The Best of Intentions
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Apr
23

Uncle Phil's Hug

The other day I was scrolling through the Twitter GIF menu to try to find one of a comforting hug
5 min read
Apr
16

Something Light, Something Heavy, Something Pretty, and Something Grateful

Some Things That Are Not the Same as Having a Personality, According to TwitterAdult dodgeballBeing an assholeBeing depressedBeing from AtlantaBeing
5 min read
Apr
09

Searching for Meaning

Last night, after it had already ceased being last night and was on into today, instead of going to sleep
5 min read
Apr
03

Scattered, vol. 7

I got my first vaccine dose this week. I was prepared beforehand for an immune response, which has so far
4 min read
Mar
27
Holding Your Own

Holding Your Own

I’ve been thinking a lot about social media lately, about why it feels particularly challenging for me lately. I
9 min read
Mar
19
I Don't Want to Have to Talk About This Again

I Don't Want to Have to Talk About This Again

Some housekeeping first: I’m going to be moving this newsletter back off of Substack shortly. I know that it’
7 min read
Feb
27
Breaking Down

Breaking Down

Boy, Twitter is awful lately, isn’t it? And not just awful in the way that we’ve been used
5 min read
Feb
06

Scattered, vol. 6

It’s been a hard week.We said goodbye to our dog, Cooper, on Monday. Today, I learned that my
4 min read
Jan
29
All We Can Do

All We Can Do

(CW: animal mortality) There’s no good way to say this. My dog is dying. On some level, we’ve
3 min read
Jan
22
Smoldering

Smoldering

Yes, I did cry during the inauguration, which I hadn’t planned on watching. I did watch it, though, and
6 min read