So much more than the show!
Of course I read the book while picturing all of the actors from the series, those I could identify. But the true story behind the show is so much better! I found it both more informative and more hopeful. I think the main takeaway was a keen insight to just how broken the women's prison system is, and I can't imagine the men's being any better. Legalize the drugs, and completely separate non-violent offenders. That seems like it would be a good place to start!
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Giving up on IndieWeb - Again!
I have a long, tortured history with the IndieWeb. It's like social media - each time I think I'm over it I rage-quit and then I later return. I forget all the bad things and remember only the good and I tell myself this time it will be different. In other words, I never...READ MORE
Reconnected with micro.blog
Finished with the basic migration to eleventy and adding Indieweb microformats and webmentions. I think I have all this working now. Time to connect back to micro.blog and test it out!READ MORE
Built with Eleventy
I'll write up the details later, but this site is now being created/parsed/compiled, etc. using Eleventy. I'm still pushing it to GitHub, and Netlify is grabbing it and serving it. That part's the same. Just different under the hood. Also a new design/theme, and redoing...READ MORE
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