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Adventure bread turned out pretty delicious. Still unconvinced it is a good idea to put butter in bread dough.

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Missing sitting for a long afternoon reading and writing in a coffee shop with great ambiance. Haven't done that properly since a year before the pandemic, even, due to Life.

My favorite place is back in Boulder, Trident, a community-owned space with amazing tea and a wood-burning stove in the winter, and a back patio in summer. I want more of that in my world.

OK who can help take Matt Mullenweg up on his offer to bring #Tumblr up to full #indieweb standards? cc: @humanetech

Not a joke: this is a very real opportunity... #openweb

Brioche was a bread dreamed up by the utterly deranged. DOUGH WAS NOT SUPPOSED TO CONTAIN DAIRY. YEARS of baking, yet no real-world quality improvement by using enriched dough.

I do not like this adventure bread at all. Very unlikely to try this again. How did they ever make brioche before kitchen power tools? Even with an electric mixer the experience has been awful.

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Tfw you start making challah too late in the evening for the rises involved, and without all the ingredients you need. ADVENTURE BREAD it is.

#followfriday Me! You can follow me! I talk about game design, museum work, textiles, teen advocacy, rocks, maybe some other stuff!

More importantly, if you know folks who talk about any of those things, I want to follow them, please tell me who they are!!

if you were wondering what happens when (doesn't allow the letter E) meets (only allows the letter E):

Hey, with a new influx of folks here, I'd like to share this again for a good friend:

:heart_trans: :heart_trans: :heart_trans:

Any donations you can send her way would be deeply meaningful!

I would almost go so far as to say that you shouldn't try to convince others to try out Mastodon unless you're able to recommend a server that suits their interests and/or personality.

Too many people bounce off of the Fediverse because they came in through the wrong door and didn't see how it was worth it to try another.

One of the unexpected joys of the fediverse over other places is the addition of weird domains appended on to everyone's usernames.

It makes the web feel like more than just four websites again.

It's both a signal of a smaller more intimate internet and also a larger and far more diverse internet at the same time!

Not planning on getting a tattoo, but if I did, how's this for a big upper back piece?

I don't know why, but my brain finally today parsed "read a person" in Apocalypse World in the drag sense of the phrase. PLEASE tell me someone has made a game with that move.

RPG debrief questions 

What do you like to do at the end of sessions of an RPG to check in that folks are having fun, doing ok, and to get a sense of what folks want to see at the table next time? I'm trying to build up a list of tools.

To be clear, I would love to just go to bed, but I have to stay up another hour to give my cat his meds. He's a complex fuzzy guy.

Maybe I can at least get ready for bed first.

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Really wanna dive into learning more about using Firebase, but am instead super tired. Maybe this weekend.


Hi, I'm Jess! In my day job, I make games, do game research, and teach game design from middle school all the way up to postgraduate work. In the rest of my life, I read voraciously, sing, embroider, foster assorted cats, and spend time with my awesome family.

I'm hoping to reach folks who know me from G+, so please boost if you can. I'm also excited to meet new people in this community. Maybe it'll become my new home!

🎡 telling boys to go to therapy 🎢

the magical power of having someone who will reflect your feelings back at you with the self-serving bullshit stripped off, and then talk with you about how to handle those feelings, cannot be understated

I think I'm really getting mastodon now. It's an amazing feeling to read my feed and go "wow, I'm all caught up" and then put it away. I think this type of usage is the future of social media as well as the past.

Anyone interested in #linguistics looking for people to follow (boost if you please)

It’s a delight seeing all these old familiar faces around here. I am confident we can get some good conversation about games going.

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Transneptodon is a community for people who like stories, games, games about stories, stories about games, probably also computers, cooking, language, and definitely social justice!