A bonus post about how lack of communciation skills from a car dealership service department had thrown my last tow Wednesdays out of whack. Last week I had an appointment to take my daughter’s car in for a recall service. There was only one recall on the car. When I booked online I said it … More Today Did Not Go As Planned
On the same topic as yesterday – I spend more time talking to animals these days than I do talking to people. I thought about this last night when my dog wanted to go out during Survivor and I was telling her how had her timing was. I tell Abigail, the goat, that she’s being … More Talking to Animals
If I wasn’t determined to do this every day I would have skipped this one. Why? My answer is – none of them. I don’t generally use emojis. I might throw out a thumbs up here and there. Maybe a smiley face on occasion. That’s pretty much it. I will reply to messages with a … More Bloganuary 12: What Emojis Do You Like To Use?
I recently read Drew Magary’s memoir of his life after his collapse and resulting brain damage. When I updated Goodreads to add that I was reading it someone I vaguely know via another author commented. She commented to say that Drew was an asshole when she met him and she would never read any of … More Who’s the Asshole?
I will start this post by admitting that I am really bad about staying in touch with people. I don’t send messages to friends I have not seen in a while. I did not initiate any Zoom reunions during lockdown. I don’t plan social events and invite friends over. I’ve written about some of the … More Disappointing Messages
I read a editorial in the Washington Post this morning from Dr. Leana Wen. where she laments the CDC being too timid in their guidelines for vaccinated people. She thinks that a timid version of guidelines for vaccinated people will encourage vaccine hesitancy. Why get the vaccine if they say you still shouldn’t travel, dine … More Messaging is Important
If I did it right, this will post again with the edit at the top. If I didn’t do it right you won’t see this. I eat outside every day at work. I sit in front of the building at the tables if it is cool, in the shade near the side doors if it … More Everybody Talks Too Much
It’s another edition of Tater After Dark! Very exciting! The title of this one is misleading, but I couldn’t come up with anything better for the post topic. On a show I was watching recently someone asked for advice on how to get the trust of a group of people. The advice was to find … More Who’s The Boss?