Are you chasing luxury or survival?

By Fløren Kyteler (they/them/their or xey/xem/xeir) I was thinking about ideas similar to this yesterday. I’ve been watching Star Trek TNG. Earth no longer has poverty. There is no money. If you need something, you just…get it. What has resulted is, no one lives in extreme luxury, but everyone is comfortable. Deanna Troi can getContinue reading “Are you chasing luxury or survival?”

Processing a Generational Pain

By Fløren Kyteler (they/them/their or xey/xem/xeir) I believe I am feeling a “generational” pain for the first time. I have never had much of a personal tie to my ancestry. I’ve gone the vast majority of my life a bit apart from everyone around me, and my family is no exception. I also have aContinue reading “Processing a Generational Pain”

Reminder: Cops aren’t supposed to kill people

By Fløren Kyteler (they/them/their or xey/xem/xeir) Hey, so this piece of shit is making its rounds again! As a Louisville resident living in Old Lou a block away from a police station, I’ve been following this closely, and I’ll have my sources at the end of this list! I was even beaten by cops andContinue reading “Reminder: Cops aren’t supposed to kill people”

Frozen 2 never fails to make me ugly cry:

TW: mental health recovery. There will also be Frozen and Frozen 2 spoilers. I know, I know. This movie came out over a year ago, and I’m sure nearly everything I’m about to talk about has been talked about by some other person way, way before me and in a more articulate way. But! IContinue reading “Frozen 2 never fails to make me ugly cry:”

How Chadwick Boseman’s death helped me process trauma

8/31/2020, by Fløren K (xey/xem/xeir) TW: death, cancer, abuse in the entertainment industry Chadwick Boseman died of colon cancer three days ago. I woke up to a text from my closest friend telling me it had happened. I was obviously shocked, and, from a more self centered place, devastated that we would never again seeContinue reading “How Chadwick Boseman’s death helped me process trauma”