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Proof of Life: 2016 Edition

Hey guys, I’m here.  I’m still alive.  Things have been incredibly busy.  I figured I’d drop you a few brief lines to update you on what the hell I’ve been up to and to let you know that I’m still ...

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2014 can go to hell

Real talk, 2014 was a shitty year for me and my family. There were some highlights, but as a whole, it was a hard and terrible year.  Don’t get me wrong – it was a great one for this blog, ...

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Proof of Life

Hi, everybody!  I have an announcement to make!  I am still alive.  I know it got kinda sketchy there, since it’s been who knows when since I posted last, but hey… I’ve been super busy.  I am coming up for ...

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The Fire of a Thousand Suns (as in, I hate my job with)

I’m sorry to write another post about work so soon after my last one, but I’m sitting here in front of my computer trying to work, and this rant is the only thing that wants to come out.  So I’m ...

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Crazy Callers: Transition Edition

My first customer service job was working for Wal-Mart for 9 months of hell back when I was in college.  I don’t know what was worse – dealing with the customers, or dealing with the management and my co-workers.  Actually, ...

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7 Quick Takes 12.6.13

— Saturday — I had asked Meemaw to wake me up after 10am to take Bacon to the vet, as she’d been telling me all week that she wanted us to go on Saturday.  She woke me up at 9am ...

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7 Quick Takes 11.22.13 (Bacon Edition)

— Saturday — Somehow “I work until 10:30 and have adjusted my day to compensate for that” does not compute with Meemaw and Sugarbandit.  Meemaw started screaming for me at 9:00am and continued to do so every hour on the ...

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Tales from Training

It seems like, in most cases, it takes me about an hour to solve someone’s problem at work.  This sucks.  I’m just learning how to do this shit, and I’ve got trainers and coaches helping me, but there’s a very ...

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7 Quick Takes 10.26.13

— 1 — I missed last week’s post because I’ve been acclimating to working full time again. I know, excuses excuses! It’s nice to be making a pretty decent paycheck and to have access to some decent benefits (totally looking ...

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