I alluded to this a bit in the last post, but now my anxiety levels are low enough to actually discuss the situation. So, I’m moving. Story goes a bit like this: We receive letter from property management a week ago. Letter says, in effect, “it’s been nice paying a nice relatively-low rent for a …
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I always dread the approach of warmer weather because it means (at a particular average temperature threshold) mounting the A/C unit into the bedroom window overlooking the carpark area between the buildings in this apartment complex. Well, thanks to recent events, that won’t be an issue. At least, it’s staggeringly unlikely that it’ll be an …
Last night I began assembling ideas and “locations” and characters and plot beats for a writing project. I can’t promise anything grand, but I woke up this morning and didn’t immediately say to myself, “What a terrible idea, what was I thinking?” so maybe there’s hope for this one. We’ll see.
I exercised more, and I ate junk food a lot less, thus I became a bit healthier. I even lost a few pounds, and a few inches around the waistline. I won not one but two raises (with additional responsibilities, mind you) at my job. I maintained the most important relationships in my life. I …
Ablative Pay Increase: The raise you receive at just about the same time as costs go up in every other part of your life, such that you actually end up taking home less money every month but hey, it could’ve been worse, right?