Monthly Archives: June 2013

bright spot

my first day on the job here was jun 30, 2003. that means that my 10-year anniversary is coming up. that means i’ll get a plaque for 10 years of federal service to hang on my wall. i never have … Continue reading

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it’s one of those days

this morning i feel like time is dragging. i got to work at 6:50 this morning. it hasn’t even been 3 hours yet, but i feel like i’ve been here all day and part of another. i’m sure the fact … Continue reading

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today’s good deed

(because i like to do my alms before men) there i was walking down the hall to the lavatory. as i arrived at the main corridor, here came a big dude pushing a dolly with a big(ger) box on it. … Continue reading

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what if

i decided to be serious about looking for a new job. one that was closer to home. does anybody have an idea about what kind of job i would look for? i get stuck on that question every time and … Continue reading

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anniversaries

i started this blog 3 years ago this month. can that even be possible? let us celebrate this milestone by talking about how i swapped out my desk chair this morning and have instead been sitting on a therapy ball … Continue reading

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