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Things I’m looking forward to

Soon I will be vocationally dislocated for some period of time. While I do hope this won’t be for a protracted period of time, there are some things I’m looking forward to doing while I am. I need to clean … Continue reading

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Further down the line

Unless the boss of me or the buyer gets hit by the bus, the sale of the company will be complete on July 29. I should be out of here by August 20. While I knew it was coming, none … Continue reading

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Puzzles

I had three friends several years ago and things went sourish. Actually, it was just one of them that went sour, but she took the other ones with her, and, well, you know how things are. Every now and again, … Continue reading

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Strange days, indeed

The thing about knowing that you’re not going to have a job is knowing that you’re not going to have a job. One day. Not today, or tomorrow, or next week, but, you know, one day. It’s kinda like circling … Continue reading

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Upheaval

The boss of me has put the company on the market. It might be a few weeks or it might be several months, but soon I’m going to be loose in the world, untethered for the first time in my … Continue reading

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Fun with Botox

Last Friday at Lynn and Pete’s for dinner, we were talking about the shots I’d had earlier that week and Anya asked what kind of shots. I said, “Botox.” Her eyes got very big and she looked concerned. She looked … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolutions

I am not a big fan of the New Year’s resolution. I think it sets me up early on for disappointment in myself because I tend to let my big plans (No more dessert! Save $1000 dollars! Cut down all … Continue reading

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