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**Stuff We Love: Cinemagram

**Stuff We Love: Cinemagram

By Sarah Caouette Have you ever had that dream where time stops and everything around you—the ticking clock, the flock of birds flying above your head, the water pouring from the kitchen spout—are all frozen, and in this weird worm-hole of a world, you are the only thing or being mobilized—free to walk among the...
[Firefly Fridays] Episode X: War Stories

[Firefly Fridays] Episode X: War Stories

  We’ll be covering every episode of Joss Whedon’s Firefly series over the next 4 weeks every Friday. One new episode per week. If you have Netflix, the entire show is available for Instant Queue. Our three authors today are Alex, found at @alexwhale on Twitter, Nicholas, found at @hotdogcanon, and Corissa found at @corissapoley. Enjoy! Alex War Stories...
[Firefly Fridays] Episode IX: Ariel

[Firefly Fridays] Episode IX: Ariel

We’ll be covering every episode of Joss Whedon’s Firefly series over the next 6 weeks every Friday. One new episode per week. If you have Netflix, the entire show is available for Instant Queue. Our three authors today are Alex, found at @alexwhale on Twitter, Nicholas, found at @hotdogcanon, and Corissa found at @corissapoley. Enjoy!   Alex While every...
[Firefly Fridays BONUS] Mal Reynolds

[Firefly Fridays BONUS] Mal Reynolds

Character profile *Malcolm Reynolds Captain of Serenity Mal’s simple life rules: 1 – Be loyal to your crew mates 2 – Don’t pick on the “little guy” 3 – Let me steal and smuggle from the Alliance in peace Really, how hard can that be? – Malcolm Reynolds is the patriarch of the Serenity family;...
**News: April WHALE News

**News: April WHALE News

Good Afternoon! WHALE is pretty excited this week – we’ve got our next issue in the works and things are looking extremely attractive! We’ve also received all of our submissions and we’re currently poring through them in an effort to select the best reading for next issue! Below are some fun “teasers” to share the content...
**Stuff We Love: Deth P. Sun's Illustrations

**Stuff We Love: Deth P. Sun’s Illustrations

Deth P. Sun’s charming and macabre illustrations drew us to him like flies to honey. We love his artwork! Click on the thumbnail to see a larger image.   We love Deth P. Sun this week! His illustrative paintings and short “zines” are captivating, admittedly leaving the viewer wondering about the story behind them. Particularly...
[Firefly Fridays] Episode VIII: Out of Gas

[Firefly Fridays] Episode VIII: Out of Gas

We’ll be covering every episode of Joss Whedon’s Firefly series over the next 7 weeks every Friday. One new episode per week. If you have Netflix, the entire show is available for Instant Queue. Our three authors today are Alex, found at @alexwhale on Twitter, Nicholas, found at @hotdogcanon, and Corissa found at @corissapoley. Enjoy!   Alex In our...
**Stuff We Love: The Letters of Beatrix Potter

**Stuff We Love: The Letters of Beatrix Potter

This week’s Stuff We Love is written by Corissa Poley   This last week, a bit of personal nostalgia was unearthed on the Internet via TinyLetter’s Letters of Note blog, where we discovered some of the early images and handwritten short stories by Beatrix Potter. I’m not sure if anyone else grew up with this, but...
[Firefly Fridays] Episode VII: Jaynestown

[Firefly Fridays] Episode VII: Jaynestown

Episode VII, titled Jaynestown We’ll be covering every episode of Joss Whedon’s Firefly series over the next 14 weeks every Friday. One new episode per week. If you have Netflix, the entire show is available for Instant Queue. Our three authors today are Alex, found at @alexwhale on Twitter, Nicholas, found at @hotdogcanon, and Corissa found at @corissapoley....
[Firefly Fridays] Episode VI: Our Mrs. Reynolds

[Firefly Fridays] Episode VI: Our Mrs. Reynolds

Episode IV, titled Our Mrs.Reynolds We’ll be covering every episode of Joss Whedon’s Firefly series over the next 14 weeks every Friday. One new episode per week. If you have Netflix, the entire show is available for Instant Queue. Our three authors are Alex, found at @alexwhale on Twitter, Lora found at @theinsomniakid and Corissa found at @corissapoley. Enjoy!  ...
[Firefly Fridays] Episode V: Safe

[Firefly Fridays] Episode V: Safe

Episode V, titled Safe     We’ll be covering every episode of Joss Whedon’s Firefly series over the next 14 weeks every Friday. One new episode per week. If you have Netflix, the entire show is available for Instant Queue. Our three authors are Alex, found at @alexwhale on Twitter, Lora found at @theinsomniakid and Corissa found at @corissapoley. Enjoy!...
[Firefly Fridays] Episode IV: Shindig

[Firefly Fridays] Episode IV: Shindig

Firefly Fridays Part Four Episode IV, titled Shindig We’ll be covering every episode of Joss Whedon’s Firefly series over the next 14 weeks every Friday. One new episode per week. If you have Netflix, the entire show is available for Instant Queue. Our three authors are Alex, found at @alexwhale on Twitter, Lora found at @theinsomniakid and Corissa found...