A little hiatus

I started this post right before Halloween but it looks like I never finished it.  So hey! I was gonna do a tiny hiatus 🙂 Hiatus is over! In quick summary of the last two months: – We moved to San Diego. .. Oh I guess that’s it.  I gotta tell ya doing Christmas at …

On roots…

I’ve sort of been procrastinating which shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone frankly. Writing is hard, mkay? Two years ago today I was on vacation in San Diego. At the precise hour of this writing in fact I was in my interview of a certain large Japanese gaming company; it had been bumped from …

2009: The Year in Rewind

What happened in 2009! I check my progress against my goals for year and get an idea of what to work on for next year.

I think therefore..

The important thing is this: To be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are for what we could become. – Charles DuBois This quote holds a pretty deep meaning for me. I came across it late last summer when I started to get antsy with life in Mobile. It made me think long …

Dude where’s my truck?

This is what I get for going with a discount shipper I guess. It was originally scheduled to be picked up Tuesday before I left. I spoke to Frank when it was finally scheduled for pickup on Wednesday after I left. No go. I get a call from the driver (Jim) Thursday morning at 6am …

Whoops

As I sit here in a dark empty apartment I find myself wishing that I had more lead time on the move. It retrospect, it probably woulda been better to pack/ship everything a week early and meet it here instead of being here a week before my stuff. Oh well. It’s pretty much camping with …

Twas the night before

So here it is the eve of my flight and all I can manage to feel is bone-deep weariness. I’ve been burning the candle at every possible end to get ready for this and now that it’s finally here I’m not even excited. I haven’t decided if this is good or bad; half of me …

I really should be asleep.

If everything goes as planned, in exactly one week from today I’ll be officially moved out of my apartment. My flight will leave the next morning at 11am with Wifecat and I en route to San Diego. My new apartment is rented, new utilities scheduled for hookup, old utilities scheduled for shut off, and my …