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Mermaids! LGBTQ+ history dude. (He/Him) 🌈 Queer folklore, videogame tours & Escape Room builder. Lifts heavy things for attention. Currently #MuseumFromHome

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catching dragons @thegeckogods #madewithunity https://t.co/MC5pV5kgsH
Retweeted by Slasher Crow-scarred 🔪☠️🩸the icebreaker captain Kem Liard #criticalrole I've never seen a dwarf/elf character before. I tried to go for a… https://t.co/lPdwMIjcPn
Retweeted by Slasher Crow-scarred 🔪☠️🩸 @ben_vs_life Christ that is awful love, I’m so sorry'Well it's the same room, but everything's different You can fight the sleep, but not the dream Things ain't cooki… https://t.co/6nkE3NV66sAbout 3 years ago I worked with a choir in Greenwich called 'Hearing Voices' they were made up of service users fro… https://t.co/mXWHm49r9vDo you have a song that has gained a surprising or distinct layer of meaning because of a memory or an experience?… https://t.co/HhzUSjuMeiThis is part of the #YouSeeAll immersive game's grand finally but all are welcome. This will be a live Zoom tour wi… https://t.co/U7UDl64ZpI28th October 5PM join 3 emissaries from another universe at @PetrieMuseEgypt as they try to save their world. (Play… https://t.co/OHdHY7bZU3 @Cem_Res Awwwww I love thishey everyone!!!! this year i didn't want to participate to inktober but i needed a challenge to make some illustrat… https://t.co/VgeaGEKUsH
Retweeted by Slasher Crow-scarred 🔪☠️🩸 @alsheard They just need a little halp @DrCarpineti Thank you big doctor man @DrCarpineti And some cheese please x @ElliotDee Today am baby mouseI’m a very very little mouse and so even if I’m being obtuse everyone has to be very very sensitive to my every whimHow I am feeling this morning https://t.co/Njj4tI9vtVMargaret Busby: how Britain's first black female publisher revolutionised literature – and never gave up https://t.co/PJqhAj9cSy
Retweeted by Slasher Crow-scarred 🔪☠️🩸 @TheCut Us gay men, we're the worst. @JohMyWord Forgive me sister for I have gayed @JohMyWord Forgive my sister for I have gayed @JohMyWord True.... a few times in my misspent youthTwo gay penguins with a reputation for trouble stole an entire nest of eggs from a neighboring lesbian couple at th… https://t.co/4sU8y7F5NR
Retweeted by Slasher Crow-scarred 🔪☠️🩸 @JohMyWord My brain went several other places! @nuggets84 I think Gateur is old French @LadyLiminal1 I have and loved it!
10/23
2020
@CA_AstroComm I might do another thread tomorrow, but they are slightly different words as they are more focused on… https://t.co/JrSaYZiMHm @JohMyWord H word?!17/ DERANGED The old French 'desrengier' means to take out of order or to move out of a set pattern. Deranged there… https://t.co/IWzLHRwW2H16/ CUCKOO From the imitation of the bird and thus it's name. 'Cloud cuckoo land' was used by Aristophanes way back… https://t.co/FixvvjSWw915/ TOUCHED From the phrase 'Touched in the head' used in the late 1800's. Often associated with those who returned… https://t.co/tuBbVxori814/ WACKO From 'Wacky' and therefore the onomatopoeic sound word 'Whack', meaning to hit hard on the head. This bec… https://t.co/jWiwAeN4DJ13/ GAGA From the French 'Gateur' meaning bed wetter. This became associated with the elderly and senility. Changed… https://t.co/B87isHl9HN12/ CRACKERS Nothing to do with the food originally, but about being 'cracked' and therefore broken, or damaged. Th… https://t.co/MBFMaP1qZr11/ MAD This was born from an old English word 'Gemæd' which itself comes from a Germanic word meaning 'to make wor… https://t.co/1FeotyJQgl10/ NUTTY A nut, a food with a tough shell but a soft interior, has long been associated with the human skull. In 1… https://t.co/DvWYn7ziNy9/ LUNATIC This one is probably the most well known. 'Luna' from the Latin for moon. The belief being that the moon… https://t.co/6b5TtfFRiu8/ DEMENTED Again this uses the Latin 'mente' for mind. The prefix 'de' means to undo, unravel or take apart. There… https://t.co/dWUBDxhFlk7/ INSANE Formed as the counterpart to 'sane'. This comes from the Latin 'Sanus' meaning healthy, but later also cl… https://t.co/k4qL6RTWrO6/ CRACKPOT This one originated as two words 'Crack' and 'Pate' around 1898. The word therefore literally meaning to have a broken head.5/ MENTAL The Latin 'Mentalis' and earlier 'Ment' means mind but also soul. (It probably originates from a term als… https://t.co/HHhjwqDirA4/ BONKERS 'Bonk' has had the meaning of hitting a surface and doing damage. It is an incredibly old 'echoic' word;… https://t.co/WTb8bM7GI03/ CRAZY The word 'Craze' originally meant something diseased or damaged. In particular the cracking of an inanimat… https://t.co/dYNii9XuzoNote: The purpose of this thread is to think a bit about language; how we use it, particularly when it comes to peo… https://t.co/u2B2TL93CYCrazy, bonkers, mental, crackpot, insane, demented, lunatic, nutty, mad, crackers, gaga, wacko, touched, cuckoo, de… https://t.co/LbfPvRgQMtThere were black Romans in Britain. No arguments. If you do, I WILL take you down. https://t.co/dIgqqmSJfU
Retweeted by Slasher Crow-scarred 🔪☠️🩸 @J7urn Injects it, so sort ofThe party just defeated a reverse vampire and now find themselves in an abandoned prison with a group of freed conv… https://t.co/s10MuDKRhV @mattieartemis Of course I do!!!!Rain 🌧 or shine ☀️ our #LGBT+ Advisers are here to help. Thank you to the #Soho community for being so receptive to… https://t.co/SlyMdQRvsC
Retweeted by Slasher Crow-scarred 🔪☠️🩸 @GabrielVanca @richie_rich77 The other half: https://t.co/bHyCSsj7V2 @waji35 OMG!!! This explains what I’ve been feeling so well!!!I’m excited for #DnD tonight!!! https://t.co/FDgujwkwny @aburoker I really appreciated your message, no you haven’t x @aburoker Thank you sweetheart xxxPatrick spent 25 years caring for 800,000 fish specimens before becoming Senior Curator of reptiles. Our Libraries… https://t.co/j5boL5AtWm
Retweeted by Slasher Crow-scarred 🔪☠️🩸Secret storytelling adventure live in Nunhead this Sunday. https://t.co/81U0LrxHPG (RTs welcome) Five spaces only.
