"We cover the very real challenges down here amongst the populace every day - from the out-of-control plague to the beggar children & even the king's wars. Why is asking whether there are shared events we can celebrate together offensive somehow?"
Ceejbot's mastodon instance. This is an overprovisioned, personally-run instance running on AWS. I welcome friends to create accounts here. I intend to run it as long as people are using it.