Appended my bio to include not only dog papa but also human papa fall 2019

@bryn thank you so far being a future dad means crying in my car when I listen to basically any song, and crying at work when a friend on mastodon told me I'll be a good da

@alex sounds rad, pretty sure you're nailing it

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