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Gilbert Smith
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"he's green, half of me is metal, and she's from space. you fit in just fine." #crochet #Project2016 #cyborg 
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😅😅😅 oh jeez haha
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J'onny be good #👽 #crochet #Project2016 
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Martian Manhunter! ❤
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My brother is going love this photo!
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i'm so happy, you guys.

Brandon and I traveled to a different state in order to get married at the start of 2014. my name was changed in the process, but only federally. when we returned, i was able to get a new S.Security Card, but as same-sex marriage was still illegal in Texas, i wasn't able to update my driver's license. so i had two names for a while. and let me tell you, it definitely makes awkward situations.

"which name do i use? state-name? or federal-name?"

"whatever's on your driver's license and your insurance information."

"they don't match."

"um... let's go with insurance."

we had a magnificent time in Minneapolis thanks to Greg and Brent ( http://snugglyoafs.blogspot.com/2014/01/together-part-2-minneapolis.html ), but when we got back to Texas, that was it. we didn't have a wedding party or anything, 'cause we'd been so far away from all our other friends and family.

i'm so happy that my driver's license will reflect my real name.

i'm so happy that no one will have to leave their home in order to marry the person they love.

and above all, i'm so happy for all those kids, those students, those people who may have felt like they didn't belong, who have felt fear or uncertainty because they're different or because their family is different. the world isn't perfect and some will still not understand it. not everyone will love it. but today, history was made, and when anyone feels sad or alone, i want them to see this. see how happy so many of us are today. see how this mass feeling of elation filled the spaces between us and everyone across the spectrum of love smiled and cried and knew that we were moving in the right direction.

i love you all <3 #LoveWins 
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Yay congrats!
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whooooooosh <3
⛅☔️⚡️ #crochet #Project2016 
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(¬‿¬) smartass <3
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well i missed my chance yesterday and i don't want to wait until next week's #wolverinewednesday 'cause this is both cute and funny.

enjoy and have a good one! <3
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Wolverine wants a hug X3
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⚡️♪ FLASH! aaaaaaah ♪ ⚡️ #crochet #Project2016 
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*bows deeply*

thanks so much!

save for one, i think i've finished all of the most complicated ones, design-wise.

i'm nervous about how cool i can make my current work in progress...

*whispers*

it's Cyborg
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♪ Wonder Womeeeeen ♪ #crochet #Project2016
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Alright!
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"Hey bro. did the sound wake you up? were you freaked out?" #earthbound
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Mayhap, he was thinking that but I have a feeling he liked the attention regardless.
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BAMF! 💥 #Xmen #crochet #Project2016 
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Of course! 😉
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you guuuuuuuys!

SO, a good friend of mine is getting married next year and he's asked me to crochet all the centerpieces.  each piece is gonna be comic-themed!  i've finished a few and...sort of, maybe...didn't think of posting any of it here.  in a comic book community. herpderp.

there's a long list and it includes some characters i've never heard of, so when i get around to making those, you guys will have to fill me in.

here's what i've finished so far <3 #Project2016  
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+Marcus Staff  <3 <3 :D
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Library Assistant II
Employment
  • City of Fort Worth - Central Library
    Library Assistant II, 2012 - present
  • City of Fort Worth - Central Library
    Customer Service Rep I, 2010 - 2012
  • Red Lobster
    Server, 2010
  • Kennesaw State University
    Student Assistant, 2010
  • Lewisville Public Library
    Library Assistant II, 2008 - 2009
  • City of Fort Worth - Central Library
    Customer Service Rep II, 2006 - 2007
  • J.C. Penney
    Customer Service Associate, 2005 - 2006
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Currently
Fort Worth, Texas
Previously
Marietta, Georgia - Lewisville, Texas - Arlington, Texas - Silver City, New Mexico - El Paso, Texas
Story
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nerd, gamer, opinionated philosopher, and good friend
Introduction
life is about finding and creating individual meaning, separate from that which has otherwise been instilled by others.  we should strive to be happy - we're all gonna die, anyway. :)
Education
  • University of North Texas
    Sociology Major, Philosophy Minor, 2011
  • Kennesaw State University
    2009 - 2010
  • University of North Texas
    2008
  • Texas Tech University
    2007
  • University of Texas at Arlington
    2006 - 2007
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Birthday
October 15
Relationship
In a domestic partnership
Other names
Gilbert Hernandez Jr
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