Also.Also.Also: The Unspoken LGBT Support Group That Steals Your Socks and Other Stories

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What will you do with this hunk of sunlight today? You could sprout a seed, if you wanted. I mean, you could begin sprouting a seed. You could run around in it (the sunlight, not the seed) or stand very still. You could even hide from it! You can do whatever you want with your chunky bursting sunlight today! Congratulations!

Queer as in F*ck You

+ NOPE! You are crying! You are! The Unspoken LGBT Support Group: Our Pets. Shut UP!

Doll Parts

+ Look, I was going to save this for my Halloween grab bag post a little later this week, but I just CANNOT. How to Dress Your Kid As a Rad American Woman for Halloween, with a hearty note that these ideas will also work for adults!

+ Beyond ‘Aunt Jemima’: A Taste Of African-American Culinary Heritage is an interview with Toni Tipton-Martin about her book, The Jemima Code.

Saw This, Thought of You

+ Dig your heart into this for a minute or five, ok? Swimming Through the Sky, Over Stunning American Wild Lands.

+ Your Relationship Will Change. Here’s What To Expect by Tracy Moore is a thing you need to read and think about, I believe. Isn’t it funny what we do and who we are? Aren’t we just the most predictably enigmatic things? Bless the world.

+ This list is just so interesting! And full of so much Native American influence (if totally and unforgivably bastardized), it’s all at once inspiring and infuriating. I don’t know how to talk about these feelings, so I won’t, but here’s a list of things you should know about these places you might live in: How All 50 States Got Their Name.

+ The Plan to Make California Wet By Bringing Back Beavers by Alissa Walker.

+ Rebecca Pahle brings you Ten Space-Age Facts About Wall-E!


And Finally

Because I care for you deeply:

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