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  • Why I haven’t been writing.

    I suppose I failed spectacularly at writing every day for a year. A lot stood in my way. Honestly, writing here felt quite pointless with all that’s going on in the world. There’s so much to be angry about, so much to be picking up the phone and calling my Senators and Representatives about. Ted […]

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  • My first protest sign

    Today the world saw Donald Trump inaugurated as the 45th President of the United States. For many people, myself included, Trump stands against almost every world view I hold. I could go into it more, but I wanted to focus on writing about the Women’s March in Austin tomorrow. Today had me thinking a lot […]

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  • How Shabby Chic Shaped Me

    Before Anthropoloigie’s homewares section, there was Shabby Chic, which was created by British designer Rachel Ashwell. I originally stumbled across the brand in the late 1990s. My mother, who regularly redecorates her house to this day, had a Shabby Chic book on her bookshelf. Given that these were pre-Pinterest days, design ideas came from books and magazines. […]