Get out of here! (New Year’s Edition)

Hey, get out of here! Tomorrow is New Year’s Eve, which is a big deal, y’all! Go spend some time celebrating this end of this horrible year, eating leftover holiday snacks, or reading all the year’s end wrap-up posts you can stand! If you’re off work today, stay inside and enjoy your vacation!

Besides, Netflix is removing Murder She Wrote on New Year’s Day, so you better get busy!

See you on the other side of 2016.

Love,

Your POME Crones (who are currently sitting inside playing video games/binge-watching several seasons of Murder She Wrote)

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Xenomorph from the 1979 film Alien
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Finding My Monsters

My fascination began with the 1979 film Alien. I was six when my parents let me watch it with them one night. The idea of an alien monster, called the Xenomorph in the movie, lurking in the vents of a spaceship was terrifying and invigorating. I wanted to know the Xenomorph’s motives. Why was the crew scared of it? Rewatching the movie as a pre-teen filled in the blanks. The crew feared the unknown, and this alien monster, for me, represented the misunderstood. I associated this monster with how I saw my body: strange, grotesque, and unnatural. It took me until my thirties to confront and reclaim my monsters.

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Afternoon Snack

If you’re still sleepy from the long weekend, we hope this sampling of links will perk you up, with no side effects! Our favorite discovery

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Roadtrip Snacks!

It’s a big national holiday in the US this week, and whether you’re driving across the state, across the street, or simply taking a mental vacation, we’ve got a little treat for you.

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