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Quinn germinated in Houston, sprouted at Smith College, and has come to fully bloom in Seattle. She loves old books, old typewriters, old cameras, and old men.

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  • Tales of the Jazz Age - F. Scott Fitzgerald (finished)
  • Mexican Gothic - Silvia Moreno-Garcia
  • BSC #25: Mary Anne and the Search for Tigger - Ann M. Martin
  • BSC #26: Claudia and the Sad Goodbye - Ann M. Martin
  • Song of Achilles - Madeline Miller
  • BSC #27: Jessie and the Superbrat - Ann M. Martin
  • The Devil in the White City - Erik Larson
  • Dr. Strangelove - Peter George
  • The Blue Castle - L.M. Montgomery
  • The Crooked Path: An Introduction to Traditional Witchcraft - Kelden
  • BSC #28: Welcome Back, Stacey! - Ann M. Martin
  • Love Sick: One Woman's Journey Through Sexual Addiction - Sue William Silverman
  • Now Is Not the Time to Panic - Kevin Wils...
jan 7 2023 ∞
feb 3 2023 +
  • Love myself
  • Treat the world as being full of endless and amazing possibilities
  • Learn ways to feel better that aren't destructive
  • Stay on my meds
  • Stay in touch with my Higher Powers
  • Be less enraged at instances of stupidity
  • Be more responsible with money
  • Stick to a schedule
  • Be more social
  • Learn to play accordion
  • Learn to sew
  • Learn to knit
  • Learn tarot
  • Learn to draw
  • Go on an Adventure every Friday
  • Cook a real meal once a week
  • Submit to literary magazines
  • Read at open mics
aug 8 2014 ∞
jan 5 2015 +
  • Abbey
  • Abigail
  • Alistair
  • Alphonso
  • Ambrose
  • Andromache
  • Aria
  • Ariel
  • Aristides
  • Astrid
  • Athena
  • Atreyu
  • Atticus
  • Augustus
  • Aurora
  • Austin
  • Autumn
  • Basil
  • Benjamin
  • Benno
  • Cassandra
mar 5 2009 ∞
sep 4 2022 +
  • Writing a song
  • Writing a play
  • Sending writing to a literary agent
  • Hosting a dinner party
  • Baking a cake from scratch
  • Cooking a big holiday meal
  • Performing sketch comedy
  • Performing stand-up comedy
  • Having a baby
  • Visiting Australia
  • Visiting South America
  • Visiting Asia
  • Visiting Africa
  • Owning a rabbit
  • Raising a showdog
  • Living in Europe
  • Being married
  • Being in the Peace Corps
  • Owning a bookstore
  • Making out with a girl
  • Having a threesome
mar 2 2009 ∞
mar 2 2009 +
  • Accordion-related stuff
  • Books
  • Bookmarks
  • Brooklyn-related stuff
  • Buttons
  • Cameras
  • Converse All-Stars
  • Fortune cookie fortunes
  • Jones Soda labels and caps
  • Keychains
  • Mugs
  • Pencils
  • Postcards
  • Pressed pennies
  • Rainbows
  • Stamps
  • Texas-related stuff
  • They Might Be Giants memorabilia
  • Typewriters
  • Unicorns
  • Vintage stuff
aug 12 2014 ∞
aug 27 2020 +
  • The 88 (opening)
  • The Angry Brians
  • Apples in Stereo (x2)
  • Aqueduct (opening x2)
  • Atari Teenage Riot
  • Jon Auer (opening)
  • Bad Saint (opening)
  • Band of Annuals (opening)
  • Barenaked Ladies (x3)
  • David Bazan
  • Tony Bennett
  • Big Brother and the Holding Company
  • Andrew Bird
  • Bishop Allen
  • Black Mountain
  • Bleu (opening)
  • BOAT (x2, opening x2)
  • David Bowie
  • Charles Bradley
  • The Breeders
  • Campfire OK (opening)
