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BROKEN NEWS: ABOMINABLE SNOWMAN SUES YETI FOR $1 BILLION, CLAIMS TRADEMARK INFRINGEMENT AND COMPLAINS OF CULTURAL APPROPRIATION

AUSTIN, Texas—In an exceedingly rare sighting, the Abominable Snowman was spotted in federal court with his attorneys, who filed a lawsuit against outdoor products company Yeti Holdings, seeking $1 billion in damages for trademark infringement of his Tibetan name, “Yeti.” The suit also states that the use of that name without adequate acknowledgement also constitutes […]

BROKEN NEWS: ABOMINABLE SNOWMAN SUES YETI FOR $1 BILLION, CLAIMS TRADEMARK INFRINGEMENT AND COMPLAINS OF CULTURAL APPROPRIATION

Sabbatical (and no I’m not lost I’m just taking time to do… nothing)

If you are reading this congratulations you’ve made it to part three of my never needed permissions series *claps in a circle*. I want to say thank you. Thank you to everyone who has encouraged me, asked about my next write-up, and told me I’m hilarious because I wholeheartedly believe I can only get my […]

Sabbatical (and no I’m not lost I’m just taking time to do… nothing)

A poem from one of ‘The Strongest of the Strange’ – Charles Bukowski

Artists or people who create often look for inspiration around them. The inspiration could come in various forms. I want to talk about how other artists and their work impact us and have a lasting impact on us, perhaps more so than the ones we meet in our lives. Among, many such figures, I want […]

A poem from one of ‘The Strongest of the Strange’ – Charles Bukowski

Season Four of Goliath Provides the Fitting End to McBride’s Legal Saga

In Season Four of Amazon Prime Video’s legal drama Goliath, Billy McBride and co. take on some of the true goliaths of the modern era, the pharmaceutical industry. The themes of this season address the complicity of Big Pharma in originating and perpetuating the opioid crisis of the 21st Century, and once again, the lines […]

Season Four of Goliath Provides the Fitting End to McBride’s Legal Saga

Winter Crafts

November into December has me rushing to finish up holiday gifts. in the past week i managed to finish two blackwork pillows that i spent the summer stitching. The blackwork patterns for both pillows were acquired from The Steady Thread design site. The first pillow shown was created as part of a year long stitch […]

Winter Crafts

Group Show

Brockenhurst WI is part of the ‘Brockenhurst Group’ area group which covers Sway, Barton Bees and New Milton Sands. Every other year we take part in a Craft and Produce show when members have a chance to show their craft and cooking skills in a friendly competition. The group show took place this weekend and […]

Group Show

7 Writing Challenges You Shouldn’t Waste Time Thinking About

Writing is a tough enough gig without you muddling it with your doubts and worries. But that doesn’t stop the occasional writing challenges from presenting themselves. Some of these challenges could pose very real problems for your writing journey, but some others are harmful only if you spend too much time worrying about them. Today, […]

7 Writing Challenges You Shouldn’t Waste Time Thinking About