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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.

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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

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Something’s wrong

[Content note: ABA, gaslighting]
Something happened over the past few days which has just not ended. It should have ended – several times – but it hasn’t. For me, though, for now, though, it’s ended. I’m done with it – but I’m not quite *done* with it.