Thursday Link Dump

Clever Manka, · Categories: Thursday Link Dump

The only thing we can do now is eat.

To honor the passing of C. Martin Croker, who voiced Zorak and Moltar on Space Ghost: Coast to Coast, Adult Swim put every episode of the show (every episode they could, anyway) online, for free, no registration needed. If you aren’t of the age/demographic to have enjoyed this show when it was on the air, set aside a weekend, load up a bowl, and start watching. If you did enjoy this show when it was on the air, set aside a weekend, load up a bowl, and start re-watching. If you don’t have time/interest for the whole series (I don’t blame you), at least treat yourself to the one with Busta Rhymes. I have watched those ten minutes of television more times than I have any other single episode or movie of anything, ever. Natural Gas–it gives you some ideas!

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Mid-week check-in

Clever Manka, · Categories: Check-In

This is the weekly post for those of us who are traversing together this hellscape called Personal Growth. Brag about this week’s accomplishments, ask for support, talk about what worked, what didn’t. Tell us how things are going for you.

The Depression Series

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In 2013, model Karolina Roussakis called for photographers wanting to collaborate on creative projects. Artistic photographer David MacKinnon responded and they immediately found a common interest. Karolina wanted to explore “the emotions and distress [caused by] depression,” particularly as she experienced them. David was beginning a journey to accept and address the depression and anxiety that had plagued his own life. From this seed, and with the help of some friends, grew a short photographic series exploring various aspects of depression that drew from their personal experiences. The series became part of their personal goals to come to grips with their mental illnesses so that they could live more fulfilling and rewarding lives. Read full post

Tuesday Tumblr Collection

Clever Manka, · Categories: Tuesday Tumblr

Today’s collection is Tuesday, September 13: Armor.


clevermankaI’ve posted a weekly themed collection on my Tumblr nearly every week since October, 2011. Someday I’ll compile a list of them, with links to the dates. That day is not today.

This Week in Feminist History

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femhistory-9-19-to-9-25On September 19th in 1893… Read full post

Friday Open Thread

Clever Manka, · Categories: Open Thread

I can’t believe I’m on a three-week-long downward spiral. I hope yesterday’s vertigo/migraine combo (suspected residue from last week’s cold) was rock bottom because any lower and I’m going to have to start digging.

What ultimate self-care do you indulge in when things are especially tough?

Thursday link dump

Clever Manka, · Categories: Thursday Link Dump

Forgive me a bit of self-promotion: The listings for the last five pairs of my bloomers expire October 1. I won’t relist them or make more in the foreseeable future. I’m out of lace and (sadly!) the bloomers don’t sell well enough to justify putting more money into supplies right now. I’d love to get rid of these last five pairs before the end of the month! If there’s a pair that appeals to you, please purchase it at a $10 discount by using coupon code MANKA. Read full post