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the mapmaking sort of cartographer
14 May 1983
"I don't think I need special effects and, with my luck, would get distracted by shiny."

Hi, I'm Chrissy. I go by other names as well--often, people who don't listen past two syllables call me Christine.

I watch NFL and college football, and I am a huge hockey fan. Sometimes I cross-stitch and I am obsessed with The Sims 2. Once upon a time I watched too much TV, but then everything I liked went off the air. Despite this, I still really like fandom. It's good for what ails ya.

I am introverted and in recovery from 15+ years of semi-severe social anxiety. I say this as a warning that if I am not very good in conversation with you, it's probably not that I don't like you, it's just that I'm not good with people. I love to listen though, really.

My LJ is primarily a social tool, and thus I feel that I can write the way I talk, which is not always perfectly grammatical and proper. I squee, I do *actions like this* and say things like c'mon and probly and OMG and other sorts of things. I don't use "u" or very much chatspeak and I'm fairly sure my writing will not be overly harsh on the eyes.

My LJ is almost entirely friendsonly, for reasons which I will explain to anyone who wants to know.

"You know, sometimes it's worth it, taking all the pies in the face. Sometimes, you come through it feeling good."


"And how was your day?"

"Sometimes you just stand there, hip-deep in pie."

- from Sports Night

The WeatherPixie

x-files mood theme by foxestacado

Shadow Unit- The best show you aren't watching reading.
ad infinitum, adamadrama, al montoya, alan rickman, allison janney, andrei mezin, angels in america, barenaked ladies, battlestar galactica, beverly crusher, big eden, bisexuality, boyd devereaux, brad richards, brand new, brinny, bubbles, captain jack harkness, captain jack sparrow, carson mccullers, cat macros, cats, chris crutcher, dante hicks, david sedaris, david sosnowski, david the gnome, depeche mode, detroit red wings, diet coke, dirty dancing, dmitri bykov, duke gareth, edumacation, elizabeth bear, elizabeth e. wein, elvira kurt, eric northman, fireflys, fishnets, galen tyrol, gareth the younger, garfield and friends, gary/raoul, gender, gil grissom, glasses, goalie love, greg sanders, guybrush threepwood, hamsters, harry potter, hedgehogs, hockey, ishabal ladyhammer, james spader, jason mraz, jeff tambellini, jiri fischer, joey harrington, john keating, jonathan safran foer, kara thrace, kevin smith, lactose intolerance, lee adama, leonard mccoy, lewis black, mark harmon, martin st. louis, mary doria russell, mary-louise parker, mathieu dandenault, matt hunwick, matt ruff, michael cole, midget power, miles edgeworth, minerva mcgonagall, mitch hedberg, molly holly, morgan hamm, naxen love, nermal, neville longbottom, niklas kronwall, nikolai khabibulin, patrick stump, paul hamm, pavel datsyuk, penguins, peter/sock, phoenix wright, piglet, pretty pretty dancing, princess bride, puns, queer theory, radek zelenka, raoul of goldenlake, reading, robin mckinley, rodney mckay, ronan dex, sarah monette, sarah vowell, sexonice, sff, shawshank redemption, shiny objects, short pride, slash, social anxiety, spongebob squarepants, sports night, star trek, stephen king, steve yzerman, tamora pierce, tampa bay lightning, tap dancing, tappa tappa tappa, tazz, the ladies, the men, the-perks-of-being-a-wallflower, tim mcgee, tj hensick, toast, toshiko sato, triple h, twitch, valeri bure, vincent lecavalier, west wing, william shatner, writing, yzereaux

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