if unclechella wasn't enough to set you up for the week...
i am now over my complaints about DST because it is bright outside and my brain has a light based if then statement for my emotions.
this week's good news stays ready like Maliya Kabs
if you haven't met my girl yet, i am delighted to make the introduction. this baby is a mainline dose of serotonin and i am grateful.
WWAV is leading a #deepsouthdecrim campaign. sex work is work and supporting sex workers is a woman's issue, a black and brown issue, a workers issue, a queer issue, etc. etc. etc. if you've got seven minutes, you can spend 5 of them watching this video and 2 signing a petition to support sex workers in louisiana.
if you're interested in more ways to help, reply to this email and i'll set you up.
re-entry shock is real, like really real
Structured Success has thoughts about carrying lessons from the panaderia forward as creepy uncle joe and his corporate homies try to drag us back to "how things were." these rules are written from an ADHD / autism / neurodivergent lens. if they don't resound with you, that's a good indicator that you need to read them again and build empathy for neurodivergent folks.
a step-by-step guide to staying ready so you don't have to get ready.
i attended a Hollaback! training last week and it met my two benchmarks for good trainings: thoughtful and useful (you'd be surprised how few trainings pass this test). i highly, highly encourage attending a session to be ready to support folks when you witness incidents of harassment.
some tunes for my goons.
it's the first monday of the month and i've got some levity for your bb ears. i'm really loving this one and i hope you do too.
sending you looooots of love & as always, i hope this is useful.
if it was and you've got five bucks a month to spare, click here.
katie wills evans