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Karen Walrond @Chookooloonks Houston, Texas, USA

light-seeker & light-maker. author • attorney • activist • 🇹🇹 author of The Beauty of Different & The Lightmaker's Manifesto (Fall 2021) she/her

820 Following   14,917 Followers   51,677 Tweets

Joined Twitter 5/28/07


@kristenhowerton @nerdseyeview This is exactly the tone you had in my dream! "No, Karen, WE ARE NOT GIVING UP. It'… https://t.co/udZ2aQxaxYCome on, Houston, let's GOOOOOOOOOO! https://t.co/d8ZkYPSBoR https://t.co/BX2MwWPSQ9 @alimal22 Just 'cause I'm runnin' don't mean I can't look good. https://t.co/qMeLwopRXa @lksriv https://t.co/hV9TME4uuG @lksriv And yet I can't divert my gaze. It's just so .... https://t.co/a3QUFCSNYN @nerdseyeview So much I left out. Like the fact that somehow, I was cutting Brad's hair in a crowded locker room/c… https://t.co/VNhniwTjWT @lksriv I'm feeling actual physical discomfort watching this. Good Lord. @giyen THANK. YOU. @txelz Marcus asked the same thing. "Did you eat cheese before you went to bed?" @SteveErrey https://t.co/Rbf2hgmOHnJust woke up from a dream where I was dating a sullen Brad Pitt, cutting his hair, finding out together about a fal… https://t.co/xB4sOt0KoN
10/22
2020
G'on and make yourself a cuppa. You'll feel better. https://t.co/ZkodbVf9FK @ElisaC This is my sweet friend @TaranaBurke's everlasting question. @txelz @outsidevoice BABY STEPS. 😀Okay, so here's @brenebrown's conversation with @joebiden. It's really good, BUT ALSO! I'm sharing this because Bre… https://t.co/97pLja3I5LOkay, see that triangle between Houston/San Antonio/Dallas/Austin? OMG YES PLEASE. https://t.co/nRoISXRnKfHarris County, you sexy beast, you're voting in record numbers. KEEP. GOING. (Houstonians, you can vote anywher… https://t.co/JDV7K4G3oj
10/21
2020
Heartbreaking, and so, so unsurprising. https://t.co/9gKQFpo3naIt's a mild, breezy day in Harris County, and 60,342 people have cast votes at any of their choice of 122 luxurious… https://t.co/qm3ujJcb5d
Retweeted by Karen Walrond @Kathy_Valentine @MickPuck Walrond 2020: WE NEED CHEESELet love rule. https://t.co/6BHt5aHSlPMy birthday wish this year? For everyone to go vote: https://t.co/MykJL0X5gt.
Retweeted by Karen WalrondI think it's normal to feel sadness when seeing Bill Cosby's recent mugshot. It's not about ignoring the acts of a… https://t.co/CA8auwGTMU
10/20
2020
I admit it: I’m greedy. https://t.co/OFQBJH1kuFDespite lightning, gloom, humidity and downpours, 58,600 people have voted so far in Harris County today. Just a… https://t.co/FBIRhVVz6k
Retweeted by Karen Walrond @NicoleBlades https://t.co/gRVjyn3XgXThe part of covid that's difficult with older kids: in virtual school, they manage themselves, but when ur in a cit… https://t.co/1fwKv9v057What, WHAT? A NEW PODCAST from @BreneBrown, all about how to be courageous at work? THAT'S. 👏🏾 WHAT. 👏🏾 I'M 👏🏾 TA… https://t.co/pM0J2uMn9uHOUSTON! If you haven't voted yet, GO. No lines anywhere right. You can vote anywhere in your county. It will ta… https://t.co/w2qTNFBNmHTHAT'S. WHAT. I'M. TALKIN'. 'BOUT, FLORIDA! https://t.co/NDEV2IG016Are you doing anything to decorate for the end of the year? https://t.co/5kiSFHZws8
10/19
2020
