After a solid week of cleaning up after her, 3 days of solo parenting - during covid stay at home schooling, the wife now asks me to now work and clean for her.

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Covid stuff 

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big understand that people are going through it. ultimately anything helps.

please comment/share to bring traction to this

"Im 18, in the middle of this crisis, my parents have kicked me out. I'm now lugging around possessions and couch hopping. I could use the money for food and assisting in getting me places to stay. I just enrolled back into high school and now have no steady place to do anything. I'm unemployed currently. And i just recently had a cystoscopy for a kidney stone and discovered I have a bulging lumbar disc. I'm searching for a job right now and have been but its difficult"

paypal is

Why the hell did I bother trying to write today? Too much else to do here, a 5 year old that needs engagement, and no support for really anything.

Why do people expect one to stop working, or expect they can stop working just cause one is changing jobs?

The time has come, I really would like a good android client to access this stream. Suggestions?

Offer letter in hand, new challenge accepted.. Too bad everything else around me is preventing me from having anything but worry and guilt.

Can I drag this work up and into the light so it will get done? Magic-8 "Doubtful"

Sigh, another week. Another tick on the long list of 'being disappointed by others'

re:frustrated,relationship stuff 

Just had to shut off another social feed, otherwise I was going to start posting facts at people.

Morning, Hope for my writer out there that NaNo is treating you well. And even if you don't participate, stay well!

So happy Friday all. We survived another week.

When you don't have a real dev environment. copy n paste your commits to git

Sigh, feeling like a failure. I just cannot afford to keep inDesign while I learn it, in place of producing other works.

OMG, do all PTAssoc's flood their new volunteers with old work that should have been delt with already?

Wow, didn't really how much I hate passive aggressive groups till the PTA I'm going pulled a PA punch on the school.

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I'm pleased to announce the v1.0.0 release of Hometown, my Mastodon fork! It's up to date with Mastodon v2.9.3, and unique features include:

- Local only posting
- Full support for rendering incoming `Article` posts from federated blogs like Write.As
- "Exclusive" lists that let you follow someone without clogging up your home timeline

For more info, including rationale for each new feature, check out our wiki:

And the release itself is here:

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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.