Monday August 20, 2007

Weekly Wrap-up 2007_33

(Two weeks)

The weather has still been mostly foggy with a few warm and sunny days.


Work was pretty bad there for a few days but I seem to be regaining control. Most of the week of the 6th is in my Journal but doesn't need to be shared with anyone else.


Rich's brother and sister-in-law came through town on a vacation trip heading to Cambria, CA. We had dinner with them at one of our favorite restaurants in Palo Alto. ...
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Saturday August 11, 2007

Whisper Campaign

Sometimes, when you switch to a new manager, you take along baggage you didn't know existed... In today's commentary, I discuss an upsetting workplace situation and why I actually feel better about my job now.

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Tuesday August 7, 2007

Weekly Wrap-up 2007_31

The weather was a bit less foggy. Perhaps we'll have more sun in August.


A group of geese flew over alongside the building where I work. I could see their tummies from the window by my cubicle. Honk.


There was a division meeting followed by an afternoon offsite. I didn't go. Because many of my co-workers did go, it didn't make a lot of sense for me to commute down to the Job. So I worked at home an extra day. ...
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Saturday August 4, 2007

Treasures 2007_31

Good heavens, of what uncostly material is our earthly happiness composed...
if we only knew it.
What incomes have we not had from a flower,
and how unfailing are the dividends of the seasons.
-- James Russell Lowell

Treasures are positive things that strike my fancy, that make me feel happy or thankful or interested. Treasures are memories encapsulated in just a few words. These are my Treasures for the past week.

  • A friend at work gave me a rootbeer barrel hard candy. Yummm. I haven't had one of those in a long time.

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