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megan hunt
writing, links, reviews, style, and goofing off from the middle of america
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  • no. 26: five quick ones
    08 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    Redistricting was bad Depression sucks, I’ve been having a rough go with it. It comes and goes. What’s helping me most lately is that I hired someone (a grad student of one of my friends) to do some b...
  • no. 25: redistricting, vespa, concussion, and a sale
    24 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    The shop is beautiful. I have had SO MUCH fun spending each day working in the space and meeting the people in the neighborhood who stop by. My friend Justin Thompson helped me out by putting a pine v...
  • no. 24: I guess I'll open a store
    03 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read
    I made something for you! Sneak peek Friday at 5pm. 6105 Maple St, Omaha. More to come. If you know someone who would like this in their inbox, forward it to them and tell your friends to subscribe. F...
  • no. 23: sex education and hawaii
    06 Aug 2021 • 2 min read
    Tomorrow I am taking off at 5am for the State Board of Education hearing on the framework for K-12 health education in our state. The second draft of the standards was released in July and is a comple...
  • no. 22: religion and government
    04 Aug 2021 • 4 min read
    Last week I did a talk at the American Humanist Association’s annual conference about being a non-religious elected official in conservative Nebraska and what that’s like. Atheist groups often ask me ...
  • no. 21: surprise trip, and other things
    20 Jul 2021 • 3 min read
    I’ve been doing this thing a lot of people do which is trying to List myself into happiness and self-actualization, writing down goals and ideas and intentions in categories like “New things I want in...
  • no. 20: meet cricket
    09 Jun 2021 • 3 min read
    photo by theresa freitas, one of my favorites Long days at home. I love being at home. I love working from home. I’m ready to stay holed up here forever, except for travel. This weekend I am going on ...
  • no. 19: recent moments of joy
    19 May 2021 • 2 min read
    photos in this edition by justine ward We only have about four days left in this legislative session which has my mind in a transitional place. What do I do when I’m not in session or getting ready to...
  • no. 18: this beautiful country
    07 May 2021 • 3 min read
    Photos in this section were taken by Danny. It’s been another week of late nights in the Nebraska Legislature where I have worked to block more bad legislation (tax credits for private education, coll...
  • no. 17: how do we do this again?
    29 Apr 2021 • 3 min read
    I just now got home after a long late night in the legislature. I am so grateful for the trust of my District 8 constituents, for the platform to do this work that I’m so passionate about, and for my ...
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