After my printer adios-ed the other day, and until I decide on a new printer, I still occasionally need something printed. Fortunately my folks are super close by and they have a printer. With a scanner, which I almost never need but in this one case, last Saturday, I did.Continue reading “The scanner”
So the terms of my separation included keeping me on the company insurance through the end of that month, which would have been Oct 31.Continue reading “Failure”
It’s official. Seventeen years and just under one month after I started my career at the company, it ends.Continue reading “One Door Closes”
Now that I’ve worked through all my prescheduled flotsam to cover my “away” time, here’s the real news, now on a lag.Continue reading “Transit Back to the Grind”
The night in the hotel is a mixed blessing. I didn’t have to drive the trek back and forth on successive days. The hotel was kind of a pit. I slept poorly. When I did sleep, I dreamt, and those dreams were not all good.Continue reading “In the office, and not”
First note: I didn’t do the whole drive in one day. There’s a hotel less than a mile from the office – it’s been my backup plan if I ever get stranded up here in weather.Continue reading “To the office”
This is for Pete who gave me directions when I got so lost en route, the day the highway was closed.Continue reading “For Pete’s Sake”
At 9pm I get a message on the company chat platform from the Asia team. It’s their morning, so emails are not unusual at this hour. Chats, less so.Continue reading “And that’s why we ALL need a vacation”
So after my missed office appearance yesterday, I went today.
I went. I did not stay.
Here’s why:Continue reading “Are you KIDDING?”