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Howdy, folks. By way of , as it says on the tin, I , I , and I . I've been in the Fediverse since 2017, but I've just moved to the Wandering Shop.

Looking over past posts from my previous home, I seem to have dedicated quite a few bytes to events in , how to be a , in local , plus contemporary and culture.

So, you may see more of that in this space, plus long sentences, Oxford commas, and .

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I just launched a new art project in the form of a Mastodon bot that will slowly tell a story over the course of three weeks by posting a drawing every day. You can follow it at @dailystory

The bot post the first image on Monday April 12 and post a new image everyday at 6 pm UTC (as long as nothing breaks).

I hope you all enjoy it.

The Liaison is bringing Seattle’s Safe Place program to Dallas, with the goal of helping all people targeted in hate crimes.

dallasvoice.com/dpd-brings-saf

Early for the City Council starts on Monday, April 19. Two potential city charter changes are also on the . Time to get your on.

As always, keeping a or out of office can literally save a kid’s life.

Early voting locations: dallascountyvotes.org/wp-conte

Sample ballot: dallascountyvotes.org/wp-conte

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At about this time in 2019, I was preparing a picnic for our gayborhood's in the Park, AKA the . It's a day for men sporting enormous Easter bonnets, queens appearing in full sunlight, and elaborately costumed pets. This is the second year that I won't have the parade in my life, so I'm preparing a picnic anyway --one I'll be having indoors with my man.

I hope I'll be able to do this event big next year. Until then, enjoy a few photos from my last time there.

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“The Signal for Help (or the Violence at Home Signal for Help) is a single-handed gesture that can be used by an individual to alert others that they feel threatened and need help over a video call, or in-person.”

en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Signal

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En LATAM, cada vez más personas están siendo vacunadas contra COVID-19 💉 🙌

Pero eso no significa que estén completamente protegidas ni que deban olvidarse de algunas medidas ☝️

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En el #TransDayOfVisibility, algunas formas de apoyar y defender a la comunidad trans 💪💙🤍💖

is looking for people who can go to to testify in person, those who can submit written testimony and those who can submit virtual video testimony against Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick’s anti youth ban, SB29, on Friday, March 26.

Details: dallasvoice.com/equality-texas

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Los crímenes de odio contra la comunidad asiática en EUA han aumentado considerablemente en el último año.

Este es el testimonio de una mujer que se ha enfrentado a este racismo toda su vida:

Today I learned that there’s a search engine for public domain images of from several different museum collections: museo.app.

This statue of a prancing Han “celestial horse” from the collection of the Minneapolis Museum of Art was one of the nicer results I got when I searched for “horse”.

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1954 Celia Cruz in a promotional photo for an appearance at the Tropicana Night Club in Havana Cuba.

It seems as though you can’t get a -19 from a unless you’re prepared to reveal your assigned at birth.

Like we don’t have enough trouble getting people vaccinated.

dallasvoice.com/cvs-wants-to-k

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Cada vez más adultos de la generación Z se identifican como LGBTQ+ 🏳️‍🌈

El resultado de una mayor visibilidad, aceptación y búsqueda de derechos en todo el mundo 💪✨

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The Wandering Shop is a Mastodon instance initially geared for the science fiction and fantasy community but open to anyone. We want our 'local' timeline to have the feel of a coffee shop at a good convention: tables full of friendly conversation on a wide variety of topics. We welcome everyone who wants to participate, so long as you're willing to abide by our code of conduct.