@WendiAarons I'M JUST SAYING. Because if I'm spending that kind of money on a plastic pumpkin, it's gonna have to… https://t.co/brsBkZNhMGLooking for pre-lit jack-o-lanterns that I can put on our front porch on Amazon, and found a 20" one for -- wait fo… https://t.co/oXl1w4xW7MTexas is the BIGGEST battleground state. With support from this grassroots army, we'll have the resources we need t… https://t.co/1hMy8LACTf
Retweeted by Karen WalrondNo way, Sen. Cornyn. You don’t get to run for the exit door two weeks before an election just because you’re worrie… https://t.co/0kO9Oa1fjr
Retweeted by Karen WalrondThe Dalai Lama congratulating Jacinda Ardern, calling her "calm, compassionate and respectful of others." *pouts*… https://t.co/eEPzKvZf8xHey Houstonians -- think voting centres are closed today, because Sunday? THINK AGAIN, BABY! Get out there and vo… https://t.co/XckRiTmHkO @terrieichholz https://t.co/7EKTX6TVhGOh, this is RICH. https://t.co/6sOrBBdA7V @cc_chapman @JoeBiden @KamalaHarris Stay safe, brother. @cc_chapman @JoeBiden @KamalaHarris Lookin' good, Chap. And as an early voter myself, I love your reason for votin… https://t.co/Rc3S9AoL5S“We are all made of star stuff,” said astronomer Carl Sagan. I’m feeling that today. Not in a “twinkle twinkle li… https://t.co/ah08OTXYha
10/18
2020
@NicoleBlades @djolder This is my man's outfit ON. THE. DAILY.Election season thoughts, as inspired by Tree. https://t.co/DVRm3GPDAvMy daughter is returning to in-person classes next week (I know). She is in her third year of learning ASL & her AS… https://t.co/hEM5Rz1pjx @20KCourtenay @HarrisVotes @saracress Seriously, it is giving me MUCH joy. Way to inject joy and light into someth… https://t.co/nscfj3nSD7
10/17
2020
Listening to Spotify while I work, and a bossa nova song just came on, and I'm THISCLOSE to bursting into tears. M… https://t.co/8AV1xT7byR @wardomatic A pride of my entryway, man ... https://t.co/GHFd80hCd2Friends, listen up: TAKING PHOTOS OF YOUR MARKED BALLOT (or your ballot screen) MIGHT BE ILLEGAL. We REALLY need t… https://t.co/0swjkyF7frNeed evidence to convince friends and family that it's time to vote Biden/Harris, and then hold them accountable af… https://t.co/0rpT88kQ60 @designcrush #shoop
10/16
2020
@lizadonnelly Amazing, Liza. Congratulations on all of this!.@sandymaple ARE YOU WORKING IN WHOLE FOODS? https://t.co/AzSFNZ9QH8How do you do the voodoo that you do?! https://t.co/UNsHGOOvhY @GoonSquadSarah I'd come out of lawyer retirement to defend you.LET’S GOOOOOOOOO https://t.co/qoM9XMEALe
10/15
2020
I'll be drenching myself in hand sanitizer every 15 minutes. https://t.co/FX7MF7GBqBOh, OKAY, Harris County! That's how we DO. THAT! "More than 100,000 cast their ballot in person in Harris County… https://t.co/OqKg9AIboZ @aimeewoodall Happy birthday, beauty!!!!! @schmutzie That dog is a menace.So, I voted. That was a high. Also, my dog chased, caught, killed, re-entered our house & calmly, delicately plac… https://t.co/U6NaB0iyKG
10/14
2020
@SunniBrown Let’s GOOOOOOOOOOO!!!! https://t.co/36kY9tBuRDTook me 15 minutes total to vote, from standing in line to walking out the door. Remember, Harris County, during e… https://t.co/DpjxfKOLtMVOOOOOOOOOOOOOTEDDDDDD!!!!! https://t.co/wBxz6ZKQZMGO HOUSTON GO!!! https://t.co/UFmBNB2urT @NicoleBlades https://t.co/P8rXAyls8j @NicoleBlades https://t.co/m4tsrH4a4Y @kristysf @KSVesq @DearBadKitty TOTALLY different. TOE. TALL. EE. different. @kristysf @KSVesq YOU ARE MY SOUL SISTER. https://t.co/bVzEy1w34U
