This post is public and free to share Hi Friends. I hope you are all taking care of yourselves. This list is too giant to fully show up in your email so you may need to click through to view the entire thing. Last week I suggested that you reach out to your Black friends. Like e…
Hi friends! By the time this newsletter goes out, I will have been sheltering in place for 191 days. Sometimes I feel okay and recently came across thi…
Patricia Elzie
Hi friends! As you know, I am in the San Francisco Bay Area. As you may also know, a whole lot of California is on fire right now. When my wife left ou…
Patricia Elzie
Hi friends! I’m trying out a new time for sending the newsletter so thanks for bearing with me. Today I wanted to write a bit more about boundaries bec…
Patricia Elzie
Hi friends! There’s a lot going on right now in the U.S. and I’m having a hard time finding anything to say that isn’t just screaming incoherently and …
Patricia Elzie
Hi friends! Well, fire season in California has started. There are over 360 wildfires currently burning in California. We have kept our windows closed …
Patricia Elzie
Hi friends! I am overwhelmed. I’m taking Friday (newsletter day!) off my day job this week which means it was a 4-day work week for me. I have had 17 m…
Patricia Elzie
Hi friends! Today I want to write about something very, very important to me: snail mail. “But this newsletter is about self-help and being a better pe…
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