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freyreh:

foxxyficsit:

idiopathicbeg:

freyreh:

kimidakewooooo:

whorishgreen:

shipsnthenight:

doomsdayy:

Emma seeing Killian in new clothes

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Can we talk about the fact that you CS guys used a gif of Emma looking at Regina to make that example? image

LMAOOOOOOOOO THIS IS TH E BEST THING…

We MAKE those manips because we don’t like those CS/OQ kisses. But this is an unedited SQ scene. ;)

It’s really a simple concept. Those kisses(by which I mean any het kiss either lady has taken part in) are used for SQ gifs because those are the only ones to appear in universe. Period.

There are no lesbian kisses. There isn’t a scene with Regina seducing one of her female servants or Emma making out with a girl at a bar. There isn’t even a Mulan kiss to piggyback off of. There is no other source material. There might never be any other such material.

Het kisses might be all we ever get. Even if a character is confirmed by a writer as being in someway queer after the fact, doesn’t mean we’ll ever get a kiss. If we want kisses, we have to make them, and obviously that would mean using another kiss as a base or having an insane level of skill (especially if you have to manufacture one or make an animation).

But it is particularly of note, however, that a currently canon ship is using a moment that Emma had with a woman and not Hook/Killian. The caption is obviously meant to imply that she finds Killian’s new clothes to be hot and that this is her reacting to how hot he is and this is supposed to be her when she’s all turned on and whatnot.

But the thing is:

1. Since something is going on between them in canon now, couldn’t or shouldn’t you use one of those moments instead and

2. The use of this gif to signify her being all turned on in this moment actually validates Swen’s theory about Emma being hot for Regina at this time in the show and especially in the above scene and 

3. If you use a this scene instead of a canon moment between Hook/Killian and Emma, well…you get the idea

If you want just a reaction gif, you could use anything else. Anything at all. A real big smile that she’s giving to her family or something from the scene when she’s teasing him before the kiss in Neverland.

You really shouldn’t use a gif that rival shippers use to validate their pairing. They tend to find it funny.

the idea of putting ‘rules and guidelines’ on what scenes certain shippers can use is ridiculous. your argument of “CSers should use CS scenes only, because its canon” would be like me going “Okay, then don’t use CS or OQ kisses for SQ, and find kiss scenes from other movies/shows jen or lana was in instead, because if CS can’t use SQ scenes to make art/manips/posts then you can’t use the CS or OQ scenes”—-the whole “this is for SQ’s use only” is unnerving and makes me think of a group of girls giggling and hiding in a tree fort with a big sign “no boys allowed” on the front door.(probably because i work with children, but that is beside the point) creative expression shouldn’t have boundaries. i search google for reaction gifs… i shouldn’t then have to research a scene to see what other shippers or fans think of it before posting it…

i could say that the look of lust was from emma looking at the turnovers because she was thinking about devouring them (an anon pointed out to me that she’s looking down at a plate of turnovers before looking up at regina) on the way home…. i wouldn’t then get upset if someone maniped Regina holding out a slice of lasagna then cutting to that scene and be all “THAT LOOK OF LUST IS FOR APPLE TURNOVERS, NOT THAT ITALIAN GARBAGE. DISHONOR ON THE FANDOM AND PASTAS.”

maniping is fun, but i personally feel that putting rules and guidelines on creative expression is just silly. i see a picture or gif or scene i like and want to use, i’m going to use it, regardless if it is a “swan queen” scene or “outlaw queen” scene only. 

Pardon. I’ll be more explicit. My last statement ‘using those gifs!they find it funny!’ was meant to be a joke. 

I’m just over here making very dry overly-analyzing ranty posts and telling bad jokes. My entire response was to explain the joke that started this thread and in response to some of the other responses in this thread. 

I wrote up my response in all of a couple minutes and so some of the phrasing was imperfect. The points I’m making about what any group should or shouldn’t do have nothing to do with rule-making, and you can say that it was poor word choice. It’s not like I’m a writer, so I won’t care if you tell me I’m poor with words. I admit to it. 

The actual intent was more something like ‘If you want me to take you seriously, use your own canon material that exists. When you use something we tend to use, we laugh at it.’ Honestly, most people will probably ignore us when we do though. And really, who gives a shit if we take them seriously or not?  So it’s whatever. There are no rules meant. 

I’m used to gay ships having to make things from canon ship material that isn’t their ship’s. I give no fucks about who uses what for what. I even pointed out why our ship uses what it does. No one owns a scene exclusively. I know that all of it belongs to all of us. 

