Today I feel a somewhat spiritual connection to this enormous raccoon who got stuck in a sewer grate and had to be removed by humans.
In case you weren’t aware, the British Library has a fantastic Flickr account. Weirdly, though, all the images are of me.
I recently made the mistake of telling my so-called friend Kate Dries [Ed. Note: and the rest of the world] that, circa 1997-8, I heavily resembled Zac Hanson, the youngest member of the band Hanson.
Since its founding in 1986, American Girl has focused its energies on “fueling connection among girls and helping them to unleash their full potential.” But of the over 29 million American Girl dolls that have been sold in the past 31 years, I’ve personally identified with exactly zero. I felt left out and woefully…
If my younger self could see me now, she would certainly have a reaction.
On Saturday, in Billings, Montana, it hailed, and I lit out for the territory ahead of the rest.
Corgis! Lots of corgis! Lots of corgis on a beach! Who wouldn’t want to go to a corgi meet-up on a beach? The answer is “no one wouldn’t want to go to a corgi meet-up on a beach.” Like, seriously—as of now, 2,243 people have RSVP’d “yes” to this event.