Mel's Musings

You look upon a woman.

You look upon a woman.

Captain America Vol. 5 #8 vs. Captain America: The Winter Soldier parallel

Fan fiction is a way of the culture repairing the damage done in a system where contemporary myths are owned by corporations instead of by the folk.
Henry Jenkins (Director of media studies at MIT)


Natasha Romanoff: S.H.I.E.L.D Agent, Russian Spy, Assassian, Matchmaker

Okay what I love most about this is Nat knows his neighbors.

(okay I love everything about this, especially Natasha continuing this conversation like they totally just didn’t jump out of a plane and murder/incapacitate twelve people, but we’ll focus on one thing in particular)

It’s really fueling my headcanon that Natasha just comes over and bothers Steve when she’s bored sometimes. She just comes in through the window sometimes, picks the lock when Steve isn’t home and rearranges his furniture (“The harmony of the room was off-balance” “That is a load of bullshit” “Have you gone undercover as a New Age specialist? No? Shut up. Harmony”), replaces his healthy food with microwave dinners. Things like that. Natasha is a world-class troll.

But she has cased his neighbors. She’s watching his back, making sure he’s in a good neighborhood, that he’s got a safe space to come home to.


deleted unused scene for of cap 2:

Darcy Lewis, unconsciously pulling at her suit sleeve as she plays candy crush in a lobby. People around her seem to have frozen, an uneasy tension building up. However, she’s too busy achieving a personal best (and beating Thor’s score) on Candy Crush and…


WHERE’S MY SUPER SUIT?!! by BobbyRubio

Spikey’s first radiation treatment is today. I dropped him off at the oncologist this morning and will pick him up after work. My brave little buddy also met a few other dogs without barking too! ;)

Also, I HAVE to work on art and fics tonight, so if you see me goofing off on tumblr, smack me and tell me to go be productive XD

I am satisfyingly caught up on Game of Thrones XD