Solocation

At the moment I’m in the backseat of a Las Vegas cab, on my way to the New York New York casino and its roller coaster, on my very first ever solo vacation. This is coming at a good time, bracketed by work trips. Last week I was in Nashville and next week it will…

rocking the boat

Just the other day I was super stoked at having posted almost every day for like, over a month and now I’ve gone almost two weeks without posting much of note. So for that, I apologize. It’s been a rough couple of weeks, lately. I had hoped that blogging about it would help, but I can’t…

train wrecks in the grocery line

As I was in the grocery line yesterday morning, after having obtained my daily Starbucks (or as some would say, Suxbux) coffee, the computer systems went down. While this fact is not immediately pertinent to today’s topic, it did afford me some extra time standing idle that I put to good use perusing the wide…

my mom. and a psa.

PSA As you may know, I’ve been spending time over the last several weeks moving my downloaded MySpaz blogs here, to my fabulous new blog site. What I didn’t realize is that anyone subscribed to this blog is getting a notification every time I posted one, even though I thought I was being terribly clever in backdating…

on the ending of the world

I found this in my drafts from a year and a half ago! I figured I might as well publish it, even though it’s, um, a little out of date. I’m happy to report that the world did not end and so maybe folks will read this before it actually does. For those of you that…

it’s okay to miss

Way back when I got my first supervisory position, I wasn’t very good. In fact, I sucked. My team staged a mutiny. It was embarrassing, heart-rending, humbling, and an enormous blow to my pride, all at once. The facilitator of the meeting stayed with me after they had all left and said something to me…