About Me

Names and Statistics

Name...Sarah, often called Tilly. Online known as Jack of None.
Height...very short.
AIM Screenname...TickTock Lass
Yahoo ID...Clockwork_Butler
Occupation...Classics student, occasional freelance editor, full-time dork

Currently Reading
   The Hostile Hospital by Lemony Snicket
   Thank You, Jeeves by P.G. Wodehouse

Favorite Things (In no particular order)

Authors...Publius Vergilius Maro
    P..G. Wodehouse
    Quintus Horatius Flaccus
    William Faulkner
    Gaius Valerius Catullus
    J.R.R. Tolkien
    Herman Melville
    Jules Verne
    China Mieville
    Susannah Clarke
    Neal Stephenson
    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    Dorothy Dunnett
    Cornelius Tacitus
    Neil Gaiman
    Mervyn Peake
    Phillip Pullman
    Lemony Snicket
    J.K Rowling
    T.S. Eliot
    Publius Ovidius Naso
    C.S. Lewis
    E.W. Hornung
    G.K. Chesterton
    Eleanor Updale
    William Gibson
    Rafael Sabatini
    H.G. Wells
    Robert Louis Stevenson

TV Shows
...Mystery Science Theater 3000
    Invader Zim
    House, MD
    Danger Mouse
    The Secret Adventures of Jules Verne
    The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy
    The Daily Show
    The Venture Brothers.

Anime...Princess Tutu
     Patapata no Hikousen Bouken
     Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water
     Last Exile
     Elfen Leid
     Yami no Matsuei
     Revolutionary Girl Utena
     Laputa: Castle in the Sky
     Boogiepop Phantom.

     Alan Moore's Swamp Thing
     Song of the Wind and Trees
     Lone Wolf and Cub
     Count Cain
     Boys Next Door
     Books of Magic
     League of Extraordinary Gentlemen
     Dork Tower

Video Games...Persona 2: Eternal Punishment
     Final Fantasy 6
     Final Fantasy 4
     Final Fantasy Tactics
     Chrono Trigger
     Ogre Battle: March of the Black Queen
     Okage: Shadow King
     Star Ocean: The Second Story
     Harvest Moon
     Vagrant Story
     Tales of Phantasia
     Katamari Damacy
     The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
     Super Smash Brothers Melee.

Role-Playing Games...Castle Falkenstein
     Mage: Sorcerers' Crusade
     7th Sea
     Space: 1889
     Changeling: The Dreaming

Other Things You Might Want to Know

— I love clocks and clockworks; archaic scientific theories and machines; dolls, puppets, and marionettes; pirates and swashbucklers, especially crossdressing female swashbucklers; unlikely monarchs and doomed idealists; Claudius, Hadrian, and Julian the Apostate; mice, rats, and all sorts of vermin.
— I make jewelry out of wire, beads, and computer parts. I also sew, mainly costumes.
— I do a lot of gaming. I'm a complete geek.
— My personal heroes are Phileas Fogg and Psmith. I try to be a gentleman in all respects.
— I'm a bit of a dandy and I love clothes, especially Victorian-styled ones and cyberpunk-ish things. I like stripes, black and white, velvet, hats, and loud stockings.
— I am often found at DesperateFans as Phileas Fogg, Conseil, Psmith, Drosselmeyer, Lemony Snicket, Jeeves, and Bunny Maunders. Also, I'm Quintus Horatius Flaccus (Horace) at Dead Men Talking.
— If I were an animal, I would be a rat or a mouse. And here are my two rats:

Vergil, and