Welcome to part two of my updated blog roll! Last time, I shared all the blogs I follow by e-mail. Today I'm sharing all the blogs on Tumblr that I love, which I can't follow by email, so I just manually check them every couple of weeks. Here's the original, if you'd like to see it. Now for the updated version!
*News note: We at Ch1Con just announced a new speaker! Kaye M., aka @gildedspine on Twitter, and I AM SO EXCITED I CAN'T EVEN.*
Dating Tips from the Doctor and Friendship Tips from Sherlock
The Doctor from Doctor Who and Sherlock from BBC's Sherlock offer convoluted tips on the areas in which they seem to struggle most: dating and friendship.
Ruined Hipster Posts
In which various fandoms hijack Tumblr posts that were meant to be serious.
Funny Book Related Tumblrs
One-Star Book Reviews
Famous books and classic literature get some classy one-star reviews.
An agent shares the worst query letters they get. Sarcastic, sometimes horrifying, and full of pure gold.
Kindle Cover Disasters
Some of the worst covers from self-published Kindle books. Warning: some of these images have sexual content.
John Green's Tumblr
Because John Green.
Serious Book Related Tumblrs
Writing with Color and Diversity Cross-Check
Two great Tumblrs to help writers create appropriate diverse characters.
The Bookish Wardrobe
A fashion Tumblr that creates outfits for YA book characters and couples.
Fashion by the Book
Similar to the above, except outfits are based on the book covers, not the characters.
Other Fun Tumblrs
S*** My Students Write
College professors and other educators share some of the stupidest things their students have written.
Undergrad History Illustrated
Similar to the above, but focused on illustrating the stupid things students say, which are primarily taken from one professor's history classes.
Thanks for reading, and come back next time for a "taking stock" post! (Also, of course, feel free to recommend me some other Tumblrs.)
Images via 100scopenotes.com and shitmystudentswrite on Tumblr.
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