Inspired in part by the amazing work at AutTees and in part by the mountain of advertisements of all sorts that pop up on my newsfeed (everyone’s in the business of selling something these days, it seems), I’ve decided to venture into making (and selling) designs on Zazzle.com. Meet PecanlyDesigns. The designs in my shop… Continue reading PecanlyDesigns ; A New Venture In Idea-sharing
[CW: Ableism, filicide (murder of children), abuse, death]We must make it known that we will not tolerate or accept this.
May there be fewer lives lost to disabled filicide this year, and next year, and every year after that.
Auditory Processing: A system which allows one to discriminate between various auditory stimuli (sounds) and derive meaning from said sounds, bringing to conscious attention those sounds that are the most important/relevant to the given situation. It’s the ability that allows you to dine out with your friends and family in a crowded, noisy restaurant and make… Continue reading “Actually, I Didn’t Hear You”: Auditory Processing Difficulties
“Not all who wander are lost.” – J. R. R. Tolkien I have a pin with these words printed on them; originally from a poem about the Lord of the Rings character Aragon, this phrase has been used to describe how some people may take a different figurative “path” from others–making different decisions, finding pleasure… Continue reading Wandering: The Progress We’ve Made, And The Progress To Be Made
To new possibilities. To new hopes. To renewed faith. To revivals. To looking at the heights that one has reached, taking pride in them, and then looking forward to what else one can achieve.
I cannot think of one good reason for marijuana to remain a Schedule 1 substance. Not one. And I know that the DEA has their reasons. I know that there have been committees gathered and research conducted, and I know that the DEA is actively seeking out more research on the matter, which I applaud.… Continue reading On The DEA And Marijuana
Thanksgiving is a controversial holiday, and the irony of celebrating it at the same time that Native Americans are being attacked for protecting their land from the Dakota Access PipelineDakota Access PipelineDakota Access Pipeline is not lost on many. What’s not controversial, though, is that giving thanks is cathartic and can adjust your focus to… Continue reading The Gratitude Gallery