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Let Universal Love become Truly Universal and include everyone, and by everyone I mean both everyone around you and you. Last I checked, You were included in everyone, and Universal meant everyone, not excluding you. Read more

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Whether or not trolley problems as philosophical thought experiments are effective without emotional investment, and whether or not emotional investment can be created through artificial means. Read more

Tuesdays are for Obesession

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There are no words. This yarn is my bestest buddy and dearest friend. I am unreasonably enamored. I took PLAIN WHITE YARN and I made a GRADIENT and I did it ALL BY MYSELF. I took ALL THE PICTURES LOOK AT IT ¬†ūüėÄ It’s so beautiful, I hardly know what to say. I love it.Read more

15-year-old motorcycle jacket

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This is a FanX story.* No knitting today, but be patient, my lovelies, it will come. As a volunteer in programming (panels), my head boss manager captain was Rick.  Rick is 13 different kinds of awesome.  Besides being patient, efficient, kind, concise, and so organized, Rick is so thoughtful. I thought I would stay atRead more

An Excursion

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PART 1, ‚Äúresearch‚ÄĚ PART 2, “good morning!” PART 3, “victory is mine!” I decide all the skeins need is a wash, so I fill up a sink with (cold) water and get to work. ¬†My lovely assistant, M, took today’s photos. I put a few drops of peppermint essential oils on my hands and inRead more

An Excursion

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PART 1, ‚Äúresearch‚ÄĚ PART 2, “good morning!” I wake up, climb out of bed, and rush to my yarn. ¬†I’ve slept for a whole grand total of 6 hours, and I’m interested in nothing but my yarn at this point. It looks good! On first inspection, it seems that the dye has soaked in andRead more

An Excursion

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PART 1, “research” 9:30 I realize, though having packed most (four large normal-sized boxes) of my stash, I have not yet packed this remnant of off-white cotton (I think, no ball band). ¬†I wind it, thinking of things to do with it, and realise I also have these: 8 small packets of nothing other than…Read more

The wheelchair and the Pokemon

Wheelchair As a line control volunteer, One of my main jobs is to sort people into their lines, based on tiers or tickets.  There is, however, an ADA line, which is separate from any other line, and enters the room first.  Many people in this line fell under my care, and I have to say,Read more

The Hat

I’m not the only volunteer at FanX. This shouldn’t be much of a surprise – after all, it is a magnificently large gathering (of my favorite kind of people). ¬†As it was my first year volunteering, I was placed in a spot with an easy learning curve (no complaints here!) which happened to be lineRead more