my week in objects (mostly).

July 10, 2020

1. this flowering basil.

{just because.}

2. this wrap onesie.

{because they’re the easiest.}

3. these rain drops.

{and a plan cancelling rainstorm.}

4. these earrings.

{and remembering to wear them.}

5. this squeeze of lime.

{and avocado toast for lunch.}

other things:

wasted space.

solving the climate crisis is about everything.

how can we organize society in a healthy, productive way?

ready to be reborn.

essay generator.

for dinner.

people will take what they need and leave what they don’t.

the plague states of america.

the perfect mask is useless if it never makes it onto someone’s face.

helpful ratings.


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  • Reply Laura July 10, 2020 at 3:18 pm

    Hi Erin! Are you offering signed copies of your books anywhere presently?

    • Reply ERIN BOYLE July 11, 2020 at 9:19 am

      Hmm. I’m no sure if there are still any signed copies at Books are Magic, but if not I might be able to arrange to sign one there and have them ship it?

  • Reply Scarlet July 10, 2020 at 5:40 pm

    I love those 21 Tara earrings and their mission to promote fair trade and support small family business.

  • Reply m July 10, 2020 at 5:52 pm

    Asking a favor: When you link to a NYTimes article could you note that it is such? I burn through my free articles so fast. Thank you.

    • Reply ERIN BOYLE July 11, 2020 at 9:14 am

      If you hover over any link before clicking you can see where it takes you!

  • Reply Anna July 10, 2020 at 7:48 pm

    I am so glad you continue to do these posts on Fridays, Erin. The routine and loveliness of them brings me so much peace! <3

  • Reply Joanne July 12, 2020 at 3:44 am

    Ooh, those earrings are gorgeous!! And I love that article from The Cut. What a reason for faith in humanity! <3

  • Reply Heather July 14, 2020 at 12:22 am

    Oooh I just LOVED the article in the Atlantic on friendships as true relationships! Such a refreshing and interesting perspective. Thanks for sharing!

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