I just realised my intro went when my instance crashed all those months ago.
My day job is a senior #networkengineer working on some very large and strange computer networks.
Hey y'all! 🤩
I'm new to mastodon! So I'm doing an #introduction
I'm Elyssa/Leelums and I'm a black artist that illustrates, dabbles in animation, video game design, and a lot of things! I love working with local artists to help them create their vision. I'm also currently in university!
I really want to help create a supportive empathetic community together here 😻
I got lost one summer road trip and found a coastal town with three ancient lighthouses. Two were obvious. One reached above the clouds - the elevator only recently electric.
The third was in a cliff face, just above sea level, often submerged during high tides - somehow sealed against leaks.
I stayed a week but learned little more than they did what lighthouses do.
When I found the town again later, there was always just the one...
Max Headroom: 20 minutes into the future (1985) https://mckitterick.tumblr.com/post/190378350660 /9
The Year was going to be... trying.
I clutched my Ultra Coffee; quad espresso, a dash of sugar for additional morale... I sipped fervently, wishing it could grant me extra spoons. No, maybe several spades. No, how about a whole snow-shovel? That might be approaching enough mental and emotional energy for...
A centaur galloped out of the Arrivals terminal, almost trampling me.
"Cousin! We're going to be best room-mates!"
@CobaltVelvet Sci-fi is having a drug money cyborg body
Cyberpunk is having to steal the drugs for it
There were steps leading from the sea wall into the water.
"Don't you just want to follow them down?" a tourist said.
An artist, painting nearby, looked at him.
"You don't need steps to get into the sea," she said, "only to get out of it."
Her smile seemed to have too many teeth.
#MicroFiction #TootFic #SmallStories
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