Afternoon Snack

This week we bring you mostly good vibes — beautiful new manga, beautiful horses, and beautiful aging bodies. Let’s dive in!


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Anne Helen Peterson writes about getting into athleticism in your 40s, about relationships to endurance, about not getting stronger or faster but about understanding.


For this week’s one bummer content in Afternoon Snack, a piece on wage theft. While the piece focuses on theft in California and the cost it takes on Californians, this is a dishearteningly common practice that takes a toll on marginalized groups in disproportionate numbers.


We at POME were never horse girls, but we support horses and horse girls, generally.


https://calmatters.org/explainers/when-employers-steal-wages-from-workers/
Friend of POME, Tristan Tarwater, has a new digital zine up and available for readers everywhere! It is funny and it is filled with hand-painted gouache pieces and it’s PWYW, so you really can’t go wrong.
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Romance Roundtable #52: Classmates

Today we’re covering Volumes 1 and 2 of Asumiko Nakamura’s Classmates: a sweet boys’ love manga about two extremely teenaged boys falling for each other and figuring things out about themselves along the way.

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