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 Days of Wine and COVID, Part I: Black Friday

So I found this five-leaf clover...

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