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Are highly intelligent or very talented people better able to hide their misery from loved ones, thus making it all the harder to “read” them and help them?

Vote! (33,140 votes) 799 comments
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400 points giveaway + more!! [open]

Journal Entry: Sun Aug 31, 2014, 11:42 AM
edit: Wow! I woke up to almost 600 faves! So I'll add two more prizes!! 
And for some reason, I almost have 600 watchers too! :'O Wow I got like 80+ overnight!  Seriously, thank you all ;A;

Omigosh!! I just realized I reached +500 watchers! That's crazy!!!
Thank you all so much! ;w; ♥ 

The next giveaway will probably be when I reach 750 or 1000 watchers! (if I do of course). 

This giveaway will end Thursday September 4th 2014 ♥


♦All you have to do is fave this journal!!
♦ You don't have to be a watcher! But if you are or you decide to, thank you ;w; 
♦If you like, you could share this (pole, journal) but you don't have to c:


♦One winner will get 300:points:
♦ [new] A 2nd winner will get 100:points:
♦[new] A third winner will get a Pixel Background from me! Like this --> Lost in the forest by tea-hee

I'll be using a random generator!  probably

Again, thank you ALL for being so supportive ;w; <3 

  • Mood: Delighted
  • Playing: Skyrim
  • Drinking: water
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New EDIT: The giveaway has reached more than 300 favs :la: So we have increased the prize to 250 points :Bummies:

We have 1002 Watchers! Yey!! :la: We are veeeery happy ^^

So, as we promised, we are doing a points giveaway/raffle. 

A lucky deviant will get 250 points Emote Cuddle Love 


Bullet; Pink  Fav this journal +fav 
Bullet; Pink  
An that's all :D  

Ends September 7th

I will choose the winner using

Arrow Bullet (Rainbow) - F2U!  If the giveaway gets more than 250 participants, Cirno will be very happy and we will increase the prize ^^ So share with your friends so everyone can join! You talk too much!


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Good luck to everyone!

También os animo a participar en el concurso de :iconadelfa3: Más de 1000 puntos en premios!
Entrad aquí ->
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EDIT: I'm not a FOOL ok? The raffle is already closed, so STOP COMMENTING your entry.
Sorry for using hasty words but it seems that people nowadays are so ignorance to read WHAT'S in the journal.

EDIT2: Sorry for the late update. So this raffle has reached more than 500 entries. Then I shall add 1 more spot for another lucky winner.

There will be 3 winners to win 1 month pm.

It's raffling time....


EDIT: So this raffle has reached more than 100 entries. Then I shall add 1 more spot for another lucky winner.

There will be 2 winners to win 1 month pm.

How To Join:-
1)Fave the journal.
2)Leave an excited comment under the journal.

**Do not leave bad comments if you don't win.

I'll pick winner using random. org.

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{OPEN/SET PRICE} Shota Cremes by sonyasim55(Reduced price!) Demon Familiar Adopt [OPEN] by cherskelleDragon Girl Random Adopt [open] by n-ostalgic[CLOSED] BJD adopt #4. by Aritsune-chanEMERGENCY ADOPTABLE_MEIWU XING IV [OPEN] by kura-ou[Custom] Mamemamono Adopt ver. Inari Guardians by mayoujiiAdopt 31 **Closed* by Elysa-AdoptsAdopt: Tsuki Hoseki [OPEN] by TiapossibleRhuuvi Auction - CLOSED by NaviciiDuskwalkers Adopts OPEN by reaper334Adoptable 16 [OPEN] by cunadoptscherry adoptable [closed] by Stop-wasting-time[CLOSED] Bat Kemonomimi Auction by Malficorum[OPEN] Witch Adoptable #02 + Bonus by Kaeni-AdoptsADPT 31 [closed] by natsuonFinal Image Result/adoptable by monsterownage[CLOSED] Adopt 17 by AhnikiMLFIM OC Auction (OPEN) by Nitrogoblins-AdoptsNaga Adopt [OPEN] by YKajitakaDrak Adopt Open by RhavkoressBlue And Yellow Nekomimi Adoption by LaydennGothic Lolita Adopt (OPEN) by jam-a-valNaruto rpc adoptbls(open) by Power-of-noInk Pen Demigoddess Adoptable [OPEN] by siyaArctic Fox  -OPEN- by BlioodKira[Adoptable 03] CLOSED by Banana-Banshee

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In the wake of some truly disgusting activity in the gaming industry right now, I’ve been grappling with a moral dilemma concerning what I would recommend young artists do with their chosen career paths.

