Ghosts in Quicksilver – 2.19 – What We Owe To Each Other

tw: mental illness, racism/police brutality referenced/discussed, inferred/imminent violence, hallucinations/unreality Every day—every fucking day—for the last. How long? How goddamn long? I was putting out fires, and when I wasn’t putting out fires, I was causing them by mistake, or untangling social situations I’d had no part in creating, or making sure my own mind wasn’t … Continue reading Ghosts in Quicksilver – 2.19 – What We Owe To Each Other

Ghosts in Quicksilver – 2.17 – Bad Medicine

TW: self-harm (cutting; aftermath only), hypersexuality, past child sexual abuse, domestic violence/murder, gun violence [these three are discussed in some detail], complicated feelings towards asexuality, trauma, consent to sex discussed I tried to distract myself from the static in my brain any way I could. Texting people was out. I had a few messages on … Continue reading Ghosts in Quicksilver – 2.17 – Bad Medicine

Ghosts in Quicksilver 2.11: The Road to Hell…

tw: dissociation/unreality, mild body horror, stalking, psychiatric abuse, anti-plural sentiment (referenced), general sanism (referenced) Quotes are from Madeline, Holes (Louis Sachar) and Howl's Moving Castle. you are not meant for this   you are not meant to be here   sister sister I can be a sister—in an old house in Paris that was covered … Continue reading Ghosts in Quicksilver 2.11: The Road to Hell…

Ghosts in Quicksilver: Chapter 2.4: Behind Closed Doors

tw: dissociation, grief, implied transphobia, abuse/death briefly discussed, self-destructive flirting Funnily enough, this was the first time I’d been in a closet since I was fifteen. It was a storage closet, not the closet—details. I don’t know why it occurred to me. (When was the last time you saw a ghost move on when was … Continue reading Ghosts in Quicksilver: Chapter 2.4: Behind Closed Doors