Jadedisland

Magical Girl


Battle Mage - Magical Girl

Inspired by my love of Anime Magical Girls, this facet of my writing and style represents my Kawaii (Japanese for “Cute”) lifestyle. I admire Ultra Femme aesthetics, the color pink, and magic. From Sailor Moon to Sanrio this part of me is 100% invested in being Kawaii and Fierce.

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Pink Energy: Negativity in Kawaii Spaces

Online communities are not perfect, and I accept that I’m not a perfect person. This is one aspect of interacting in online spaces that allows me to confront negativity and well keep myself accountable and honest. At the end of the day there are mean people who don’t know what you’re going through or can have the decency to respect that you are a human being with feelings, a life, and a story they don’t engage with outside of social media

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Pink Energy: Black Femme vs Magical Girl

Existing in alternative communities is without a doubt a choice, asking us to sacrifice our confidence, our hope, and our love of life for it because of our race, our sexuality, and our body image is cruel. It’s the type of cruelty, that isn’t aesthetic or cute.

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Kawaii City: Jfashion Blogging on ya Block

Allow me to take some time and introduce you to some Jfashion bloggers/writers who also live on this fashionable block. I like to think of them as my kawaii neighbors. These beautiful souls are kawaii entrepreneurs, designers, artists, advocates, and more!

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Pink Energy: Magical Girl Aesthetic

I like Sailor Moon and yes I love these magical girl spins into a whole new outfit. That's powerful transformation, and that's freaking magical, and I love that. I just don't trust how we perceive magical girls despite how complex their stories can be. There's a performative nature to what it means to be a magical girl that reminds me that there is more to life than being cute. There is substance, there is a struggle, there is trial, power, and ambition.

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