I listened to all 7h32min of this playlist today and it's excellent music to write / think / grow to, if you're a plant
hitting the refresh button on today with some eine kleine pflanzenmusik 🌿 🎶 https://open.spotify.com/playlist/37i9dQZF1DXclWedfNUp3z?si=c2d6cd39302c42cf
'As a woman who writes often of the garden outside, perhaps it is time to pay more attention to the garden inside. To compost the machine-like ideas of productivity and worthiness and to tend my own internal garden with the same care I tend my words and stories, my ‘output’. To transform my computer-brain into a garden-brain.'
🌱 River Garden Diaries: The Mind is a Garden https://theplanthunter.com.au/culture/river-garden-diaries-the-mind-is-a-garden/
Daily link: solarpunk internet art
A website hosted on a network which distributes work to whichever node is getting the most sunlight
fascists in the library
Bad librarian times today - patron asked for help finding Mein Kampf. Pretty sure it was for personal interest and not research too. Not pleased with how I handled it ("go check the catalogue"). I hate this library debate about collections and "neutrality" - just put it in the fucking bin! Any thoughts about this GLAM folks?
"I realised that everyone who I had sent a pebble to was in a cohabiting relationship. Did they feel this particular form of loss? No one is without suffering right now. Without discomfort and anxieties beyond what any of us have known before. But I worried that in this instance, to them, a pebble is just a pebble."
Touchstones, by Christina Riley https://www.littletoller.co.uk/the-clearing/touchstones-by-christina-riley/
"‘Fuck this library’ became a kind of catch cry among certain members of staff. It means fuck this library – fuck this library and the council that governs it, their violent management practices and possessive logics. But, also, fuck this library because we love it. Fuck this library because we believe in a better one."
"When kids were still allowed in ASPL many of them would say ‘fuck this library’ in response to various requests from staff: be quiet, no running, final warning. Sometimes they’d say ‘fuck this library’ while being escorted out by a security guard or ranger. Yet they would, more or less, all show up the next day..."
Public libraries are racist as hell, man https://infrastructuralinequalities.net/issue-2/conditions-of-entry/
the keytar, the fruit salad, the elephant costume + headphones combo... it's got it all
Yes, you do immediately need to watch the Wiggles covering Tame Impala 🐘 🎸 🍓 https://www.abc.net.au/triplej/like-a-version/the-wiggles-cover-tame-impala-elephant-for-like-a-version/13217364
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