Monday, November 1 2021

Quote of the Day

He had thought to bargain with them, a very naive anarchist’s notion. The individual cannot bargain with the State. The State recognizes no coinage but power: and it issues the coins itself.

Ursula K. LeGuin, The Dispossessed

NaNoWriMo time

Alas, I did not finish my worldbuilding in time to write during NaNo. I’m just going to have to aim to have my worldbuilding done by the end of NaNo!

But one of my favorite authors to follow on YouTube is vlogging her NaNo experience all month: Heart Breathings (Sarra Cannon). Her Nano blogs are super fun to watch.

Crystal Moon Power!

I have a huge soft spot for Sailor Moon, and this weekend I watched Sailor Moon Eternal. This was the first time I saw the attack: Starlight Honeymoon Therapy Kiss, and I love everything about it!

Also I found these pins / stickers and I need all of them, possibly!

To good friends and love!

Some quick links

Found these over the weekend:

Net zero is not enough – we need to build a nature-positive future I need to work faster to get my story out…it’s so timely!!!!

Against longtermism: It started as a fringe philosophical theory about humanity’s future. It’s now richly funded and increasingly dangerous Somebody needs to take these jokers and humanely relocate them to some island they can ruin to their heart’s content–Capitalism Island–and let the rest of us figure out how to clean up their fucking nightmare mess.

The Uselessness of Useful Knowledge I’m writing about an AI, this might be helpful.