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8h
5

I’m so sorry. Sending you lots of love. 

8h
3

I’m sorry. That sounds awful. 

8h
2

Now is definitely a time to be kind to yourself about not being able to do things. We all need to take care of ourselves, and sometimes that means letting things fall by the wayside. Read more

8h
8

A friend and I were just talking about this. We were lamenting our Walkmen, which lasted forever. Now you have a shitty phone that needs to be replaced ever 2 years. 

11h
14

That all sounds like a pretty logical response, honestly—both the wanting to consider your options for getting the fuck out and being unsure. It feels extreme but also it would be so much worse to be stuck here, knowing you could have gotten out, if things really do go completely to shit. Read more

11h
10

It feels like we’re all probably going to be balancing those two impulses for the foreseeable future.

11h
15

This is a stupid unrelated story, but I was like 7 when the USSR broke up and in gym class I was selected to be team captain in a game I didn’t know how to play (new school) because I was the only one who knew the answer to the question “What is the capital of the USSR?” was “There is no USSR anymore.” Read more

11h
14

I always have that one handy.

Sep 18
1

Seriously! Everybody needs to be cutting everybody else some slack on this.  Read more

Sep 18
1

What a great text to read. That will definitely have me checking myself when my instinct (like right now) is despair. 

Sep 18
1

Luckily his background was also a bookshelf, so that took some of the pressure off right away. Read more

Sep 18
2

Happy Early Birthday!!!

Sep 18
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I will also. He’s such a good little guy, I’m bummed not to have his company anymore.

Sep 18
10

Now that I’m back home this will be the last one of little Loki for a while

Sep 18
5

Totally agree on the classist thing. There was an article about that in regards to kids from poor families being made to feel really terrible now that schools are on Zoom and everybody can see into your home. Read more

Sep 18
16

I have an interview this morning with the Exec Director of the organization I’m up for a job with, and I got an email from the recruiter that freaked me out a bit. The ED apparently really cares how people and their spaces look on Zoom, and I should “bring my A game.” I was assured this had nothing to do with how I’d Read more