i needed this today:
“If you’re actually serious about treating burnout — yours, your partners, your future children’s — you have to be serious about treating it for people you might not even know. If you want to actually make life better, more livable, less of a slog for yourself, that involves making it better for a whole lot of other people as well. . . You don’t need a better organizational app. You just need to legitimately and actionably care about other people.”
Hey! i put together a mashup of a couple few lists i had to hand, and while there are 31 prompts, there’s no numbers by them in the hopes that i don’t feel super anxious about working through something i am not feeling on a particular day.
Please feel free to use the list and/or method!!
Have fun out there, friends!
Appreciate any retweets or leads for potential contractors. It’s the rarest of unicorns: a paid position to do Open Source development.
We’re looking for an Android developer with NDK and JNI experience to help us improve @PyBeeWare’s Android integration. It’s a paid gig; do you know someone? Details available here https://beeware.org/news/buzz/beeware-project-awarded-a-psf-education-grant/
Help i3 Detroit get $50k in matching funds! They're a Detroit-area community hackerspace/makerspace, totally run by volunteer members. https://www.patronicity.com/project/i3detroit_expansion_1#!/
anxiety, work, request for help
Over the last couple years, i have been taking xanax pretty much nightly, as it's the only way to get me to keep to a daywalker approved sleep schedule. Which is... not really sustainable in the long run?
To that end, i am looking to quit my day job in the next couple months and will be looking to up my freelancing/personal projects game. The issue with the latter being hella ADHD, and a lot of trauma and poor mechanisms in place for finishing things.
http://twitter.com/sweekbat/status/1172955352343732225 "My roommate got super stoned a couple weeks back and found out you can order a personalized big toblerone. He immediately forgot about it until it showed up last night"
I compiled a google drive of anti-racism/whiteness readings for my writing course students
cause the best way to teach people to read and think critically is to confront their own shit
A lot of it is from the book We Have Not Been Moved: Resisting Racism and Militarism in 21st Century America by PM Press
New podcast idea courtesy of chatting with folks last night: La Joie de Cuisiner with Jean Luc in which old man Picard is just trying to be a youtube cooking personality and spread the farm to table lifestyle, but keeps getting interrupted by intergalactic politics
Will probs start researching recipes when i should be working on other shit, and writing scripts in a couple weeks
@sashakovich Caught this on the tumbls and thought of you :3 https://teratocybernetics.tumblr.com/post/187623300715/worldruined-all-done-pattern-is-song-of-the
She was a girlygirl and they were true men, the lords of creation, but she pitted her wits against them and she won.
art, rambling, kvetching about surviving late capitalism
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