August 30, 2019
Comments Off on Dog(walk) Days of Summer
Summer is tentatively turning its golden-locked head toward fall. Nights are growing longer, days shorter, and the other day’s violent storm knocked the temps down a few degrees. As I scribble, it’s only 98 out here on the side deck, … Continue reading
June 18, 2019
So Luz the Wonder Cleaning Lady, who has begged off coming ’round once a month, saying she wasn’t feeling well, her husband wasn’t well, and whatnot, called out of the blue and invited herself to come do battle with the … Continue reading
September 3, 2018
Comments Off on Paying Work DONE! At last….
Oh, the TERROR OF PAYING WORK for the indolent freelance operator. 😀 Over the past nine or ten days, I’ve actually had to (gasp!) WERK, a horrifying prospect, rather than play at pretending to write things. Hence the regular posts … Continue reading
May 23, 2018
From your seat at your desk, chained to your cubicle, the gig way of life looks like a refreshing alternative to your fluorescent 9–5 reality. Freelance workers get to choose when they want to work, where they want to work, … Continue reading
May 3, 2018
Comments Off on To REALLY retire or not to REALLY retire?
That is the question. It’s not so much that I’m all that sick of this self-employment stuff. It’s that the older I get, the lazier I get. And the less I feel like working at ALL. Barf. Just now The … Continue reading
January 11, 2018
Comments Off on “Retire”…or no?
So this morning it occurred to me that maybe I should chuck all the paying work and call it, once and for all, True Retirement. Maybe what I really want to do in life is what SDXB does: nothing The … Continue reading