♥ I wasn’t in Japan in the springtime, so I never got to see sakura season firsthand, but hello sandwich’s photos of the Nakameguro and Daizawa Nature Walk sakura are simply breathtaking!
♥ The Real Life Inspiration Behind Some of the Best Comic Book Villains – who knew you could create a mastermind villain by eating an ice cream sundae!
♥ 26 Types of English Majors (I was quite a few of these at various stages in my college career)
♥ Twenty-something list posts rule the web right now, and while most are subjective and whimsically condense life into a series of bullet points, Jess’s personal list of 25 lessons she’s learned on her journey to 25 is touching, and really resonates in a genuine way
♥ The easiest, most oddly effective content you can create
♥ If you loved Captain America: The Winter Soldier too, or are looking for an entry point into the comics, check out Like this/Read that – Captain America: The Winter Soldier edition
♥ How poetry can help your fiction
♥ There are plenty of goal-setting strategies out there, but how about the 9 Stages of Goal Setting?
♥ Paying off $80K of student loans on a $30K salary. Please grant me this diligence.
♥ April Fool’s may be past, but these 10 of Fiction’s Finest Tricksters are still probably working mischief.
♥ There are plenty of controversies, contentions, and opinions about YA, what makes it popular, and it’s literary (and cultural) merit these days. Here’s Michelle Dean on YA: A Response
♥ Sir Patrick Stewart and Sir Ian McKellan are BFFs and took amazing photos together in NYC. Can I please be your best friend too?
What fun links have you found this week?