by Homocynical (https://www.deviantart.com/homocynical) (18/07/2017)
I've been very critical of Steven Moffat's treatment of women over the course of his tenure as Doctor Who showrunner, being unimpressed with the objectification of Amy and Clara, the 11th Doctor's swaggering chauvanism and casual abuse of the women in his life without ever really being called out on it, and the 'creep' factor of all these little girls falling in love with the Doctor and building their whole lives and identities around him.
That said, I believe Moffat has tried to listen to criticism and improve, and to value his female characters as persons in their own right, even if sometimes he has stumbled a
So I basically just use DeviantArt to look at other people's awesome work and get sad and envious. The art I do submit is pretty much just stuff I can't be arsed finishing. I'm basically too embarrassed to submit anything I'm actually proud of.
Was given a copy of Ready Player One for Christmas, finished it today. Mostly pretty enjoyable but I don't think it deserves the rave reviews it gets. It's an oddball - though it's written in a YA, Harry Potter-esque prose style it's trying to appeal ...