Is fatigue contagious? Jenn, Penelope, and I are feeling run down. No amount of sleep, naps, or exercise seems to help. Or coffee. Penelope is crying in her room. It’s bed time and she’s sad because her monkey and bear were taken away this afternoon. She sleeps with her monkey every night. When he wasn’t […]
Archives for January 2013
Grandma Padgett was with us for three weeks. Last Saturday we brought her to the airport. It didn’t seem like three weeks. Mother-in-law’s have a reputation, and I suspect, deservedly. As with many things in life I’ll count myself fortunate Grandma Padgett does not live up to the stereotypes.
I went into the living room and carefully removed the disc. Penelope followed to help me put it in the player. The title screen appeared and a moment later the opening scene was unfolding. Penelope leaned against my leg, clutching for support, her eyes focused on the television. On screen a shaman explained how the […]
And now I have a moment to sit down and write. It’s been that kind of week. I feel like I started a new job. The initial rush and excitement of taking on a new task was fuel enough. In addition the new year has brought a wave of calls into our support department. Every […]
I haven’t had time to write though I’ve had things to share. If a picture is worth a thousand words I get credit for a five-thousand plus word post. This is what life outside of work has looked like recently.