Posted in September 2012

Far North Is Full Of Fall

Fall is in full swing here in the Far North. Since Labor Day, we’ve had nearly non-stop wind and rain. Two weeks ago, the leaves had barely turned and now they’re nearly gone. Seriously, I tried to get a picture yesterday to post here, then gave up because the trees are too scraggly-looking. Autumn here … Continue reading

Quick Takes

*Work is still insane, which is most of the reason I haven’t been posting lately. I’m so spent by the time I get home, I just want to zone out in front of the television. I’m finally getting to a point where I’m doing actual work, rather than just cleaning up messes or putting out fires. … Continue reading

The Daily WHYYY?!? #4

The things we are uncovering at this point are hard to photograph and even harder to explain. But I did find these gems at the bottom of a box of obsolete training manuals and payroll records from 2006.   Because you never know when you might need “Letters + Memos Previous To March ’97”. I mean, other than previous to … Continue reading

The Daily WHYYY?!? #3

It’s like Where’s Waldo, except I don’t actually know what I’m supposed to be looking for. (That’s a box top, inside a drawer, and this is exactly how I found it.)

The Daily WHYYY?!? #1

This is the space in which I’m going to attempt to document the ridiculousness that is the reorganization of my office. Today’s installment is about envelopes. Specifically, these envelopes. Sure, every office needs envelopes large and small. The problem is that the majority of these envelopes? Are used. As in, already written on and/or containing … Continue reading

What Have I Gotten Myself In To?

I started my new position on Tuesday. Wait. Let me rephrase that. I was unceremoniously hurled in to my new position on Tuesday. Because the office manager was laid off, there was no chance for any kind of transition. Because the office manager was crazy and a paranoid hoarder, there was no chance for any kind of sanity … Continue reading