Feels Like the First Time

Last night in what felt like the first time in forever, the kid and I ventured out to mingle with the masses in the most public way possible: at a baseball game. Surprisingly it wasn’t at Dodger Stadium as it usually is. This time, we drove those short 13 miles down to Anaheim Stadium to … Continue reading Feels Like the First Time

Hello Again

Huh. It’s a blog post! Considering my last one was in December, I thought I’d write another one and try to be better at it. I said try, folks. In said post I had mentioned that COVID cases continued to surge. That’s no longer the case as more and more people get vaccinated and numbers … Continue reading Hello Again

Oh, Hello There

Well, it’s been a few months since I posted here so I guess today would be as good a time as any to write a blog post. And ironically, it’s pretty topical. My part of California is currently under stay-at-home orders until December 28 as COVID-19 cases continue to surge. The order didn’t go into … Continue reading Oh, Hello There

The Days of Wine and COVID, Part II: Working from Home

As stated in my previous post, this is the first time I've ever worked from home save for that time I thought being a freelance proofreader would be the way to go (I ended up doing one project). As such, there was much to get used to – like, everything. And being my wife is … Continue reading The Days of Wine and COVID, Part II: Working from Home

The New Reality

Every night at 9:30, I would hear the distant rumble of Disneyland fireworks. They have been silenced indefinitely. When I worked in a grocery store years ago, the job was for all intents and purposes unskilled grunt work that few people respected. It's now considered "essential" and the workers "on the front lines." I used … Continue reading The New Reality