repeated notice: I've moved to another instance, follow me there (@whakkee) if you want to stay in touch
For those who missed it: I’ve moved to @whakkee (so to another Mastodon instance) - follow me there if you want to stay in touch and let me know if I forgot to follow you from that account!
My name is Marga and I’m new on sunbeam.city, just moved here from mastodon.social, so it’s time for an #introduction. I’m interested in:
Not necessarily in that order, and it’s probably also not a complete list.
Thanks to the sunbeam.city people for hosting my new account!☀️🏡
I wrote step-by-step instructions on how to move from one instance to another on Mastodon, which I've been told works, so here it is:
politics / sad
How the hell did I suddenly find myself back in 1985? The world, or at least its leaders, have gone mad.
So many of us are so hard on ourselves about not doing enough to make the world a better place.
Seeing these kind of conversations in my timeline, I've suddenly just recalled something Jocelyn, a 90+ year old suffragette, said to me a few years ago:
You are no good to the revolution if you don't look after yourself first.
She is so right. And under capitalism, self-care is truly one of the most radical acts you can take.
Look after yourselves.
She brought him the usual gifts at first. A mouse, a bird. A ribbon for him to play with.
She would run up with her gift in her mouth and prrt cheerfully around it. And he would pat her head and tell her she was a good and clever cat.
Then it was a coin with strange markings. A pendant, warm to the touch. A piece of lightning-struck wood.
He never knew of the shadowy figures that followed him, but neither did he have to fear them.
She was a good and clever cat.
iOS/Mac dev, working for Sketch. I used to be whakkee @ twitter. The tardigrade is my spirit animal.
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