in no particular order & a work in progress... ain't nobody got time to make a proper list! a long ago LR from your favorite & mine @veshecco β™₯️
  1. β€’
    never underestimate the power of connecting with random strangers
    Giphy
    you wonderful people are scattered throughout the world... i appreciate the myriad perspectives 🌎🌍🌏
  2. β€’
    interactions with variable generations is a good thing
    Giphy
    i've seen so much of myself in younger people & empathize with their struggles + appreciate the calm acceptance & knowing of some of our more experienced listers. and super relate to folks that are my age. it's a wonderful gift πŸ’.
  3. β€’
    drafts mean everything. to everyone.
    Static
    there's been a decline in posts, which I blame on no mas drafts. people put a lot of heart & soul into lists... it's hard to sit & write them when you know you can't save, revisit, edit & post. adding/editing once published is a nice option, but isn't the same as draft availability 😐.
  4. β€’
    series lists are the best!
    Giphy downsized medium
    i appreciate & look forward to posts by my favorite listers. bumper stickers, books, concerts, comedy specials... bring it!! πŸ“±πŸ“
  5. β€’
    it's a safe space for people to work out deeply personal stuff
    Giphy
    i love that people feel comfortable sharing & the fact that people are so supportive. some of the most poignant words of wisdom i've ever read have been on list πŸ’ž.
  6. β€’
    LRs make you feel special
    Giphy downsized medium
    need i say more? πŸŒˆπŸ¦„
  7. β€’
    GIFs, photos & emojis make lists memorable
    Giphy
    i have πŸ˜‚πŸ˜³πŸ˜£πŸ˜±πŸ€”πŸ˜¬πŸ™ŒπŸΌπŸ‘πŸΌ+β™₯️ so many lists because of the strong GIF/photo/emoji game. y'all are a witty, funny, sarcastic group! i would try to capture this in GIF/photo, but the damn app isn't cooperating. figures, right?
  8. β€’
    there are TWO li.stbots traveling the world
    Static
    see 1st entry... SO MUCH LOVE FOR THIS. it speaks volumes about the community that's been cultivated πŸ€–βœˆοΈπŸ“·πŸ”„