Ate a burrito immediately upon landing in SF. It's been forever since I had a decent burrito. I am pleased.
Goodness, this interview with Daniel Mallory Ortberg is giving me all the "yep, me too" gender feels.
It occurs to me that it's the second year in a row that Montreal has had a pi day snowstorm.
Who the heck called it "testosterone" and not "eau de bro"?
basically, a friend went to a bbq joint for lunch on monday, and long story short, my phone ended up suggesting "Solutions" as the word to go after "Gender," cuz of course gender is going to get involved in any discussion between two trans people, so i went with it, and ve responded with...
so guess what i worked on tonight
that's about all i can say about that
PSA: stop automatically lumping nonbinary people in with women. We understand that you're trying to be inclusive by acknowledging that we exist, and that's cool, but treating us as just a subcategory of women is thoughtless and lazy.
I just wanted to say that I'm still very much in love with this blobby cat emoji, who makes everything better
Being in my thirties has, in one sense, brought stronger self-acceptance, but with that comes a shrinking of my perceived possibility space.
Like, I have a better handle on what my strengths and weaknesses are, but I also miss believing, for instance, that I could one day run my own successful game company, you know?
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As a rule, I try not to reshare stuff on social media that's just a screencap off of another social media site (e.g. tweets on tumblr, tumblr posts on facebook), especially if a) the original author isn't attributed, or b) a transcription of the screencapped text isn't included.
I know I shouldn't get as annoyed by this practice as I am, but ugh.
Content isn't "free" when there are ads. The longer I work in advertising, the more this idea that content w/ads is "Free" bothers me. It's not free at all. You're paying for it with your time and attention to sponsored content, and how that content then drives you to take actions. It's not "free."
The fifth annual Gender Census is now open until 1st March 2018!
It's for anyone whose genders (or lack thereof) aren't described by the M/F binary. It's pretty short and easy, and the results are useful in academia, business, and self-advocacy.
Is your child texting about plums in the icebox? Know the signs.
LOL - Letter of lament
GTFO - Got the fridge open
NP - Nice plums
IDC - Icebox deliciously cold
BTW - Breakfast totally wrecked
WCW - William Carlos Williams
I wrote a blog post about the new game I'm just starting to work on, and how my game ideas in general start from either content or form: http://squinky.me/2018/01/30/designing-from-form-vs-content/
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