I wanted a seasonal avatar update and I feel like this one best captures the essence of my festive attitude at this time of year.
tired: Pride and Prejudice is a beautiful love story
wired: Pride and Prejudice is about two characters overcoming their flaws and improving as people.
inspired: Pride and Prejudice is a biting social comedy that makes fun of EVERYONE*.
Plant seeds, tend your flowers while they grow, and watch the seasons change over time. You can try to master the crossbreeding mechanic, discover how to grow all four Magic Flowers, or just relax with arranging your flowers.
The game is free with a pay-what-you-want option and is playable in your web browser, or with downloads for Windows, Mac and Linux.
tired: late night shitposting
wired: late night critical analysis of Disney movie stereotypes
"Alice's Restaurant" is a fantastic example of modern Homeric poetry. Check out how many times Guthrie repeats a phrase; that's a touchstone for the story that helps him keep track of where he is. The rhyming and repetition helps get the audience's attention back after a long stretch. Breaks in the music similarly catch the audience's attention.
isn't federating in a toot supposed to back-populate all the toots it was in a reply chain at the end of
In an earlier thread, I wrote briefly about trans people in medieval Europe, and discussed some of the main issues when studying the medieval history of trans people.
Today, if you'll indulge me, I want to spend some time discussing a single person in detail. I want to talk about the way she's been written about, and about her and what she can teach us about life as a trans person 600 years ago.
This is the story of Eleanor Rykener.
aw dang it looks like this is only for syncing to a mobile device with iOS
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First: Yes, please don't give money to the Salvatian Army. And there are lots of good, large, secular charities out there, like Doctors Without Borders.
But! If you want to donate to something more local and part of your community, your local Catholic parish almost definitely has a soup kitchen of some sort. They are often a vital support for the local homeless and food-insecure. They can ALWAYS use donations and often volunteers, especially around this time of year.
*looks at my email*
... I dunno about you, but titles of "The Future of [MMO title]" invariably make me think "this MMO is going to be shutting down", so... maybe FFXIV should've thought through this promo email better 😅
these sheep are excessively cute, i wish to meet them one day
My partner pointed out that the chorus of "Honey, I'm Good" sounds like TOOT TOOT AWOO-WOOOOO. He calls it the Mastodon song now and I can't unhear it, please suffer with me.
i always look at like
old super distinct slang and go "wow thats super weird i cant imagine that happening today"
and yet how we type is super distinctive in the same way
it juat doeant feel weird cause i'm here
All of the live tooting I have seen of the new Sabrina show has told me one thing about the show and one thing only.
They are in desperate need of a basic fact checker.
"Japan's cyber-security minister has 'never used a computer'"
TBH it sounds like he is way ahead of the curve on computer security
Would anyone be interested in helping beta-read my novel?
It's a queer-friendly sci-fi book, set on solarpunk future world. A young scientist invents cool stuff, makes friends, has adventures, and overcomes trauma to help his planet deal with a political crisis.
If you're interested DM me. Boosting this is welcome. Thx!
apparently the hip colour scheme for Christmas this year is Trans Flag
Hello, I'm open for commissions! I only have a few slots open for now. If interested, please DM me here or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org!
Info is here: http://www.furaffinity.net/journal/8453075/
If you don't have an FA:
Prices are $40 per character (max 2) + $20 for a background
Thank you for your consideration💙