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idiopathicbeg:

freyreh:

kimidakewooooo:

whorishgreen:

shipsnthenight:

doomsdayy:

Emma seeing Killian in new clothes

image

[x]

Can we talk about the fact that you CS guys used a gif of Emma looking at Regina to make that example? image

LMAOOOOOOOOO THIS IS TH E BEST THING…

We MAKE those manips because we don’t like those CS/OQ kisses. But this is an unedited SQ scene. ;)

It’s really a simple concept. Those kisses(by which I mean any het kiss either lady has taken part in) are used for SQ gifs because those are the only ones to appear in universe. Period.

There are no lesbian kisses. There isn’t a scene with Regina seducing one of her female servants or Emma making out with a girl at a bar. There isn’t even a Mulan kiss to piggyback off of. There is no other source material. There might never be any other such material.

Het kisses might be all we ever get. Even if a character is confirmed by a writer as being in someway queer after the fact, doesn’t mean we’ll ever get a kiss. If we want kisses, we have to make them, and obviously that would mean using another kiss as a base or having an insane level of skill (especially if you have to manufacture one or make an animation).

But it is particularly of note, however, that a currently canon ship is using a moment that Emma had with a woman and not Hook/Killian. The caption is obviously meant to imply that she finds Killian’s new clothes to be hot and that this is her reacting to how hot he is and this is supposed to be her when she’s all turned on and whatnot.

But the thing is:

1. Since something is going on between them in canon now, couldn’t or shouldn’t you use one of those moments instead and

2. The use of this gif to signify her being all turned on in this moment actually validates Swen’s theory about Emma being hot for Regina at this time in the show and especially in the above scene and 

3. If you use a this scene instead of a canon moment between Hook/Killian and Emma, well…you get the idea

If you want just a reaction gif, you could use anything else. Anything at all. A real big smile that she’s giving to her family or something from the scene when she’s teasing him before the kiss in Neverland.

You really shouldn’t use a gif that rival shippers use to validate their pairing. They tend to find it funny.

vaachaal said: What's your sorting headcanon for Regina?

onceuponawhine:

It’s going to sound really weird.

It’s Hufflepuff.

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crystalequinox:

arcanda:

eshusplayground:

onceuponawhine:

Regina Mills is a giant nerd who gets excited by tending plants and owns at least one chemistry set and the next time she calls Belle a bookworm these facts need to be thrown right back at her.

"Blah blah blah bookworm blah."

"Bookworm again? You know, that’s funny coming from the woman who plays with a chemistry set."

"It’s not a chemistry set. It’s a magical laboratory that was specifically created in order to carefully observe and create delicate magical potions and artifacts."

"Nerd."

I CANNOT BE THE ONLY PERSON THAT SHIPS REGINA WITH PLANTS
its cannon.

She said she’s always gotten along with them better than people.

And noone can convince me she doesn’t garden and know all about herbal potions and talk to plants when noone’s looking and find solace in de-stressing with them and maybe even sing to them and asdkafldsnkcniej. Feeeelings.

Don’t forget she read elvish spell books.  Regina is, in fact, a huge dork. 

(Source: bekksrich)

SQ Week - Day 3

doctarose:

Amnesia

Season 2 AU. Regina doesn’t have any cursed memories, so crossing the town line does a number on the woman.

“What the hell do you think you’re doing?” Regina Mills shouts furiously at the blonde woman currently stepping over the town line with her son. Emma Swan turns back and looks startled at the mayor’s sudden appearance. Regina wasn’t supposed to know she was taking Henry to New York. “And what makes you think you can take my son with you?”

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Story: Two Wrongs Make a Right

dakota829snow:

Swan Queen Week, Theme: “Truth Serum.”

Read on FF.net

Summary: Henry thinks there is way more to the story about why his moms aren’t talking. Post 3b.

Preview: Henry doesn’t understand how he is the only one who can see it but it’s frustrating as hell. Maybe he’s the only one who knows…

Jack Daniels of the Silver Tongue

swanqueenweek:

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At a place where their complicated relationship seems to have come to a shocking end because Emma has ruined Regina’s chance at love, the blonde decides to put a little truth in their conversation with a bottle of Jack Daniels and a drinking game that is fun for no one.

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“Miss Swan? A little late for a stroll, isn’t it?” Regina bit out after opening the door to a certain blonde ‘hero’. Regina was in her nightgown and a matching silk robe, having been awoken from slumber by the doorbell ringing, but refused to let that negate the fierceness in her posture. With eyes filled with the fire of righteous anger, she took in the fully clad blonde. Emma looked miserable, guilty, and entirely unable to meet her eyes. Instead, she held up an unopened bottle of Jack Daniels.

“I come bearing gifts…” Emma trailed off, and Regina arched a brow. She realized she should be mad—she should be furious—but as she saw the blonde, she couldn’t help but step aside instead, her posture deflating in the face of regret—and the woman who had always seen right through her.

