Otterday! And Open Thread. (XMAS-FREE ZONE)

[See our other Otterday if you want to talk about that celebration some people have on the 25th!]

Today’s otter, Mazu, is an orphaned Congo Clawless Otter, rescued and hand reared with assistance from the International Otter Survival Fund.

an otter and a human, shot from behind, sit on a rock looking across a river to the sunset above trees on the other side.

Please feel free to use this thread to natter about anything your heart desires, with the exclusion noted above. Is there anything great happening in your life? Anything you want to get off your chest? Reading a good book (or a bad one)? Anything in the news that you’d like to discuss? What have you created lately? Commiserations, felicitations, temptations, contemplations, speculations?

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4 replies

  1. i just found out that a piece I wrote for the Dear Sister anthology was accepted for publication. I am over the moon. This piece is so personal to me because I wrote it as a letter to a friend of mine that was raped. It included everything that I wanted to say to her at the time but didn’t have the courage to say.

  2. Well done you, that’s fantastic!

  3. I was reffered to this on Twitter, and thought you might find it interesting: (h/t @annaoverseas)
    A podcast featuring s. e. smith and other disability activists and advocates, talking about Glee (starts about 15 min in).
    @annaoverseas will be transcribing it; I’ll post a link when it’s up.

  4. Today in so-terrible-its-amazing websites: Boycott American Women
    (via Jill at Feministe)

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