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I promised myself I wouldn’t do this: use my blog site as a personal diary. But current events are just so much crazier than anything I could come up with in my own imagination. Welcome to 2020, the year the … Continue reading

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It’s official:  Since my office does not offer work-from-home, I am unemployed for the duration of the COVID-19 pandemic. As much as I’ve been wishing for a vacation, this was definitely not the way I wanted it to happen.  Nor … Continue reading

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The First Day of the First Week

Technically, my first day of retirement was Friday, but that doesn’t count because I spent the day still feeling totally shell-shocked.  It seemed more like a long weekend than the beginning of a new life. Today, however, is the first … Continue reading

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A Door Closes

Today was supposed to be my last day of full-time work.  Instead, I am home writing this post. By mid-afternoon yesterday, all my files had been reassigned to my replacement, and The Boss told me if I wanted to I … Continue reading

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