Swanqueenweek - Day Three - Undisguised

inkblots-on-autumn-leaves:

This story explores what the attraction between Regina and Emma could be like without all their complicated history. Due to an accident on the town barrier, everyone loses their memories and chaos ensues. While they are working together to get everyone’s memories back, some clues lead Emma and Regina to suspect that they might be a couple…

word count: 6336

Nova was happy to finally have her wings back. Magic in Storybrooke worked differently but flying through the air was pure magic. She loved it when the town underneath her became tiny, only consisting of pale blotches in the light of dawn.

Today she was on her way toward the town line, on a hill in the forest. Regina had decided that it was the best point to start manipulating the memory aspect of the town line because of some magical glitch in the casting barrier that Nova couldn’t even begin to understand.

Blue allowed the Queen and the Princess to try, although the fairy hadn’t bowed down to help herself. Tink had persuaded her to give them a bag of fairy dust.

Since Blue had only consented grudgingly, she had send Nova.

Probably because she hoped Nova would lose half of her load before she reached them.

It was unfair. Nova was clumsy, but up in the air she was as elegant as every fairy. Flying, she felt like a dancer.

It didn’t matter that she had first flown in the wrong direction and was late.

Regina and Emma stood at the town line, a light sheen of energy already flickering between their raised hands.

Nova smiled. After the town line she wouldn’t be able to fly, but Dreamy and her could go and see the world on their own and they wouldn’t return until they’d seen it all.

The hanging gardens in Italy, pyramids in Egypt, the Chinese wall, the impressively huge temples in India, deserts, mountains, snow, heat, the see…

They were going to see it all.

Excited, Nova accelerated her descent, keeping her eyes on the little group next to the town line. Snow and David stood next to each other, Snow frowning at her daughter, while Ruby stood sentry a bit away.

Nova chuckled as her feet hit the ground. Surprised by her speed she ran a couple of steps, quickly falling. She watched in horror as the bag in her hands became airborne. The fairy dust filtered out, falling against the barrier, into the light fissure, into the magic Emma and Regina were conjuring. Everyone stopped in their movements and shivered as the town line visibly lit up.

Panicked, Nova turned and hastened away, flying, her fright so sheer that she ran even after the surge of magic had reached her, she fled, even as she lost all thought of why she dit it or how she was able to fly.

Read at: Ao3 or

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Something to Celebrate

ao3feed-swanqueen:

read it on the AO3 at http://ift.tt/1jsBM82

by

Henry, who still doesn’t remember his mother, has a special favor to ask of Regina, a couple weeks after Neal’s funeral. He manages to enlist her into making Emma a special birthday dinner.

Words: 6164, Chapters: 1/1, Language:…

tenkenryu:

justmcdonaldsthings:

aleppepper:

thefabulousworldofjon:

gingerduckling:

memoirsofatrichotillomaniac:

A zombie-bitten father tries to save his infant daughter in this bittersweet short film

So you’ve been bitten by a zombie. So long, conscious brain activity, hello craving for human meat. But the protagonist of the short film Cargo has bigger problems than his impending demise: he has to find a way to save his infant daughter, even if he has to die first to do it.

Directed by Ben Howling and Yolanda Ramke, Cargo was a finalist in Tropfest Australia 2013. It’s also a rather clever take on zombie genre tropes, with a story that isn’t about the survival of self, but the survival of another.

When I saw him walking with the balloon I lost it

Completely lost it

hurts everytime

😧😦😟😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😪😪

I’m crying so ******* hard oh my god

I could tell exactly what was coming and I still cried my eyes out.

(Source: sirhellsing420)

kalany:

zelamish:

lotstone:

aliensnipe:

What if there were women’s cleanliness products that were marketed the way Old Spice stuff is? Like they had names like “Lioness” and “Sycamore” and “Wildfire” and “Hunter’s Moon” and they were touted as making you smell like a warrior queen who does not suffer fools and conquers all she beholds

i want this

GODDAMN DO I EVER WANT THIS.

This advertising strategy would work on me.

I Just Got Stuck

fakingitfanfiction:

Amy ask Karma for advice about this new girl whom she just met and as Amy talks about how beautiful she is and how she sings like an angel and how this girl always makes her laugh, Karma starts to feel jealous.

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lucyliuism:

i feel like reading fanfic has kind of broken my desire to read published stories bc like theyre so bland tbh like. where the hell am i gonna get queer android romance in a bookstore. who writes about past assassins working together in a coffeeshop. all i see are straight white people making out like really like REALLY

marynesq:

And this family is perfect to me !

marynesq:

And this family is perfect to me !