds y’all well as you can be. Can we talk about 2017? I keep saying it, but I’ll say it again. I’m turning 40 this year. Holy damn. Let’s talk the Old Goth at 40. … Continue reading

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On low key cosplay

A phrase I use a lot when talking clothes is low key or day to day cosplay. What I mean by that, is creating outfits that evoke, fit in with etc a fictional character or universe. I also use this to … Continue reading

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Oh Such Woe.

Today we’re gonna talk about some of the more irritating to painful parts of being a POC who has an interest in anything Alt. We’ll say Alt as code for all things punk, Goth etc. Subculture, body mods. That kinda … Continue reading

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