Pinned toot

I've been around Mastodon for the eternity of the last seven months or so. ๐Ÿ˜‰ But why not do another post anyway?

I'm a designer.
I also like , , and many kinds of -related things. (Check out !)

I like .

I'm prone to talking about . :teapot:

Finally, I'm a trained reference at large (not currently working as one), and have a question-answering reflex.

Brazil enters the dark age ๐Ÿ˜ก Show more

Billion Dollar Lottery: If you have a high value winning ticket, don't tell ANYONE. Go first to a personal security company for a consultation. Once your name is out there, all of your family members will be vulnerable. You need them protected, you need yourself protected.

Iโ€™m happy to announce the release of my new iOS Mastodon app โ€˜Mastโ€™. ๐ŸŽ‰

From birdsite Show more

Trying out size 40 thread, which is the finest I've ever used. So far, it makes my hands feel like I'm wearing oven mitts. Hoping to get nimble soon! (Quarter for scale) #crochet

Political actions defending trans rights โ€” fill me in! Show more

uspol, rallies for trans rights infos Show more

My view on voting Show more

There were dents in the knight's armour.
"Shouldn't you get those hammered out?" the dragon asked.
"They do not hinder me," the knight said, "just remind me of other battles."
The dragon counted dents. "You won all those?"
"I lived through them all."
"Then I will not add more."
#MicroFiction #TootFic #SmallStories

USpol, trans and enby rights (news -) Show more

Hello, shop, and the worlds where we wander!

It is so nice to have autumn weather for the foreseeable future. Don't really have a lot to say right now, really. But things are going well enough.

:teapot: ?

# Cats Against #FiberArts

## What do you mean we weren't supposed to attack that string?

Humans are completely unreasonable. The string is so wiggly. Clearly we have to get it. What else could it be but prey?

Trying to connect to some blind linux users to talk about accessibility, please boost

I have not seen another human in weeks, but now, o glory of glories, I spot a bottle washed up on the shore. A map? A cry for help? I uncork the bottle and unroll the parchment inside. Show more

Something I haven't seen come up in 'repair discourse' (IDK?) is that you can get very attached to things.

Not just any phone, *your* phone. The one that you have all the muscle memory for. The one that you can open the apps on without looking because you know exactly what the icon layout is.

Not just any T-shirt, but *your* T-shirt. Worn in exactly the right places. Just seeing it brings back so many memories.

You can get attached to stuff, but if it breaks and you can't fix it...

If your partner is straight and you are not, no matter what gender yโ€™all are, it is


Stop letting heteronormativity claim your beautiful bi and pan relationships.

key advantages of fedi:

* high username availability so you can truly be yourself
* not algorithmically-decided
* if you post "mew", other people will boost it, compliment you for making such a good post, then join in on the mewing

Food, not vegan Show more

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