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I’m a longtime gamemaster for dice-and-paper games; I’ve written up a lot of my miscellaneous ideas at , which are free for anyone to use in their own games.

β€œOn the way to the dealership” is really good timing for a car to have a problem. I had already packed a laptop and ebook reader for the waiting time.

Me: I will be a responsible adult today and take my car in to the dealership for routine maintenance, since the MAINT REQD light came on a few days ago.
My car:

When I look at my work calendar for the day and see no meetings, I feel like there ought to be a cloud of cherry blossom petals floating through the air to mark the rare, beautiful occurrence.

Went to the in San Jose, CA today. The crowd was enough to fill the plaza, and while it was the Silicon Valley Youth Climate Strike, there was a good showing of older folks as well.

If you don’t have enough over the top epic fantasy movies to watch, here’s a an awesome one from Tollywood: Baahubali

Nero likes to spend about five minutes under a blanket when the humans go to bed. It goes best for us when we provide him one of his own.

β€œIf a fish is the movement of water embodied, given shape, then cat is a diagram and pattern of subtle air.” β€” Doris Lessing

I quote this whenever one of our clowder demonstrates that they left their feline grace in their other pyjamas.

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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.