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Can't Talk | May 1, 2016

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Dropping Wisdom

April 28, 2016 |

As I am edging ever closer to 50, I’d like to drop some of my wisdom on you (*said with tongue firmly in cheek):


Sometimes I feel like we suffer from a sense of cultural cognitive distortion—I don’t wear … Read More

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Aesthetics Are For Everyone

April 27, 2016 |

I wasn’t going to write for theme week this month; I’m a guy what do I know about aesthetics? I don’t do makeup or my hair. I don’t have style; I’m just a dude that likes comic books, movies, video … Read More

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The Aesthetics of Invisible Illness

April 27, 2016 |

Welcome to guest writer Beth who wrote a piece for Aesthetics Week on how appearances can be deceiving. 

I know the look all too well as I hang up my handicap parking placard in my rear view window. It follows … Read More

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Nerdy Makeup is the Bomb Dot Com

April 26, 2016 |

I love indie makeup, y’all.

There are so many reasons for this. I like supporting small businesses. I like having more color (and, let’s be real, sparkle) options than with traditional makeup companies. I like how much easier it is … Read More

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Can’t Talk Podcast Episode 145: We Want All Your Tips

April 25, 2016 |

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On this week’s Can’t Talk Podcast, we are joined by Patrick Weekes, author of the Rogues of the Republic Series, to talk writing, GMing a tabletop game, and to answer other silly … Read More

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Anxiety Lies

April 23, 2016 |

For the longest time, I thought I didn’t have problems with anxiety.

I don’t get panic attacks. I don’t wake up in the middle of the night, heart pounding and full of nameless dread. I do have trouble sleeping but … Read More

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Neverending Story

April 22, 2016 |

It’s Anxiety Awareness Month, which is a hilarious concept to me—as if I am ever unaware of anything. Trust me, I’m aware. I’m the king of awareness. I’m aware of every dang thing.

I wrote back in 2014 about what it’s like for me … Read More

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Home: A Discovery In Five Parts

April 21, 2016 | | 2 Comments

Welcome to guest writer Vianey! Vianey is also one of our awesome Twitch moderators and an all around rad person. Enjoy this beautiful piece on finding home.

I’m five years old, and I’m in Mexico.

I wake up and eat … Read More

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