Pinky’s Linkies

Pinky Nepomuceno
Half links, half diary
Created 29 Aug 2020
  • Volume 02 Issue 40
    04 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    Y’all, how is it October already? What a rollercoaster of emotions this week was. There was some deep rage-grief that got stirred up when BTS announced their LA concerts. It’s like, the rest of the wo...
  • Volume 02 Issue 39
    27 Sep 2021 • 3 min read
    I joined a book club this past Friday night, something I’ve been wanting to do for a while. Chris and Isa, both teachers and good friends of mine, picked Beach Read by Emily Henry. It’s been so long s...
  • Volume 02 Issue 38
    20 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    I had a long conversation with a friend this week about the peaks and valleys of life. “What do you think your purpose is?” is one of the hardest questions to answer. I don’t know if I’ll ever have a ...
  • Volume 02 Issue 37
    13 Sep 2021 • 3 min read
    My energy was low this week, and coupled with needing to step up my babysitting duties, I was left with little mental bandwidth for other things. Gotta say, I don’t know how parents are surviving this...
  • Volume 02 Issue 36
    06 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    I’ve been watching a lot of TV lately, finally leaning into the whole unemployed thing. In particular, I’ve been streaming The O.C. and One Tree Hill because I wanted to listen to the companion podcas...
  • Volume 02 Issue 35
    30 Aug 2021 • 2 min read • 4 2
    On this day in 2020, I sent out the first issue of this newsletter. A whole year ago! When I started it, it was just a way to keep track of time and goings-on, a way for me to push back against my bra...
  • Volume 02 Issue 34
    23 Aug 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    I had a rotten week with a bunch of bad news coming fast on each other’s heels. Today, though, was peaceful: I watched another concert (BTS in LA), babysat the nephew, ate burrata pizza, read a fanfic...
  • Volume 02 Issue 33
    16 Aug 2021 • 2 min read
    Over the weekend, my ARMY group chat was discussing how most of us are so anxious we’ve turned numb. The news is overwhelmingly bad and it feels like there’s no light at the end of the tunnel. Having ...
  • Volume 02 Issue 32
    09 Aug 2021 • 3 min read
    Anxiety hit like an anvil to the head this week. Rushing last-minute errands, mentally preparing to be locked down again (even if I hardly go out, at least I had the freedom to, ya know?) and lots of ...
  • Volume 02 Issue 31
    02 Aug 2021 • 4 min read
    This weekend felt like my weekends of yore: I had a packed schedule of errands to run, things to do; as one item on the agenda would take longer than I'd anticipated, I'd shift around my list to accom...
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