It’s been an interesting fall so far, and I thought I’d share at least the feel of it with a few videos:
There have been snakes:
Fire (from an earlier event but similar):
I’ve got at least 40 tabs open to things I wanted to share with you, so here is a sneak peek into a few of the things I’m thinking about:
Dave wants to know when do you have enough money. He starts with Bill Simmons and it only gets better from there. I have been thinking about this a lot lately – as presidential campaigns heat up I will have some hard choices to make about where I spend my time.
In the same vein, being poor (or with limited resources) is expensive. I’m getting a first hand look at that right now and I can’t believe the hidden fees on things I take for granted. Women are disproportionally poor.
Gina’s whole post is a must read (and it sounds as though xoxo should be on my radar) but this line kicks a$$:
Somehow, some way, your worst moments feed your best work, and it might well take a decade to see it.
Sadly, being female online continues to be a problem for men.
That makes me hesitant to tell stories in public and brings me back around to why I enjoy Folk Festival and First Friday so much. I have a lot of respect for people fearless enough to perform for an audience. More on that soon!