Monthly Archives: November 2016

A Bad Employee?

Am I a bad employee? Today, I heard through a co-worker, who was reprimanded that the two of us talk too much. Is that a bad thing? But seriously, is it a bad thing that I have time to talk to a co-worker while at work who also has time to talk? Am I expected to be working every possible minute of the day? If I am, this is not the place for me to work. That’s not how I work best. I sprint to Continue reading →

The Crown Molding

We have a mold problem. We discovered it a few weeks ago, right after the election. Ellie was spraying some spots high up on the walls in the bedroom when she saw some more near the base boards. She moved the¬†furniture and let out a groan of, “oh no!” when she saw how much was there. I came in to inspect and more or less just help her find it all. It covered the lower half of two walls and had crept into our closet. Continue reading →

Rarely on Time

This bus is never on time. Not once. Okay, I have only taken it sporadically in the past year but it seems a coincidence that each of those times, it happened to be late. There was that one time it was late and then decided it didn’t need to stop at a scheduled bus stop. That was cool. I ended up chasing it a block and only caught it because of a stoplight. No apologies for it either. I leave work at 5:02 PM to Continue reading →

A Triumphant Return…?

I feel like a lot of the time, I write about the things that I want to happen. Things I am planning to do or say will come to pass just because I put my mind to it. Looking back at posts, I rarely ever seem to follow through with things as planned. I have not been able to keep the motivation I have when I first write something, so maybe a different approach is in order. I started riding the bus this week. It’s Continue reading →