Before I started my new job, I thought my advice for staying sober during vacation was enough for anyone looking to maintain a lucid outlook during a business trip. Sure, there were a few differences, the most notable being that you are there for work, rather than play, but wouldn’t that make it easier?
Because team building can be fun, but it’s still work, which likely means fewer drinks.
Turns out that is hardly true. I have gone on a few work trips now, Geschäftsreise auf Deutsch, and while some of the tips I give in my holiday post do work, the two aren’t identical. [click to continue…]
Things in my life have changed a lot in the last many years, and while Mystic Medusa has said that other people’s change is my stagnant, I am wondering when I will be satisfied with it all. And if I could ever be satisfied with something so normal as a job I don’t hate, which for most people is A-OK.
But those are big questions, ones that occupy my mind right now and will sometime soon brew into something I can write about. For now, I have to be content with letting them marinate.
Mmmm … marinated, grilled veggies. BBQ season is upon us. But I digress …
At any rate, here is a list of things I have been up to lately and have no real way of putting them into a blog post. [click to continue…]
A few weeks ago I had a reading for my book, and it went really well. It felt so natural, and helped me to know I am on the right track with this writing thing. Thanks to everyone who came and supported me. It was so much fun!
Another cool thing I’m doing that anyone can be a part of, regardless of where in the world you are, is a radio interview! It happens next Tuesday, the 10th of May at 9 a.m. PDT, or west coast time. If you don’t know what time that is in your neck of the woods, you can use this time zone converter. [click to continue…]