my life is rad.
Who just wrote a cut-up consisting of lines from CraigsList m4m & GayPatriot.net? For SCHOOL? THIS GIRL. THAT IS WHO. My life is hella rad sometimes.
'tis the (gig-hunting) season...
So, it’s gig-hunting season again, and I am putting myself out there. If you’re interested in bringing me to your community center or college campus for a performance or a writing workshop, have a look here and get in touch. Teaching & performing are part of how I make my living as a working artist, but they also feed me in a multitude of ways that are more than just financial. I...
Lynda! Barry! haz! a! tumblr!
1. Lynda Barry haz a tumblr! 2. According to said tumblr: “During Spring Semester of 2012, Lynda Barry will be the University of Wisconsin’s Artist in Residence on the Madison campus. She’ll be teaching a writing and picture-making class called, “What It Is: Manually Shifting the Image” which will meet twice a week. The class will be open to both graduate and undergraduate students from ...
San Francisco, I’m coming home tonight. I’m preparing to melt into My Own Bed & be epically snubbed by my cat for leaving her for 3 weeks. I feel excited & ready to settle in back home and start up with school. Vacation has been restful and good, and has given me most of the things I’ve needed. Abundant thanks to Jos for being the Best Subletter/Cat-Sitter Evar as...
ATTENTION BAY AREA: sweet & responsible friend...
A good friend of mine is looking for housing, preferably in the East Bay and preferably in North Oakland. He’s an excellent housemate — quiet, clean, responsible, & kind. He’s looking for something cheap, stable (so, preferably long-term and not a sublet), & queer-friendly. If you know of something, please be in touch and I’ll pass it along to him. Thanks much,...
a question & a vacation update
HELLO NYC FAT FEMMES and NYC fat femme appreciators: Where should I go for cute plus-size lingerie? I am looking for both cute/sexy/fashion-y bras & function-y bras. I figure if any city has what I am looking for, it’s New York. Are there places other than Orchard Corsets? (I recall their selection not being awesome, but the last time I went there was also 5 years ago). In other news: *...
and life goes on
1. My grandmother made it thru surgery okay. Thank you all for your well-wishes. Unfortunately, she is not out of the cancer woods yet. I don’t want to go into much more detail here, because it feels private and also uncertain. What I feel comfortable saying is that your continued prayers and good thoughts would be appreciated. A nice story, though: According to my mom, Nana was apparently...