Describing Skin Colors

thewritershelpers:

Having trouble finding synonyms for ‘white’, ‘black’, ‘tan’, etc? Have any clear idea what tone you’re going for? Here’s some web pages for skin tone description and references:

Words Used To Describe Skin Color

Handy Words for Skin Tone (Includes palettes and comparisons)

Describing Characters of Color

More Tone Synonyms w/ Pictures

7 Offensive Mistakes Writers Make (includes more than just skin color)

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3 hours ago by realityismyfantasea 26,936 notes

supermoclel:

anneboleyns:

frozen was so fucking overrated i am so sick of seeing it on my dash it was not revolutionary it was not amazing i wouldn’t even call it “good” it was okay it was mediocre it did not live up the the disney name and it was disappointing stop praising shitty films thank

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3 hours ago by realityismyfantasea 8,807 notes
likearegularbookworm:

Summer is just around the corner, and who doesn’t want a new summer read? And so I’m doing a giveaway (international!) as a-thank-God-schools-out-I-can-finally-read! 

Rules:
as it’s for my followers, must be following me
likes and reblogs count (there’s no limit!)
Dates:
Starts now! 15 April
Ends 15 May (my first day of summer vacation!)

Books (not all pictured!):
Les Misérables
Anna Karenina
War and Peace
The Brothers Karamazov
The Death of Ivan Ilyich and Other Stories
Red Dragon
Russka
London
The Short Stories of F. Scott Fitzgerald
Candide
Atlas Shrugged
Cress
The Evolution of Mara Dyer
Fangirl
The Night Circus
Tiger’s Curse
Why these books?
These are all the books that I plan on reading during the summer (I’ll probably won’t because I’ll end up adding 6000 more). I know some of these are in a series, so, let me know if you want a different book in the series other than the one I have listed!

The winner (picked from a random internet generator) will be notified via ask and viola the book choice is theirs (and I hope they have a fabulous summer!)

likearegularbookworm:

Summer is just around the corner, and who doesn’t want a new summer read? And so I’m doing a giveaway (international!) as a-thank-God-schools-out-I-can-finally-read! 

Rules:

  1. as it’s for my followers, must be following me
  2. likes and reblogs count (there’s no limit!)

Dates:

Starts now! 15 April

Ends 15 May (my first day of summer vacation!)

Books (not all pictured!):

  1. Les Misérables
  2. Anna Karenina
  3. War and Peace
  4. The Brothers Karamazov
  5. The Death of Ivan Ilyich and Other Stories
  6. Red Dragon
  7. Russka
  8. London
  9. The Short Stories of F. Scott Fitzgerald
  10. Candide
  11. Atlas Shrugged
  12. Cress
  13. The Evolution of Mara Dyer
  14. Fangirl
  15. The Night Circus
  16. Tiger’s Curse

Why these books?

These are all the books that I plan on reading during the summer (I’ll probably won’t because I’ll end up adding 6000 more). I know some of these are in a series, so, let me know if you want a different book in the series other than the one I have listed!

The winner (picked from a random internet generator) will be notified via ask and viola the book choice is theirs (and I hope they have a fabulous summer!)

5 hours ago by realityismyfantasea 107 notes