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Technically I’m not an “essential worker” at the moment. I joined the “great resignation” a few months back. However, I will likely be taking a temporary part-time position again in an essential sector soon.

I’ve discovered that part-time gig and service-sector work suits me fine. At least it does for…

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Checklists, deadlines, events marked in our calendars… Increasingly, life is lived as though it is best measured by the number of tasks we have completed — ideally on schedule — as opposed to the quality of the experiences we have lived through and the growth that comes with facing unfamiliar…

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America is cursed with a long election cycle. In fact, it has become impossible to argue that it hasn’t mutated into a perpetual one.

I was reminded of this while skimming the news this morning (a habit I desperately need to break). CNN had a link right below its featured…

Craig Axford

US citizen residing in British Columbia, Canada. Degrees include anthropology and environmental studies. Activism, politics, science, nature.

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