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Hello! I'm Regina, I'm 35, I live in Chicago, my pronouns are they/them, and I just used the phrase "document of documentation" in an email, so you should not interact with me.

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when hummingbirds drink from the hummingbird feeder they make a tiny little "thbppt" noise

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The two shows where I would gladly play any role are Twelfth Night and Rocky Horror Picture Show, and that's how I know I'm bisexual

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Everyone has to be extra nice to me because I don't know how to do that tiny font

"I'm George Washington and I'm here to say,
It was me who founded the US of A,
I took a boat across a river one time,
And now I'll outmatch the English with rhyme"

-From 'Hamilton'

when phil collins remastered his albums in 2016 he updated all the cover art from young phil collins to old phil collins and to be honest that is extremely cool

Waking up from a nap feels like stepping out of a time machine and getting caught in a big net by an ape riding a horse

ego death ment 

some people need to hear this tbh

Me, watching TV: ugh, these teen characters are too cool and worldly, teens do not talk like this
Me, writing a play: hot damn I am going to write the coolest teen characters ever

This community choir singing Kate Bush's "Cloudbusting" really got to me

I just know that something good is gonna happen
I don't know when
But just saying it could even make it happen

Can't wait to live in an old folks home where young people doing community service projects will entertain us with slideshows of lolcats


Too anxious to be dysphoric, ie. indestructible

me: it is unfair and ableist to define a person's worth by the productivity of their labor. we should move beyond that to celebrate the things people do outside of their work

landlord: i would like six hundred american dollars, please

me: get a real job

be friends with people that you like yourself around

Still Mumfin' After All These Years: the Best of Mumford & Sons

Someone put up a leaflet that said "All Businesses Are Essential"


Show more is a Mastodon instance for Chicagoans current, former, and future. Its name comes from Carl Sandburg, who once compared ships pulling out to “mastodons, arising from lethargic sleep.” Our goal for is to build a community of friends and neighbors across the Windy City. Toot your pho place recommendations, meet-up ideas, pothole gripes, creative dibs, and cross-town baseball taunts—whatever you want, as long it abides by our short and sweet content policy.