Text says: Fun is something that you can only evaluate after the fact. Green text on a semi-transparent white square over a green coloured photo of a toy sheep in a can.

Good Clean Fun

There are some words that cause a physical reaction for me that is similar to anger. Manage is one of those words, and I’ve written about that before. Fun is another one of those words.
What?? I don’t like fun? No, I do like having fun. I love the concept of fun.

Text says: Awareness is useless. Grey text on a semi-transparent white square over a purple background in which a stop sign can be seen.

Awareness is useless

“We need to raise awareness!!!” scream the campaigners, before going off to create a campaign that excludes the very people that they’re raising awareness for. For an example, have a look at endsteptember.
What does all this raising awareness actually accomplish?? What is gained by raising awareness?? Absolutely nothing is what is accomplished.

Text says: Everywhere & Nowhere. White embossed text on a green background.

Everywhere and Nowhere

It’s seems that I’ve gone from being nowhere to being everywhere. It’s a little overwhelming and I’m still unpacking it.
I’ve been on the fringes of advocacy for a little while, but I wouldn’t say that I’ve been an active advocate. I think this is mostly because I sort of believed …

Text says: Think too much. Purple text on a white rectangle over a purple textured background.

Think too much

This morning I woke up in my own private version of hell. People were pruning trees outside my place and putting the bits that they trimmed off through a wood chipper. It was loud. And, then while my brain was saying too loud, too loud, too loud, I checked my messages