Hi pals! It’s Friday. Can you be gentle with yourself today? I love you. Have some water! Pet a dog! Hurl a straight white cis man into the sun! Do the things that make you happy!
This week, Kaelyn brought us some strategies for caring for ourselves and each other during traumatic times.
Reneice made the most perfect thing that I would most like to bake. Sometimes I feel like baking is going to save the world.
Queer YA writer Malinda Lo published! A! Short! Story! On! Autostraddle!
This personal essay from Riese is behind the A+ paywall, but listen: you might want to consider subscribing for this one. It captivated me COMPLETELY from start to finish.
Al(aina) wants you to break up with your racist girlfriend.
AS has announced their next special issue: But Make It Fashion. Submit something! I mean youuuuuu!
And then there were your comments!
The All Hallow’s SuperCorp Award to amidola:
The You’re Already a Babe, Babe Award to rheak and Larisa:
The Ghost Of Chrysanthemums Past Award to SurelySurly:
And The Good Fern Hunting Award to Kay:
The Moonin’ Over Moomin Award to a/s:
The Baby Gaze Award to Stef:
The Gives A New Meaning to SoulCycle Award to Snaelle:
And the Scales From Her Eyes Award to, you guessed it, Snaelle!
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