Monthly Archives: May 2021

Fuck me.

This fucking project I’ve gotten sucked into… Met with the guy who has my role on a sister project, and the PM that is helping our project get going. I’m not off to a good start with the PM to … Continue reading

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Oh, I need it to be Friday at quitting time…

This new opportunity/punishment/massive mistake project I’ve gotten dragged into at work… We’ve had a couple early planning meetings and I’m not actually *doing* anything yet – and it’s just so far removed from what my supervisor and I had talked … Continue reading

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How to make people dislike you…

Schedule an 8AM meeting where all the attendees usually start work at 9. But, I bounced my butt out of bed an hour early, got my coffee and I’ve still got about an hour to get all my brain cells … Continue reading

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OK, that was a weird

Saw my first unmasked face out in the wild today. OK, technically inside in the wild. And it was not who I expected it to be. I would have bet money it would be a douchy white dudebro, but no, … Continue reading

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Just to prove I’m not *all* doom & gloom

I hit up the Hallmark store yesterday for an “I love me/got my second shot” trip. OK, really just needed some notecards, but decided to treat myself a bit. New Yankee Candle, a “pencil case” that will actually be a … Continue reading

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48 hours post Pfizer shot #2

And…I’m great. Still feel it a bit at the injection site if I raise my left arm above my head, but other than that, really no after-effects it seems. Stayed up late and watched the Padres whomp up on the … Continue reading

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Day after Pfizer shot #2

And frankly, I feel fantastic. Had a big lunch yesterday, napped for a couple hours (I only got 2 hours of sleep Thursday night so the nap was probably not vaccine related,) watched some TV, stayed up kinda late, slept … Continue reading

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Well, Virginia has given up

36% of the state’s population is fully vaccinated. 55% haven’t gotten a single shot yet. (My county is doing a little better – but still 47% with no first shot.) So of course, the Governor is dropping mask mandates, effective … Continue reading

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IT’S VACCINATION DAY, BITCHES!!

And I got a whopping 2 hours of sleep last night, so I’m very happy I am not trying to go back to work after my appointment. And everyone is mad at the CDC… May I gently suggest your anger … Continue reading

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Tech is weird.

So, my department at work is moving to agile development. The best way I can easily explain it, it’s breaking down the software development process into small pieces that can be done in short time increments. It’s supposed to be … Continue reading

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