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An ecphonesis (Greek: ἐκφώνησις) is an emotional, exclamatory phrase. This is just a blog.

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brilliances:

puddlejumpingchampion:

lutefisktacoandbeer:

funnywildlife:

cognitivedissonance:

clubpunk:

kittymudface:

It gets better—the guy is deaf, and he taught his cat the sign for “food.” So the cat’s not just saying “put that in my mouth,” it’s actually signing

Best thing I have ever seen I love cats so much omg

Your cute cat of the day

Blimey! Speechless!

Not only that, but if you notice at the beginning, the cat *gets the man’s attention* as any person who wanted to talk to a deaf/hoh individual would (well, and vice versa IME). I’ve done sign since I was 5, and generally, w/o eye contact initially, you wave a hand or lightly touch the arm (if that’s ok with the person you’re trying to converse with, of course). Generally, adult cats meow mostly to humans, but this cat has figured out that’s not going to work and has adapted. Animal companions! They are INCREDIBLE.

What a smart, sweet kitty!

this is the cutest thing ever omg

cats are awesome

brilliances:

puddlejumpingchampion:

lutefisktacoandbeer:

funnywildlife:

cognitivedissonance:

clubpunk:

kittymudface:

It gets better—the guy is deaf, and he taught his cat the sign for “food.” So the cat’s not just saying “put that in my mouth,” it’s actually signing

Best thing I have ever seen I love cats so much omg

Your cute cat of the day

Blimey! Speechless!

Not only that, but if you notice at the beginning, the cat *gets the man’s attention* as any person who wanted to talk to a deaf/hoh individual would (well, and vice versa IME). I’ve done sign since I was 5, and generally, w/o eye contact initially, you wave a hand or lightly touch the arm (if that’s ok with the person you’re trying to converse with, of course). 
Generally, adult cats meow mostly to humans, but this cat has figured out that’s not going to work and has adapted. Animal companions! They are INCREDIBLE.

What a smart, sweet kitty!

this is the cutest thing ever omg

cats are awesome

(Source: needsmoarcat, via littleanimalgifs)

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ragingtofu:

Commissions are open!
e-mail me at commissions@retroheart.com if you’d like something done.

I’m a very visual person so it was just easier to list the prices with a reference image instead of giving a description. That said if there’s a style I use or an idea you have that isn’t shownjust let me know and I’ll get you a price. Prices are more or less per character, but please contact me if you’d like multiple characters or groups done and I’ll work something out with you!

So, here’s how it goes down if you’d like something done:

  1. Have money ready. I love to draw but I’m also not a charity, and “exposure” doesn’t pay my rent. Know what you want and have the funds ready for it - it’s so simple! All prices are in USD and I currently use PayPal and am not particularly interested in any alternatives right now, so it’s that or bust.
  2. Contact me. Your best bet is to e-mail me your request at commissions@retroheart.net. You can also message me on Tumblr using that little envelope icon in the upper right (at least, I hope it’s there), or send me a message on DeviantART if you’re into that sort of thing.
  3. Have a description or references ready. Pretty self-explanatory, but hey, here we are. I can work off of either a description or reference images - but if you’re using a description, try to be as accurate as possible. If you want a specific pose or clothing or action or something of the like please let me know right off. If you change it partway through I still reserve the right to cancel the commission and refund you.
  4. Once everything’s ready, I’ll get you a sketch (unless it’s one of the badges at the top, those are really quick and generally don’t need a sketch). Once you’ve confirmed the sketch is good I’ll begin on the image proper.

You know the rest, be kind, patient, show some common human decency, etc. I don’t really have a list of do’s and don’t because they’re big and scary, but it’s safe to say that I won’t be drawing anything blatantly pornographic (I’m fine with nudity) nor will I be doing anything involving extreme violence.

Even if this isn’t your thing, taking a few seconds for signal boosting is always appreciated. Thanks for your support!

(Legalese: Prices, commission types, styles, and laws of time and space are subject to change at any time. I reserve the right to reject any commission request. Once a commission is started there are no refunds except in cases where I have canceled them, in which case I will refund you your money. I do like to try to work out a solution but if nothing else works, I’d rather part ways and be done with it.)

Edit History:
08/27/13  Commissions post created. Mood: Slightly terrified.

I <3 you.

Get some art from my buddy Rage. Draws the best boobs, guaranteed!

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mutedhowl:

Hello Internet, I am open for music commissions.
I’m depressed and don’t like where I work, but the only way to break the tether is by getting money so I can move around, moving on to bigger and better and music-related things. If you’re interested, check the cut.

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Got some spare cash you wanna spend on something? Get some original music composed for you by the talented Mr. Ecks c: