From Love is Not Enough | by Frances Gregory
I am not
will never be
have never been
I love you
but my fist is a muscle
the size of my heart
and both beat strong
while neither can yield harm.
My stories are mine,
laced and woven into
and I have enough tears now
to water your garden
#tfw your flight lands, you turn off airplane mode, and there are no missed notifications
It is a weird time to have just separated from a serious long-term relationship and feel like the world is ending...because it actually is
UN Panel on Climate Change Says We're Fucked | via the Stranger
"Time to take up smoking, everyone! The planet is going to shit so fast, drought will probably get to you before the cancer does."
Thought of an old toot after listening to this #podcast:
"Millennials are one of the largest living generations, and they are not kids anymore. The oldest #millennials are now 37, and they are making their mark on the workplace, politics, and America’s public opinion landscape."
Amateur: A True Story About What Makes a Man | by Thomas Page McBee
Just finished this and cannot recommend more
In this book, the author, a trans man, examines "becoming a man" and "masculinity" in a mindful, observant, and intentional way that cis men never do (because they are dumb teenagers when they absorb these concepts, and then almost never revisit them after becoming adults)
Overlooked No More: Voltairine de Cleyre, America’s ‘Greatest Woman Anarchist’ | via the New York Times
hey #askMasto: does anyone know of that app/website that was sort of like a kickstarter-type pledge thing for coordinated twitter campaigns?
You set a threshold for people to boost an issue and once the threshold was tripped it started the campaign
I feel like i have seen macc nyc or IGD use it before, but cant find any reference to it on their twitters
Something about “shout” maybe? Or storm?
a private mastadon instance to experiment with