October, 2018

Samhain 2018

This past weekend I got to attend and participate in Circle Sanctuary’s 2018 Samhain festival. It was cold and muddy with an intermittent drizzle, but at least it wasn’t snowing! Many people tent camped, including us, but our friend has a large canvas tent with a cast-iron wood-burning stove in the middle that can get that thing to stifling hot. So… we were really #roughingit I was staff for the event so I took time for downtime and community, rather than running from work to workshops and back again. The workshops were awesome, though and I wish I could’ve attended […]

Human’ing

Human’ing – (verb) – being a functioning adult member of society [you know, or what the fuck ever] I think I do an OK job human’ing most of the time (feel free to disagree 😉). I can chameleon my way through my business casual work day, suburban BBQ’s, neurotypical friend groups, and I do that whole taxes thing every year. It’s not that I’m being fake to fit in, per se. I tone it down at work, though, because professionalism. I might avoid wearing anything controversial at the suburban BBQ because I don’t have the spoons to start ‘Murica fights […]