today i fell victim to my first ever COPYRIGHT TROLL. i was contacted by etsy with a notice that they had deactivated 26 of my items. a lawyer hired by this company (from my experience with over a year of making nautical bracelets, this company is at the very top of the nautical bracelet game — which makes even less sense) saying that they hold a patent on several of the bracelet designs. ...
i’ve gotten really sick of the way my face looks after i’ve been crying. i’ve been super down on myself lately, looks-wise, and none of it helps in the slightest. contrary to that, though, things have actually been pretty fantastic lately. i just can’t help shake the feeling that i’m about two steps away from just losing it. full time job, part time job, and trying...