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Life, Interrupted

This blog has been sadly neglected, I admit it.  I’m feeling a bit overwhelmed by life at the moment.  We’re still working on our newly-ish adopted dog’s… 409 more words


The Beginning

The whole point of this blog was to tell the tale of someone who had it all in the eyes of others and who gave it all away.   403 more words



I gave up coffee in January and it was one of the dumbest things I’ve ever done in my life. Some of the other dumbest things include getting stuck in an airplane bathroom and accidentally trying to walk up the down escalator at Embarcadero Station. 1,475 more words


Week 3, biglawrefuge. Just spitballing.

Week 3, what have we learned?

Biglawrefuge has been in existence now for three weeks.  This has been the slowest week for growth so far, adding only around 100 users.   927 more words


No more Sunday afternoon sadness, but still some mixed feelings

We are coming up on our anniversary in Rome.  Or our Rome-iversary as I like to call it.

Wow.  We’ve come a long way.  I look back on early recaps… 1,486 more words


How I left biglaw (Part II)

… Of course, nothing happened at first, but even the act of sending out my resume made me feel triumphant.  Though my grand plan to work for several years and go in-house flew out the window, I felt all right.   1,642 more words


How I left biglaw (Part I)

Another popular question I received when I made the decision to leave biglaw was how I got out.  This is my story, and it won’t apply to everyone.   1,248 more words