Phil Fish Hacked
Phil Fish, the creator of FEZ, is pretty much universally hated by people online. Recently he spoke out in favor of Zoe Quinn, creator of Depression Quest, who was herself under fire from internet thought police for “corrupting” games journalism’s integrity by sleeping with journalists to get favorable reviews of her game (allegations which later proved to be untrue). Because he spoke out in favor of Zoe Quinn, Phil found himself under a massive internet attack, wherein hackers compromised his SSI, passwords, Polytron's PayPal account, and other sensitive data.

In the wake of the attack, Phil Fish is now selling off the rights to FEZ and to Polytron. He left with this rather depressing twitter message: “I am done. I want out. RUN AWAY. Just don't do it. Give up your dreams. They are actually nightmares. Nothing is worth this. To every aspiring game developer out there: Don't. give up. It's not worth it. This is your audience. This is videogames."

The Moral Dilemma
Which brings us to the moral dilemma I mentioned earlier... Why bother? Why would ANYONE want to work in an industry where THIS is the result? Phil Fish is just one of hundreds of industry professionals “bullied” out of the industry by gamers. Many more, mostly women interestingly enough, are sent death threats, rape threats, bomb threats, had their personal information stolen, posted, hacked, etc. simply for speaking their mind. Anita Sarkeesian is a feminist blogger who made YouTube videos criticizing gaming for the depictions of women. She wasn’t writing up laws to take games away. She’s not “censoring” video games. She’s not trying to lock video games up or take them away... and yet she’s THE figurehead right now for how vitriolic, vindictive, and violent gamers can be to criticism.

It's weird... gamers WANT to be taken seriously... until someone tries to take them seriously and point out potential flaws in the industry. Then they just wanna get rid of that person. And it’s not just gaming either, you see this sort of thing in many other mediums as well, including comics. I’ve been the subject of many hateful campaigns, including doxxing attacks (which are illegal by the way). All because I, a comics artist, made some cartoons and posted them FOR FREE on the internet about feminism or gaming culture.

So if this is the average result of “doing what you love” on the internet... why bother? Why should ANYONE want to put themselves in a position where they could risk having THIS level of shit and hate lobbied against them? How can I, in good conscience, recommend a new artist to put themselves willingly through this sort of nonsense?

That’s what I’m grappling with right now... I honestly don’t know if I could possibly recommend becoming a comic artist or a game designer in good faith anymore... because this is the norm now. Enduring shirt storms, flare ups, hacking attacks, and possible real life dangers of being attacked or harmed... just because you draw a comic or make a video game? That’s almost masochistic when you think about it.

What Can Be Done
Unfortunately the only solution to fixing this problem and making the environment safer for everyone is to have people endure the shitstorms and MAKE it safer for everyone eventually. By speaking out, and taking the risk of becoming a target, you can help effect change and make a difference. That’s the other side to this dilemma. If we don’t have people standing up and bearing the brunt of the storm, no one else will eventually come to their aid or take up the call. But to take up the call you have to be prepared to endure some really MASSIVE shit which can potentially ruin your life so again... is it worth it?

I think in the end it is... but I don’t know if I’m one of those people who can endure. I don’t want to discourage young artists from trying to make a living doing what they love... but at the same time I can’t honestly recommend putting them in a position that might possibly leave them mentally scarred for life due to ongoing harassment.

I honestly would like some opinions about this topic because I am very confused and worried about the future of... well... comics and gaming and all the things I hold so dear. I want them to improve and get better and be welcomed and inviting for everyone... but I don’t know anymore about how awful and nasty the internet is to some of these people.
  • Mood: Pity
  • Watching: Atop The 4th Wall
  • Playing: Marvel Puzzle Quest
  • Drinking: Tea. Earl Grey. Hot.

CLOSED - 3k watchers raffle!

Journal Entry: Wed Aug 27, 2014, 4:28 PM


EDIT: Added another prize for the first place and shortened the deadline because I won't be at home on Sunday. I hope I'll be able to give the results on Monday or Tuesday at most.

djasfdgfahdagjfdhjafa I reached 3000 watchers finally :'D
omg this is so incredible, I'm I'm I'm so happy and nervous and I'm almost goint to cry of happiness


I dunno how to describe all the feelings I'm having right now so I just thought making a raffle is a good way to show you how grateful I am to have you all following and supporting me <3


  • Fav this journal.
  • Comment on this journal saying something like "I want to join". I will give you a number.
  • Optional 1: make a poll/journal and leave the link on your comment. I will give you an extra number.
  • Optional 2: mention some of your friends on your comment (Minimum 3, Maximum 10). I will give you a second extra number.
So if you follow all the steps, even the optional ones, your comment should look like that:
I want to join! <3
Here's the link of my poll/journal: (link)
I tag: :iconhanni-bun::iconpastel-chuu::iconhowdoesonedothings:

