Y'all, if you lead teams having an executive coach is life-changing.

Almost as essential as therapy.

(And yes, if you lead teams therapy is an essential)

I gave a talk last night at a friend’s birthday party and magazine launch about Ursula LeGuin, Star Trek, and how the arts might help us achieve a post-scarcity society. I hope you enjoy it, shares happily welcomed.


decided to listen to Houses Of The Holy for some reason and it's mostly such dumb teen music that it's no wonder I loved it when I was a dumb teen???



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*puts a hold on Captain America: The Winter Soldier at his library*

Library: hold placed! You're number 64 in line (for 9 copies).

Me: ;_;

Assembled my PiDP-11!

Total time: about 5 hours

Some of the LEDs stopped working when I put it all together, so I get to take it apart later and debug things.

Facebook has struggled to hire talent since the Cambridge Analytica scandal


Facebook’s acceptance rate for full-time positions offered to new graduates has fallen from an average of 85% for the 2017-2018 school year to between 35% and 55% as of December

Good morning, shop, and the worlds where we wander!

I have already drunk multiple cups of tea and cleaned the cat’s litter box. Now I have to go run an errand, but first I have to get my feet out from under the cat. (Her timing is impeccable, as always.)

I can’t have more tea right now, but I can put the Wandering Shop kettle on for you. Tea? Coffee? :teapot:

@Wewereseeds: public account, it's where I put most of my art, opinions, and plants. You have a good chance of getting me to follow you back there.
@canary: my quiet instance. I'm only going to let you follow if I know you, or you are local to #PNW. So if your location isn't on your profile, you gotta DM me about why you're following me. And I only follow back if you're local. Cat pics, selfies.
@GooBabe: where I put my nudes, most of my shitposting, and slime porn. No discourse enters there.

Using @snapcraftio@twitter.com to package your applications for #Linux? The next release is now available for wider testing in the candidate channel. Bug fixes and new features abound! See this forum post for more details! bit.ly/2VnPMKG

The most enthusiastic self-own I've read in a long, long time.

Hi internet friends. I have a very dear friend with over a decade of technical writing experience who is likely to get deported in the next month unless they can find a job.

Anyone looking for technical writers in the Bay Area?

I went and made a Patreon... Show more

i consider myself a bit of a renaissance man, in that i dont wash often and regularly get imprisoned by the church for hollering about the sun

@aparrish's spellllllllllllllllllllling talk at !!con is FANTASTIC 😺😺😺

My wife, playing #Diablo3:

“You know... I’m getting money from skeletons. But where do they keep the money?”


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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.