Expect Delays

May
29
Clippings: A Selection of Articles on the Pro-Beard Movement & How They Took Away the Right to Shave

Clippings: A Selection of Articles on the Pro-Beard Movement & How They Took Away the Right to Shave

The following media satirical snippets are from a twisted, hairy AF, upside down world where body autonomy is determined by the state you live in. In an alternate universe, governments control the right to choose facial hair-growth. It's almost impossible to imagine.
13 min read
Jan
11
Breath of Fire. Burn the Air. Write About It,  If You Dare.

Breath of Fire. Burn the Air. Write About It, If You Dare.

At times, I’ve felt like I was suffocating until I wrote the first few thousand words. Writing is my “in case of emergency break glass” box—but there’s always an emergency, so shattered glass is a given.
5 min read
Nov
14
Image of wall with pink neon sign. All lowercase "don't just take, give."

The Powers That Be Can Take a Hike

The Powers That Be knocked the wind out of me, so I wrote another poem to say f*ck the patriarchy.
3 min read
Aug
26
The Hot List: Reframing Abortion Edition

The Hot List: Reframing Abortion Edition

Read the cliffnotes below, watch the clips, and take some action. Most of all, reframe how you talk about Abortion (and gender, and reproductive healthcare). Words matter.
12 min read
Jan
29
Red metal fire extinguisher on green pastel wall.

If Necessity is the Mother of Invention, Who *Needs* to Reinvent Our Social Safety Net?

White women keep missing the fucking memo. As I continued to research the provenance of "Necessity is the Mother of Invention" I learned more than the proverb's origin. White European men fabricated modern motherhood on a flawed premise. We cannot do the same; we need intersectionality, too.
25 min read
Jan
07
Neon sign in pink "Open 24 hours" on a street level gated window.

A Day Late, a Blog Post Short: What to blame my InfoDump delay on now?

I had hoped my brain fog and lack of energy would have released me from a type A notion that I could in fact write THE perfect post to start this blog. Instead, I lamented that I did it again, like last January, when I launched FLOWLab⁵...that I made a bit off more than I could chew...
10 min read