10/13
2020
@sesameellis Girrrrrl .... to the DMs!Thank God it wasn’t what I thought it was. https://t.co/O9ZPZ4Bn2f @kristenhowerton Girl HIE THE TO THE DMS.I drove from Houston to Marfa this past week and, in case you’re feeling passive, I want you to know I saw at least… https://t.co/80jB776ITh
Retweeted by Karen WalrondTWICE in the last wk I've heard of school assgnmnts inviting kids to empathize w/"both sides": 1) an essay from po… https://t.co/HmkRvl3Rn1 @SunniBrown Oh, I OWN IT, never you fear. 😉 @Kathy_Valentine @realDonaldTrump Stinks, don't it? https://t.co/3UWbprgC8dMy new favourite word. Also, friends who create children's books (I'm lookin' at you, @wardjenkins, @mybrownbaby),… https://t.co/bZSAfNbl69 @SunniBrown Fact. My day planner is fast becoming a study in obsessive doodling, thanks in part to your TED talk. https://t.co/KZ1CRryCtMCrazy thought: is it possible Fox News is beginning to twig that the president is bugnuts crazy, and so are inviti… https://t.co/QNJLlRQTVNAnd this is why, if you can, you might want to vote in person at this point. Texans, early voting starts TOMORROW.… https://t.co/EPExF03AFNMorning, friends! Sweet Duckie has a lovely story for you to start your week. Enjoy. https://t.co/cmPnJY136S @chescaleigh I just stumbled on your SWGSTBG video -- which I LOVED back in the day! -- and stared open-mouthed. G… https://t.co/97idQG1tTY
10/12
2020
@bestoneTX If that's not the opening scene of a horror movie, I do not know what is. @xphaqtor https://t.co/b1UpW6EtqBI felt this tweet in my soul. #introvert https://t.co/t0ILP7l7bH @everywhereist that engagement ring is everything. 😍I will be adding this song into the mix as well. It's just so SMOOOOTH. https://t.co/p5ShpKZXMk @agorist They aren't, but they NEED to be. Fun fact: if I love a band, they disappear. And I LOVED Digable Planets.The genre of music I listen to most (usually while working) is sort of a trip-hop-lo-fi thing commonly heard in lob… https://t.co/jBVIsRHXikWell done, TEXAS! This is why your @GovAbbott is trying to cut off access to voting -- he's afraid of you. Keep goi… https://t.co/00xDCG3bqc
Retweeted by Karen Walrond @JessWeiner WAIT. Is this a REAL screen grab?!?The Patinkins are a national treasure. https://t.co/I05R3cfOKrFile under: Women Whose Law License Meant Way More to Them Than Mine Has Ever Meant to Me https://t.co/JCq8wNyqhS
10/11
2020
@afrobella @bgg2wl @aaw1976 do. not. even. start. me. with. these. blexit. fools.TEXANS: WE CAN MAKE THIS HAPPEN, but you HAVE to vote. Early in-person voting begins TUESDAY. During this two… https://t.co/Eq6XS4RU18 @cc_chapman @oceanbound See also John Mayer, Chris Brown, et alFeaturing a floating home, international meals, and an unexpected inventor. https://t.co/ojryWb5UVR
10/10
2020
Media reports are calling the WH event Trump is planning a "rally." Is it an official government event or a campaig… https://t.co/HIrIlztfDJ
Retweeted by Karen WalrondMe, after being offline all day, and logging on Twitter to catch up: https://t.co/atyeRvOKhGIf 6 Muslims tried to kill a Governor—Trump would've touted his Muslim ban If 6 Mexicans tried to kill a Governor—… https://t.co/4IdLfTdjiF
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10/9
2020

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