Monthly Archives: May 2005

Did you give them my journal?

Okay, I didn’t stay away from Shaking Her Assets. The entire time I was reading it I kept wondering, “Did Ronnie give these women my journal?” My friend Ronnie went to college with the two authors, Robin and Renee, and … Continue reading

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I am now unemployed… sort of.

Technically, I’m not unemployed until Sunday. I have two days off and three comp days in the next five days. But in reality, yesterday was my last day working at Sweet Occasions. Whoa. I can’t believe I resigned and I … Continue reading

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and tomorrow…

Tomorrow I’ll be temping. What happened to my month off? I don’t want to seem like I’ve got no ambition, so I said yes, I’ll come and file. I enjoyed being unemployed today. I slept in until nearly noon. Then … Continue reading

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Thanks Uptown Bikes

Looks like the staff of Uptown Bikes (Leland and Broadway) might have made a biker out of me. I rode away this afternoon on my Schwinn Varsity. New seat, new handlebars, new wires and brakes. Most of the surface rust … Continue reading

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Trust the experts.

Hey bike guy, you are the expert. I trust you! Now get that 1960-something bike in order. $200 later, my Chicago Schwinn Varsity ten speed was on its way to a second life. I might have mentioned that a customer … Continue reading

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Everything gonna be okay

I had an interview with a placement agency this morning. “What am I going to do with you? Why is your resume two pages? I’m only talking to you, because she is such a dear friend.” I like Kathy, she’s … Continue reading

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VETO!

That’s it. Ronnie is off the list of people who can pick the movie. Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith. Come on. Boring. Boring. Boring. Okay, it didn’t help that I was thinking, “Oh Fuck, I quit my job last … Continue reading

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