identity crisis over my bio
the only thing I do consistently online is complain tbh but idk if "I have a new midlife crisis every week" is exactly how I'd like to introduce myself
I appreciate sighted fediverse users concern about image descriptions and ways to be "screenreader friendly." Mostly I agree with you, maybe with quibbles but they're not worth trying to nitpick and I'm aware I'm not the sole authority, just one visually impaired person.
But sometimes you all end up talking to each other and I worry that some of the advice that makes me wince is getting solidified into prescriptivism. Please make sure visually impaired people are part of these conversations.
I just... type it out in advance, do some math, and then copy-paste in the appropriate chunks
normalize saying nice shit to people with no pretenses
cishet men, especially, please, compliment your bros and tell them u appreciate them
passing privilege discourse (1/27)
@transclosure jk i would never
@lemememeringue Sure thing! In recommended reading order:
Quiet: The Power of Introverts by Susan Cain.
How to Win Friends and Influence People by Carnegie.
Never Split the Difference by Voss and Raz.
Let me know if those help!
labels exist to vaguely communicate how you feel about your gender and sexuality -- not to put people into increasingly niche boxes
why build statues of racists and war criminals when you can build a statue of me, the hero who managed to wake up before noon
Did you know that the Bible actually actively condemns tradition for tradition's sake?
It actually tells people to examine all traditions, look at why and if it still adds enrichment to your life, and then either toss it or keep it.
Tradition for tradition's sake is how you grow stale and how you stop growing, and that's dangerous, because you are called to grow.
no rubber duck debugging
society has progressed past the need for rubber duck debugging
Lem 🍋 | 22 | any pronouns will suffice
disabled, queer, racially ambiguous
Jesus is my copilot but I don't have a license.
"everyone's favourite eight year old boy" — my little brother
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