No doble-accounts please! That's cheating! =P
And don't erase the journal/poll until the raffle is over, please XD


Saturday, August 30st
15:00 GTM+1


  • From 0 - 100 participants:
1st place: 150 :points: + Full body drawing (with simple or transparent BG) from me like these:

COM for yusoadorable by Neko-Rina  AT mellow-bun by Neko-Rina COM for yuzukipon by Neko-Rina

Blushing Beauty Icon from :iconflying-red-panda: like this:
Icon Gift - Himeko by Flying-Red-Panda

  • From 100 - 250 participants:
2nd place: 100 :points: + thigh up drawing (with simple or transparent BG) from me like these:

CE: Chou by Neko-Rina AT bunny-chiii by Neko-Rina

  • From 250 - 400 participants:
3rd place: 50 :points: + chibi drawing (with simple or transparent BG) from me like these:
Speedpaint - AT temeraire-sama by Neko-Rina Presenting new OC - Xoxo by Neko-Rina

  • Up to 400 participants:
(I don't think I will reach so much people so I will decide it later xD)

If anyone would like to donate a prize, please send me a note privately telling me what you'd offer <3

I will draw:

Original character (I'm better doing girls)
Some Fanart (ask first)
Erotic content (ecchi, yuri)
Cute pets

I won't draw:

Animals - Furry (cat ears like kemonomimi are acceptable)
Very realistic illustrations
Yaoi (not yet)
Explicit pornography (I will not draw genitals)
Gore or extreme violence

Icon raffle CLOSED

Fri Aug 29, 2014, 1:54 AM
Closed, thanks everyone who participated ; u ; <333

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Congrats, Ai-Lii ! :glomp:

I'm working on the last batch of my cutie icons. I understand that not everyone can afford these icons, so I decided to give one icon to random watcher for free :la:
I'll give away icon of this style
Bottle Miku FREE ICON by MiitsuneFionna FREE ICON by Miitsunealice: madness returns FREE icon by Miitsune
To enter you should just fave this journal!
Tomorrow at the same time I'll pick one winner with random. org ^^
Good luck! :iconmoesnuggleplz:

//Edit jesus CHRIST. SO MANY. IN LIKE..... WHAT. 12 HOURS? WAOW. But yea, its over, its closed, no more entries. I'll go through these slowly and smash them into one big pic!

ps. I will go around 'hiding comments' so do be shocked/ worried If I do to yours LOL. Does NOT Mean I drew it/ or didnt, just a way to keep track of all these entries! xD If Entries keep coming in....//throws a fit

//edited jesus christ, i see so many cool characters //dies and casually raises it to 200 

Yep, pretty much stole this from :iconkaji-senpai: :icontobylaughplz:


Just feel like working on chibi dogs, so decided to amke a list of them! 8DD Though its WHEN IM OPEN AND FEEL LIKE IT dont you dare rush me, I'll smack you first of all, then knock you out of the list. I dont know how long this will take xD


Chibi - 2 by NishipuChibi - 1 by Nishipu

Rules : 


Anchor Bullet by Andilizi make a journal or Poll about this, and post it in the comments with a ref 


Anchor Bullet by Andilizi So, dont rush me, no super complicated OCs, make s journal/poll , and its FREE so dont tell me how youd like it etc e-e

Anchor Bullet by Andilizi  ITS NOT FIRST COME FIRST SERVE

Anchor Bullet by Andilizi I will check if you made a journal/poll e-e is super tempted to write 'fool' to those who failed these super simple rules

Sorry if this seems super tight, rude.....wait, theres hella plenty rude shit in here. Its just people, people just............ugh, you guys know what Im talking about :iconmingplz:

I dont rant publicy very often but now I am putting my foot down.


Every week I have to deal with some stranger I havent talked to trying to use me for all the watchers that have come to my account. Let me just make one thing straight, this is not an account to feature, help spread stuff and all that, this is my gallery. IF that makes you mad or upset then go be friggin mad and upset I dont give a flappityhockeypuck. I dont care if you think I have an ego for not wanting to feature you, and help out. Jesus grow up there are hundreds of ways to feature yourself if you got of your lazy asses.

STOP ASKING ME. Stop trying to GUILT trip me by using your sick pets or sick family memebers. Dont come to me if all you care about is views.

What pisses me of the most is that 99% of the time I get asked some kind of version of this are from people who BARELY talk to me or have never talked to me at all.

yeah this is a big pet peeve of mine, so if you do not want to get on my bad side, dont do this please, no one likes to be used, I do a lot for my watchers and those who follow me, and I use many hours daily spent on this site.

