@ArtistMarciaX @marxxndotphoenix Also not quite on point because Black people's anger as a response to racism and fictional portrayals of Black people's anger tend to be discussed separately, but this Audre Lorde presentation from 1981 on anger as a response to racism is worth it in itself (and would be an excellent resource for creating and critiquing fictional portrayals). https://www.blackpast.org/african-american-history/speeches-african-american-history/1981-audre-lorde-uses-anger-women-responding-racism/
YOUR ASSHOLE DAD’S CASTLE IS BACK AGAIN
covid adjacent, still trying to find a good time to go for a walk
Heading out at sunset struck a good balance between “not many people around” and “actually nice”, but I ended up in a posh bit that took clapping for the NHS very seriously. Probably m because they all had big front gardens and could use it as a chance to socialise. With everyone standing at their front gate the only place to walk at a safe distance was down the middle of the road, like an awkward one-woman parade.
And instance mutes. Instance mutes are important too.
It’s not quite true Mastodon made me trans - wanting to be someone else online was a big part of why I moved from twitter - but acceptance and support from the communities here has been so important to me.
And a snippet of the evening chorus from the wooded part of Wandsworth Common.
Measuring the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on trans health & trans health care
'humans are not the virus', article
This was a good read. Sometimes in my occasional misanthropy and inability to escape my colonized worldview, I lean a little bit too far into asteroid 2020 territory.
now that I am apparently a swedish resident til who knows when, I am in a new complicated situation: MEDS
I brought enough for my month trip, but now we are at 5+ weeks and I am about to run out of hormones SOON.
apparently sweden doesn't allow import of medicines by mail for personal use. hmm. what to do ...
any advice appreciated!
Older. Trans. She/her.
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