What are all your pronouns?

mod crow- @corvidcraft uses xe/xir 

mod unnameable- @unnameablethings uses xe/xir

mod sam- @smug-albatross uses they/them

mod echo- @skeletalecho uses they/them or he/him

mod alpha- @from-ashes-they-rise uses she/her or they/them

While we’re on the subject, could you do a run through on some of the gender neutral/non binary/gender queer phrasings? Since ya’ll are so considerate in making prompts, would you mind being an educator on the topic of gender neutral phrasing? Sometimes IDK exactly how to say things in a gender neutral way/don’t know the right words to use, and it’s something we all should learn given the chance and right teacher. Mind giving a little lecture? I’d never seen words like “xir” until your blog

IT’S COMING! soon!!!

i’ve been planning a gender neutral words/phrasing list since like, May

but i’m currently working 40 hrs a week and haven’t had the energy 😦

hey, i know you guys have spoken about it before, so much so that its a tired topic, but i can’t seem to find it – is the use of pronouns like ‘xir’, ‘eir’, etc., instead of using ‘they’ a preferential thing? i guess i’m wondering: is it just something you like to do or does it enhance a narrative when you employ a pronoun as seemingly limitless as the ones you do? could you possibly link me to where you’ve already gone over this stuff, please? (i love you; thank you🌹)

hey! no problem! i’ve got a thing written about it here

in short: it’s partially preference, partially because it’s easier to have multiple gender neutral characters to a prompt if u can use different pronouns, partially because these writing prompts probably will be used for she/he using characters, and ‘xe’ or the like pronouns use the same sentence structure (xe/he is vs they are)

(also neopronouns are bitchin’, and a couple of the mods use them irl so why not use them here)

i am not… good at webpages, so we don’t have a permanent link up to that article on the tumblr blog yet, so there’s no problem with asking for it if you’re polite ❤

i don’t think they were commenting on the quality of the prompt, rather, they were just being an asshole about the pronouns used. not that it really matters, it was still an uncalled for comment, but just to let you know.

oh yeah 🙂 we know

people don’t like gender neutral phrasing ‘cause it’s ~hard to understand~

see: i don’t know how to relate to this without forcing it into a binary!! look, we’re talking about fashion, but the character involved might not be a woman

here on corvidprompts we’re a trans loving blog an nb loving blog a gender nonconforming gender queer gender fuck loving blog. we’ll always be queer run and chock full of queer content 

sometimes people are rude about it. sometimes we’re a little bit rude back

i love your prompts, especially those of succubus and angel/s. i have writer’s block but i have been able to write well thanks to them. thank you, your work is very good!

i can’t wait to get back to the angel/succubus prompts…

SEPTEMBER

I WILL RETURN

I searched through the blog but couldn’t find it, so I want to ask, how do you become a mod here? Do you need like… Mods? Idk

we always need mods

nah but excuse the humour i (mod crow) do fine running this blog 95% alone when im not fucking working

my job is super spoons eating excuse me

as for how i recruit mods… i do it in the cprompts writing discord, because i know all the regulars really well and can judge if theyre a good fit

when i need mods i go HEY WHO WANTS TO BE A MOD and then i pick out of the poor, unprepared fools who volunteer

kinda curious but, where are the other prompt writer??, not that i don’t like sam, i like sam, sam you’re cool and i like you and your prompts, but i’m curious as to where everybody else went???

hi this is mod crow (aka, og creator and Big Mod In Charge!)

i’m working 40 hours a week rn and i have a Serious Liver Disease and Other Health Problems so i’m not really going to be around until spetember

mod alpha also has health problems so they’ll be dipping in and out

unfortunately, this blog is run by Stressed Twenty Somethings, two of which have legitimate ‘this can and will kill you’ level health concerns so we kind of. disappear. sometimes

we’re talking about bringing another temp mod in for more cover because D:!! running this blog is important to me and mod sam shouldn’t be doing it alone for long stretches.

we’re working on it! pls have patience

what’s up its crow! hi 😀

as u can probably tell given ive uploaded one (1) prompt in the past two weeks and none on wordpress, working full time is very tiring

i still have time for some creative endeavors but blogrunning in particular is very hard for me :(!

that said i’ve kept up with my art a little better (as u know if u’ve been following me on twitter) and i’m planning on doing more pokemon art prompts over the next little while! you can send in some requests if you’d like. I’m also going to be trying to learn art nouveau so some of them might get a lil fancy!

i do have a ko fi if you want to donate with your request but it’s not required! please only donate if you are both financially stable and prefer to pay for a service

tldr: pokemon art prompts! feel free to ask for your buddy!

IT’S PRIDE!!

😀

happy pride my buddies! corvidprompts is run by a bunch of queers and we’re here to fucking party all june

this is a aro/ace run blog, this is a trans/nb run blog this is a blog run by neopronoun users, this is a blog made by and for queer creators who aren’t particularly interested in being politely heterosexual

we love you all, from our cishet allies, to our siblings in niche identities, to those who are here just for writing and want me to shut up now pls, those who maybe don’t agree with everything i’m writing here but are down to hang out. We love you, questioning writer, and the adults on here who’ve known who they are for years.

We love you. Happy pride!