This is possibly the best thing ever. I’m so glad this fic exists for obvious reasons. Love the banter and snark and Bucky being observant and giving a damn. Also love that small note on Tony’s robots with feelings and just ugh, everything
Avengerkink meme prompt for Bucky helping someone out because he can see their issues and knows them because he’s been/still is there.
shoutout to all the other ex-gifted & talented/honor student/straight a/senior editor/star student/99th percentile/once-creative burn-outs who have, since high school, realized they are truly miniscule fish in a giant, endless ocean, criticized themselves to the point of creative paralysis, and participated in so much self-sabotage they no longer see the point of doing anything at all because they’re just going to ruin it for themselves anyway
this one’s for you