Archive for the 'Work' Category
No time at all passed between my last post and a series of events that ensured I was unable to “just chill” and enjoy having finished school. First of all, our house was burglarized. While it may have been something of an overreaction, I took that as a sign that it was time to move. [...]
When most students graduate college, at least those who are not immediately embarking upon adventures in graduate school, they experience a plethora of emotions. First, accomplishment. We are members of the 22% of Americans with a bachelor’s degree. That’s not a huge percentage, and a four-year degree is a big accomplishment. Second, freedom. I used [...]
I’m officially employed again, or at least I will be after I fill out the requisite mountain of paperwork. I just accepted a position as a tutor at Wright State’s University Writing Center, where I will guide young collegiate minds through the challenges of academic writing. I’m hoping this will give me some insight as [...]
So, after much down time and the horror of having no internet access and no PC to play with, Chip broke down and bought one of these and essentially rebuilt my computer. It makes me happy, not only because it now works, but because it’s about half the size of my old tower, which had [...]
Kory is adjusting quite well to the 7th grade (!) and ran his first meet of the Cross Country season with a time of 7:32 for one mile. Not too shabby. He will run another meet at Atherton High School on Saturday, September 30 at 8:00 a.m., a 3K. There is a 5K later in [...]
I don’t have anything important to say … I’m signed up with a temp agency and may have something else in the works … what else do you need to know?