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Editor’s Notes: 2021’s 13 Days of A+

The 13 Days of A+ came from all of us, last year, wanting to show you our gratitude for literally keeping the lights on at Autostraddle HQ. (In this case, HQ is a group of queers who all agree to log onto the internet and work toward the same goals, and the "lights" you are keeping on are our computer screens.) Why 13? Riese came up with that because it's Christmas plus the Devil, so there you go!

As it's only the second year round of a totally made up but super fun concept, we decided to try something a little different. Same gratitude for you all making sure this indie queer website can keep doing our work, slightly different content. Sally pitched this outrageous time-jumping puzzle series and we built most of the 13 Days this year around that!
Back to the Queer Future
This series was so rewarding thanks to Sally's hard work and vision, but it was also more complicated to put together than it might seem!

Every day really brings new challenges with it at Autostraddle, and pre...

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Nicole Hall

Nicole Hall is Autostraddle's A+ and Fundraising Director, and has been fundraising and working in the arts and nonprofit sector for over a decade. They write nonfiction as well as aggressively gay and sometimes spooky fiction. They live in Pittsburgh with their partner, Sadie. They are also a gardener, project queer, witchy/wizardly human and BFF to a lovely senior rescue dog. You can find them on Twitter and Instagram as @nknhall.

Nicole has written 59 articles for us.