hey pals, i have a Seattle friend who is new to those communities and wants a queer/nonbinary tech community to participate in; any pointers??
ok to boost
I was asked at work once to guess what the biggest risk to the company might be in coming years. The answer is always "That climate change has tipping points and that we're nearing or beyond some of them", but that's not really the answer they were looking for, I suppose.
1984: We can't talk here, they might have bugs to wiretap us.
2018: Bug, order me some pizza!
one more of these hershey font/l-system typography experiments. this is pretty close to the thing I was envisioning in my head when I started with all of this
anyway now I can turn letters into lsystems and grow plantpersands
I really love it here
If you've ever wondered how books get onto archive.org, this is how
Such software may not exist, because I’d love features like non-destructive shape joins, which is at odds with standard file formats like SVG. Still, open to suggestions.
I may give #GravitDesigner a try, but I would prefer something open source that stores it’s files in an open format like #SVG. Not something that exports to SVG, but just saves and opens SVG by default. I also want to keep files locally, so #Figma is out.
This week feels like a rough week for a lot of people.
Remember, you're not alone. When you're in the thick of it, it feels like there is no way out, but there is.
Take a bit more time with your self care. Reach out to friends, do something you enjoy and/or eat something really good.
Do whatever you need to do to hang in there. It's gonna be ok.
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protect yourself. burnout disarms you, and manipulative media wants you to burn out.
look for leverage. what can i do that makes a difference to someone? what have i got that can help someone now? you don’t need to move the world to improve a life.
but together, we can move the world ✊️
Professionally: I design & build websites as part of NOAA's Science on a Sphere team.
Also: biking, hiking, & skiing (I'm a CO cliché); fiddle; board games.
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