has reached the end-of-life and is now read-only. Please see the EOL announcement for details

i've stumbled upon a goldmine of ancient screenshots and honestly, i forgot 2012 looked like this

public (re) post to allow

i am designating this as my personal/mostly private fediverse account

i might scroll the local timeline here sometimes! i might also follow you from this! if you would like to chat - feel free to message me, but i probably won't accept your follow request until we've at least exchanged some real human words.

if you're shy and don't want to talk my account over on lurk is public (focused on , , and , recently some + raspberry pi stuff too)

or if you don't like /words/ then i have a account over at which is also public

((the reason there are some random public toots on here from 2018 is because i tried to migrate over before but it didn't stick. i deleted my instagram account and all my birdsite posts this time, so i think we're in for real))

*Keeps sighing*
*Deflates like a balloon*
*Slips into the second dimension, still sighing*

please tell me all of the bad things adam savage has done so i can have less of a crush on him

i was waiting at the bus stop. not for a bus, but for enough time to pass that i wasn’t unbearably early. a man waited with me, wearing a quite distinctive floor length plaid dress. my heart told me it had been enough time, so i started walking. as i passed the next bus stop, the man i had been waiting with stepped off

“To help some of the newcomers make connections: name 5-8 things that interest you but aren't in your profile, as tags so they are searchable. Then boost this post or repeat its instructions so others know to do the same."

when you enter a new space it takes a second to orient yourself and work out how it operates/how it flourishes/what’s safe/what’s expected and the signifiers i’m getting from this are almost uncanny valley esque. so similar to what has come before yet so so distinct


the mastodon instance at is retired

see the end-of-life plan for details: