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Hour Of The Day When I Realized I Forgot To Eat Lunch: 4
The picture above contains a popular brand of carbonated soft drink. Well, it’s also of my desk earlier today, and the door to my office. And a window showing sunlight and the outside world where I would have preferred to be at 3 PM today. That’s not to suggest that I don’t thoroughly enjoy my … Continue reading A Helpful Guide For Navigating The Weekend
I got slammed with work today before I even walked in the door to my office. Several hours later, lunch time came and went without allow me so much as a passing moment to look up and catch my breath. I certainly didn’t have time to make a run to the grocery for those healthy … Continue reading Mundane lunch haiku
As is so often the case when that first week of real work in the new year rolls around, I find myself swamped worse than Luke Skywalker looking for a 900 year-old Jedi Master. How bad could it really be, you ask? Well: My task list at the office stretches from here to Narnia, and … Continue reading Pictures worth 400 words
Wow, by the way I put that exclamation point there, you’d think I was excited about it or something. As if it meant I was getting some kind of summer vacation. Yes, well, I’m not. Summer break for me means little more than I’ll find myself wondering why there are children still underfoot past the … Continue reading School. Is. Out!
The kids came home from school today, finally released from another agonizing year of boredom, stupid rules, assorted nonsense, and cafeteria gruel. At least, I'm sure that's what it seemed like to them. To the Puddinette and I, though, it seems that we blinked and somehow lost 9 months of time. On August 18th, 2011, … Continue reading The last day of school and how it’s Just. Not. Fair