aug 12 2009 ∞
jan 3 2023 +
  • Accordion - Sidney
  • Cactus (Saguaro) - John Linnell's Personality
  • Cactus - Conant
  • Camera (Pentax K1000) - Gatsby
  • Camera (Lumix) - Zelda
  • Camera (Polaroid 600) - Autumn
  • Camera (Polaroid 300) - Milo
  • Camera (Holga) - Petula
  • Camera (Diana Baby) - Gretel
  • Camera (Diana) - Marigold
  • Camera (Action Sampler) - Zeke
  • Camera (Sprocket Rocket) - Lorelei
  • Camera (Brownie Hawkeye) - Scout
  • Camera (Fisheye Baby) - Mortimer
  • Camera (Nikon J3) - Sylvia
  • Camera (Instamatic 400) - Felix
  • Camera (Argus C4) - Austin
  • Camera (Pop Cam) - Linus
  • Camera (Pinhole) - Shelley
  • Camera (FED 2) - Anastasia
jul 8 2012 ∞
jun 17 2021 +
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  • John Linnell
  • My family
  • My silly little kitty, Ariel
  • My 2 bassets and dachshund back at my mom's
  • Living in Seattle
  • Getting on a creative jag where I can write and write for hours
  • Reading something good
  • Good coffee
  • Having books everywhere
  • Feeling all energized and peaceful simultaneously after doing a ritual (Wicca)
  • Finding random awesome things at thrift stores
  • Going to a diner or IHOP or Denny's with people in the middle of the night and talking and talking and talking over pots of coffee for hours
  • Converse All-Stars
  • Seeing a band I love live
oct 20 2009 ∞
apr 6 2010 +
  • Abner
  • Agatha
  • Agnes
  • Ale
  • Alfred
  • Aloysius
  • Archibald
  • Arnold
  • Bertha
  • Biff
  • Bocephalus
  • Boris
  • Brenda
  • Candy
  • Chip
  • Chuck
  • Deedee
  • Detlef
  • Donald
  • Doris
  • Doug
mar 6 2009 ∞
feb 24 2021 +
  • Cinnamon
  • Vanilla
  • Fresh coffee
  • Lavender
  • Honeysuckle
  • Peppermint
  • The lobbies of certain buildings
  • Old books
  • Shirts that my boyfriend has worn
  • Watermelon
  • Cherry
  • Strawberry
  • Lemon
  • Apple
  • Fresh-baked cookie
  • Snow
  • Iced tea
  • Freshly-sharpened pencils
  • Scented markers
  • Pineapple
  • Cantaloupe
mar 2 2009 ∞
aug 6 2019 +
  • Oliver!
  • The Mummy
  • Wayne's World
  • Dr. Strangelove
  • Love Story
  • Jailhouse Rock
jan 7 2023 ∞
feb 6 2023 +
  • Yogurt
  • Cream cheese
  • Ranch dressing
  • Gumbo
  • Pasta sauce
  • Cake frosting
  • Broccoli
  • Vegetable cream cheese
  • Caramel apples
  • Iced tea
  • Jalapeno ranch dip
  • Jalapeno cheese dip
  • Jalapeno cream cheese
  • Pizza crusts
  • Pocky
  • Astronaut ice cream
  • Velveeta
  • Hash browns
jan 30 2013 ∞
feb 13 2017 +
  • Jon Auer
  • Craig Biggio
  • A. Whitney Brown
  • Laura Cantrell
  • Jonathan Coulton
  • David Cross
  • Mike Doughty
  • Clyde Drexler
  • The Edge
  • Gordon Gano
  • Ira Glass
  • Robin Goldwasser
  • John Hodgman
  • The Kids in the Hall (all members)
  • Craig Kilborn
  • Damian Kulash
  • W.S. Merwin
  • Sean Nelson
  • David Hyde Pierce
  • Kay Redfield Jamison
  • Adrienne Rich
jul 8 2012 ∞
mar 16 2017 +
  • aficionado
  • antebellum
  • antediluvian
  • atrocious
  • audacious
  • avuncular
  • balm
  • bayou
  • behoove
  • benevolent
  • bourgeois
  • caboodle
  • calypso
  • canoodle
  • cantankerous
  • capricious
  • chimera
  • chutzpah
  • confuzzle
  • contemporaneous
  • contrecoup
mar 5 2009 ∞
jul 21 2022 +