Friday Open Thread

Clever Manka, · Categories: Open Thread

Apologies to any Leap Day babies we’ve got here.

Ready for February to be over but not real excited about March, either? Same, friends!

A million thanks to Lee for hosting the February project again. I know that helped get a lot of us through. Unless others send me stuff, we’re back to post-free Mondays next week (no pressure! just a heads-up).

Thursday Link Dump

Clever Manka, · Categories: Thursday Link Dump

The Black Woman Inventor Who Revolutionized Menstrual Pads. Read full post

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.

Tuesday Tumblr Collection

Clever Manka, · Categories: Tuesday Tumblr

No more collections in the queue, so with the exception of occasional fandom days I’ll be pulling these posts from my archives. This week’s is December 18, 2012: Underwater.

a wandering meditation on the idea of daily practice

Guest Post, · Categories: Guest Posts

I feel like I should talk about daily and the effort of daily and how to cope with missing pieces, because I want to encourage people not to give up if they’ve missed a day or a week. This is all advice no one asked for, and covers things that extend far beyond February. Read full post

Friday Open Thread

Clever Manka, · Categories: Open Thread

Tag yourself I’m the penguin who’s barely staying on top of things and then life pulls some some more rude shit.

Winter, am I right? Next month is supposed to be spring but I’m not feeling it yet. What are you doing to keep yourself going until green things actually reappear?

Thursday Link Dump

Clever Manka, · Categories: Thursday Link Dump

China’s ‘mermaid descendants’ create garments from fish skins. Read full post