I'm not strong enough to hold that much pain. My being there won't make anything better for anyone. It's cowardly of me to retreat but I never claimed to be brave.

Finding myself disengaging from everywhere. Took two weeks off mainstream social media before the election. Meant the result didn't hurt as much as it wasn't a surprise and wasn't drawn out. But now I have no desire to go back. It will all be infighting as far as the eye can see. Why would I want that?

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For 30 years I've been hearing conservative Democrats claim that only they understand what wins elections, and for 30 years I've been watching Republicans win a majority of elections at every level of our government, from school board to president.

It's such a goddamned joke.

Twisting My Sobriety by Sade but it's to the tune of Twistin' The Night Away by Sam Cooke

so I was off the dot horse for a while. Did That Won't Do make it here?

I have now coughed so much that my back muscles complain when I breathe. Being ill is fun.

Put more food down but they're only going to eat it again

The cats were out of food and complaining this morning. I'd be more sympathetic but I'm not the one who ate it.

The Italian three bears can touch a little-a spaghet

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me and my superego when we come up with a particularly excellent post on the ol' social

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gathering an absolute doorstep of notes so I can sit in a cafe tomorrow and edit. Maybe it would use less characters to just type "I'm really fucking pretentious"

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Unstoppable shitposting engine.