In March I went to a Con and cosplayed as John Watson. My dad and brother got the idea to text me through-out the day as Sherlock.
Which was actually a lot of fun and thanks to my brother they managed to stay pretty in-character for him as well - they even borrowed…
But literature, at its best, doesn’t live in this world of agendas and witch hunts, as tools for any side’s political purpose. Literature and its readers are in an alternate realm, and they’ll continue to meet in this quieter place.
—Cris Beam, “My transgender novel is too personal to be propaganda” (via schoollibraryjournal)