Shannon

The Basics

Name

Shannon

About Me

Location

Los Angeles, CA

About Me

Goofy comic book editor living in sunny Los Angeles. I adore fabulous evenings with fabulous friends, indie comics, old Hollywood dames, embarrassing pop culture of all kinds and luscious dumplings. BE MY FRIEND.

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Lesbian

Website/Blog/Tumblr

http://shanito.tumblr.com

Looking For

Queer Friends in my Area

Relationship Status

In a Relationship

What I Like

Favorite Books

Assassination Vacation, The Commitment, The Symposium, Sex Drugs and Cocoa Puffs, Harry Freakin’ Potter, Blankets, Bone, Blue Monday, The Once and Future King, Jurassic Park, Hopeless Savages

Favorite Queer Books

Strangers in Paradise, Potential, Fun Home

Favorite Movies

The Little Mermaid, Amelie, Clueless, classic Hollywood musicals (especially anything featuring Julie Andrews), animated Disney features, Josie and the Pussycats, The Incredibles (and anything Pixar’s made BECAUSE I’M HUMAN and a huge animation geek), Princess Mononoke (Studio Ghibi…same deal as Pixar), shitty teen movies (especially those made between 1994-2003)

Favorite TV Shows

Pushing Daisies, Daria, 30 Rock, iCarly, Skins Gen. 2, Alias, Parks and Recreation

Favorite Music

+ Moonpools and Caterpillars
+ Late 90s/early 00s pop-rock of a pop-punk/soulful alternative persuasion
+ Old-school Alanis
+ Anything with a banjo/harmonica/fiddle and an attitude
+ Those motherfucking Goo Goo Dolls
+ Gals singing anything raw/gorgeous/badass
+ Hollywood musical soundtracks
+ That shit your starry-eyed/too-innocent 13-year-old cousin plays when she daydreams in her room.
+ Something Corporate…especially the 9-minute piano-rock masterpiece that is “Konstantine”
+ That one song Rogue Wave sings about the eyes
+ Third Eye Blind when it gets LOUD
+ Jimmy Eat World…especially “Kill”

Favorite Sandwich

The Godmother from Bay Cities Deli in Santa Monica

Favorite Thing on Autostraddle.com

FEELINGS.

Favorite Writers

Sarah Vowell, David Sedaris, Sappho, Virginia Woolf, ee cummings, JK Rowling, Lucy Knisley, Jeff Smith, Chynna Clugston, Terry Moore, Craig Thompson