also, as I'm in a shitposting mood, I want to contribute this to my timeline: gay

in case anyone was wondering what sent me puttering back here: too many bad takes on twitter

a rare occurence, I know

I always do!!! just at increasingly more infrequent intervals

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a question for anyone who wishes to answer!! what's your favorite flower

I don't need to be "impressed" for it to be a good match, of course, and first impressions are hardly are a comprehensive basis for understanding someone

but just once I would like to feel like "wow, he immediately feels like a good match for her" and instead of "well, if she's happy with him, I guess!"

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Reflecting on every time I've met a female friend's boyfriend/fiance for the first time, and I don't think I've ever once felt "impressed"

I feel like Wandering Shop is a very thoughtful instance, and I'm happy to make my proverbial home here

body/diet/office talk 

I don't even pretend to humor conversations I'm not into anymore so whenever I'm talking with people and that conversation turns that way, my facial expression always turns to an aggressive Yikes

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body/diet/office talk 

do people at offices talk about anything else aside from whatever diet it is they're on? my two-and-a-half year study at my current job suggests No

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birdsite griping 

please...twitter users...quit elevating the bad tweets of people with under 500 followers

especially if they have under TEN

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laughing for the rest of my life imagining this to mean an angry French non-binary person

On the docket currently: FTL, Y’all. Love the premise.

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I will say this: anthologies are great for reading before bed. A narrative appetizer (or two) before each snooze.

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Forever doomed to be a person who says he’s not naturally inclined to read anthologies who nonetheless reads a lot of anthologies

exercise chatter 

May I never again feel obligated to count calories

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Wandering Shop

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.