If you are a close friend there is an exception, you can use me however you want :la: just sing it and ill do it. I dont mind being used by my lovebugs

This also brings me to another thing. Dont force friendship on me because you want free sheets. Go buy them !!11one
Forcing friendship is the most akward thing ever and will end in 100% unsucsessfull friendseets

Now if you are butthurt because I am strict for once, then good, time to learn that people arent cinderellas and princess rolemodels, they are people, with their own lives.

Yes believe me, people stop respecting me because I am strict, people even stop having me as an idol because I tell them to follow dA's rules xD I must be a real villian. omg I should have a costume! maybe Ill make a design contest for it. I already have a cat >8D

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EDIT: Winners for the raffle are

Male adopts: #42 by :iconhi-asl:
Female adopts: #164 by :icon7ry:

Prove image:

**The winners please note me to claim prize(s).


Ok, I'm really pissed off for people who keep on replying the entry under the journal instead of in the respective comments.
I guess you DONT READ the "How To Join" rules.
So I'm closing the raffles NOW!

Hi guys~ c: It's raffle time again~ ^-^/
To celebrate my 50k pv and 2k watchers. ^3^
Thank you, thank you, thank you for your continuous support.

Left: Male | Right: Female

How to join:
1)Fave this journal. I'll use the fave list to pick out the winners.
2)Write one of this three words, in the comment section.
Please write the one that you prefer the most.

"Human" or "Kemonomimi" or "Both".

3)Place you reply under respective comments.

1)Please join like you really want to win the adopts.
2)You can join for both, but can only win one.

3)Do not resell the adopts. However you can make it as gift.

Raflle will continue for 1 week. NOW.
The winner will be chosen using

Winners will receive all 3 files (human, demon, kemonomimi).
*Unless if you ask for 1 or 2 files only.

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 Well, I want to apologize for the
 delay of the sketch commission/raffle,
 custom, adopt extras, collab and the
 personal projects. Some of you already
 know this, but I think it's better to let
 you know. Last few months I was hit by
 a fraud company that charges me with
 expensive bills. However, I'm now no
 longer having any business with the
 company so I take time to recover my
 financial problems. That's why I've
 been pumping out adopts like crazy.
 I need quick money. Still, there's a lot
 more problems but this is the major 
 one for now. And I'm happy you guys
 are so patiently wait for me. ;u;lll 
 And I'm sorry if some of you get
 irritated by me. u_u
 Anyhow, thank you~ <3
 I'll make it up slowly~ OTL

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We have open a new folder, Original Closed Species Journal ID
for the member to submit the journals or deviation that describes
the information about the original closed species adopts.


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:iconanimaiden:Prague by animaiden:

:iconkura-ou:Onisuu Summer 2013 Contest_Crow and Owl by kura-ou

:iconsolceress:Desiree - Sketchy bust , my OC by Solceress

:iconkavaro:Lester by Kavaro

:icondesire-destructions:Redesigned Kojima by Desire-Destructions

:iconaritsune-chan:Luffy by Aritsune-chan

:iconraeadopts:Turpis 01[CLOSED] by raeadopts

:iconlostynonam3:Morigan Quinn by LostyNoNam3

:icontricksters-adopts:Demon and Angel: Adoptable CLOSED by Tricksters-Adopts

:icondrawinggriffen:i pixeled myself (new id) by DrawingGriffen
Living Nightmare by NitroGoblin

:iconflaamez:Yumyum by Flaamez

:iconevilitachi:Kingdom Ookami by evilitachi

:iconn-ostalgic:The Queen's Guard Dog. by n-ostalgic

:icondiamondfusion:Myriam Portait by DiamondFusion

:iconlacrirosa:Don't you want one of your own? by Lacrirosa

:iconnatsubaki:Day 3 by natsubaki

:iconelyonblackstar:Arabian nights by ElyonBlackStar

:iconrainbow--ferret:Shatter Me by Rainbow--Ferret

:iconruellea:Sprite - Lynne by Ruellea

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Thu Aug 28, 2014, 6:56 PM

I love you fun people

xD I have had so much fun today holycows. Just felt like I had to say that.

I'M MY FAVORITE BOO by c1icheStick Icon by Lukia26STICKSUPPRT!!!!1111 by NekoNeko1331Turn Down for What by BooBerryMilkStick by Minupstick by ravencIawStick by AyinaiJust Stick Around by foxgirlKiraStick by AxacteyStick by JaffyFoxBehold the Fabulous Stick by snowF-productionsI Be So Fabulous by AyelaKoa22STEAK by MintRaverStick Fan art by CaptainKittehhLineless Pixel Gift for Griffsnuff by Miss-Bowtie