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4/18/21: Streaks are hard

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8:29 p.m. So much for updating this several times a day. Every week is a new week though! The work week ended well and then Bill set up the projector. We watched the first half of the movie Heat. I’m pretty sure I’d seen that in the theater and I’m amazed that I had the […]

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4/14/2021: Birthday

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12:25 p.m. Helloooooo! Just another day more or less. Bill had insomnia, so he’s still asleep. Bummer. He did leave me a little present though. This was in addition to the tv projector he got me/us earlier this month. (P.S., we agreed we don’t do presents!!!) Bill gave me a gift card for a massage. […]

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Day 15: Getting Real

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It’s not a good idea to look at LinkedIn first thing in the morning, but that’s what I did. My feed is a mix of friends from art school getting excited over the latest animation techniques, various companies I started following when I was trying to get jobs from them, and recruiters offering advice to […]

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Happy 2017!!!

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Happy New Year, Friend!* Enough people have pointed out what a maddening year 2016 was, so I won’t dwell on that. Instead, I’m focused on the future, and that includes making the effort to stay in touch with you. For those who don’t know, I left my insurance career a few years ago to go […]

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Fun with Images

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My friend Rachel recently set a new personal record for weightlifting – and her husband asked me to commemorate it by Warhol-ing up this photo of her from the competition: I looked into some tutorials online, but I wasn’t really impressed by any of them. Mainly, the problem was that they were trying to replicate the iconic […]

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Moving On

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At the end of this week, the great yarn dyeing experiment comes to an end. After an exhausting four and a half months, I’m leaving Lorna’s Laces. Trying to maintain a freelance career on nights and weekends became too much for me. I learned an important lesson about myself dyeing yarn. Even though I was completely […]