Friday link roundup 8/28

A photographer captures the world’s oldest trees.

A man writes about male body image issues.

On the state of mental illness and treatment in China.

There have been discussions online lately about what “White Feminism” means and how a more intersectional (across lines of race, class, and gender) feminist perspective is needed.  Here’s an explanation from Everyday Feminism.  Here’s an article about a young actress’ Instagram post on that issue.

An open letter to newly-diagnosed adults with sensory processing disorder.  This really resonated with me, especially this line: “The power is in the cognitive shift from I am a disaster to I am unique, from I can’t handle anything to I can handle many things a certain way.”  

On what it means to be an artist.

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