Dorothy Nguyen

Dorothy Nguyen is a junior double majoring in English and Media. When she isn’t involved as a team leader for Books & Beyond, she spends most of her time drawing, writing, ranting about books, frying sweet potatoes, and fumbling around with a yoyo. Her only weaknesses are dumb cat pictures and the weight of her own mortality always bearing down on her.



Projects by Dorothy Nguyen

Seams Like Magic

The audience hushes, the curtains swish back, and in the sparkling glow of the spotlight, the actors are resplendent.

Every detail, from the shine of their shoes and the fall of their clothes, is without blemish. The actors move with ease across the stage, with their clothes—whether ridiculous or haunting or prim—hugging them like a second skin. There is nothing cheap or kitschy about their appearances. The characters seem truly alive in this moment.

Yet without the tireless efforts of people like Scott Jones, none of this would be true.

 


Goodbye, Fangst

Transylvanian or not, you hail from a long line of vampires. You’ve been stalking prey for as long as you could gnaw on your fingers. Cloak on, fangs out, you’ve terrorized the streets in your mad quest for the tastiest blood and the finest whines.

Except, one night you realize something’s wrong.

Your fangs are gone.

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Seams Like Magic

The audience hushes, the curtains swish back, and in the sparkling glow of the spotlight, the actors are resplendent.

Every detail, from the shine of their shoes and the fall of their clothes, is without blemish. The actors move with ease across the stage, with their clothes—whether ridiculous or haunting or prim—hugging them like a second skin. There is nothing cheap or kitschy about their appearances. The characters seem truly alive in this moment.

Yet without the tireless efforts of people like Scott Jones, none of this would be true. Continue reading Seams Like Magic