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#TBT - Travel & The Baggage of Remote Parenting

It always seemed like the few times I was out of town for business would be when the dreaded phone calls would come. The ones about an incident with my chemically dependent son. 27 more words


Redrum! / Barry and next week / SNES Game Sprites! / Potato, tomato, eggplant, and cut onion!

When I discovered redrum this morning, it was definitely time for Advil! Barry called me at 12:50 to set up a food shopping appointment for next Thursday (the 10th) at 1. 40 more words


Yes, I was very lucky during the severe windstorm over the weekend!

Steph called this afternoon to say that tomorrow isn’t going to work for my finally meeting baby Fraser. Of course, I could coordinate with Mom and Dad, but I don’t think that’s a good idea! 131 more words

Eric M.

Pound cake (and other pressing questions)

Back in 2013, a customer called me and when I answered the phone, before saying anything – even hello – she goes,

“Do you have breasts and thighs?” 158 more words


14 of 23 Signs You're Secretly an Introvert

14. You screen all your calls — even from friends.

The phone rings.  The first wave of feeling comes over you – anxiety.  Then quickly to the second wave – annoyance. 441 more words


Shaw outage due to wind and rain / Ghost Armor down for three years!

My Shaw modem lights were flickering at 3:15, and then went completely out by 3:30. It was finally back online at 8:20, which meant that I could finally make or receive phone calls as well. 88 more words

Phone Calls

Follow Up to 'The Love of Communication'

This was originally posted in 2012, and it explains why I feel so strongly about keeping in touch with the people we care about. Especially the people we don’t get to see very often. 509 more words