Retweeted by Slasher Crow-scarred 🔪☠️🩸 @PolisLoizou Itsa justa me alosing my mind! Waaaaaah! @turpywurpy Hesa has a GNVQ ina Mycology @PolisLoizou Thatsa gooda joke wahaah! @leharve80 I was proud of my Milo (pokemon gym leader) and I did a rather good Gambit https://t.co/fvSh6HS2ed @BenPaites Ben I’m so far down the rabbit hole I wouldn’t know how to stop @leharve80 Thank you. I shall add to my CV accordinglySacha: Tries to get respected as a queer historian and complains that others don’t always take his work seriously… https://t.co/sxTgiRvAbI @richie_rich77 I’da probably aflood the kitchen. Not a euphemism wooohoo! @BpdBryan I know at 19 I was biphoboc, transphobic and even internally homophobic because of sheer lack of knowledge. @BpdBryan I think a lot of us were until we met people in beautiful loving open relationshipsWaves dancing with the moon. https://t.co/uSxTARSSYb
Retweeted by Slasher Crow-scarred 🔪☠️🩸 @iconoclastbear Ima not areal aplumber woohoo! @arsenben80 Itsa time for a therapist Wahaaa! @angryspacewolf Itsa toxic amasculinity weehee!Next Zoom call is gonna be confused AF... I’ma professional wahoo! @78_cowboy Could be appendicitis 😬 @owenblacker Ima bairly aqualified itsa liability! Wooohooo! @nintendomad888 I hate the world. Still. I can mince around... my room... for... absolutely no reason 😭 @rainonme85 Itsa Thankio @nintendomad888 This was bought for the associated tour. You could have been Luigi. We’d have been so cute. 😭 @TheTabbyLamb It is not no. It never will be!Before lockdown I was doing videogame tours (a marvellous excuse to wear cosplay and mince around a museum) and I h… https://t.co/668UksRbFbI was just on a Zoom call. Halfway through a little black kitten appeared. Reader, I completely lost it.https://t.co/Zm9QOmTV8Y https://t.co/K6IrVBYcn0
Retweeted by Slasher Crow-scarred 🔪☠️🩸 @nintendomad888 Beat me to it! @SherlockyTweet I adore him 😭 @MehdiOmais @MeltingSwans @ruidiaz_ddhh In all honesty I would probably do the same @imamodernman @ADB110 Turning of the screw is fantastic, also recommend the adaptation ‘The Innocence’ it makes the… https://t.co/jTvOsPMiKR @imamodernman @ADB110 So it’s not as good as HOHH but I enjoyed it. I really liked the last two episodes in particu… https://t.co/rkwaz8bxj0 @aburoker Awwww I’m pleased I was a kind dream-me
10/22
2020
Being a gay 🤝 Bly Manor in a pandemic She would sleep She would wak… https://t.co/eSCUtGs57h @LGBT_Collector @BpdBryan Awww, no credit for me you did that yourself love x @brocopolis @craigy_xo It's the people that were born beautiful that I feel for... they never even had to develop a… https://t.co/VYmD0Ax6ZF @LGBT_Collector @craigy_xo I just wanted to reassure you that this is the human condition, we all do this, you are… https://t.co/h5Ij2w61d5 @LGBT_Collector @craigy_xo This never goes away I'm afraid... never... @GetMeADragon @DanNouveau @SheldonKGoodman Sadly, I gave Dan and Sheldon first pick. So Dan is Red, Sheldon is Blue… https://t.co/UYLVLCjD1W @LGBT_Collector @craigy_xo It's a tightrope. I have friends who point out if I'm getting a bit full of myself... al… https://t.co/AEPcR8nM9n @LGBT_Collector @craigy_xo It's a drug; attention, flattery, I think we all feel it a bit. It is unfortunate when p… https://t.co/LkDdikC4SF @craigy_xo Very sweet, but not true. I have my vanity and pride, definitely a lot to work on X @craigy_xo Being seen as attractive when you’ve spent most of your life feeling meh... well it’s intoxicating. The… https://t.co/4L0OY3ENKL @craigy_xo For some suddenly being ‘accepted’ and commodified can go to their head, it’s a sad thing but whilst I w… https://t.co/7Ht60AjvKB @KonFot *coughs* Tryexplainingescaperooms @mattieartemis Thanks mr large wealthy stakeholder sir for my small paycheck, my mum says its very nice of you to w… https://t.co/gtKpODU3bK @c_leews Yeah she had to teach on the side for years, so I get it... it still cuts deep!
10/21
2020

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