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I am really great

March 16, 2014 - 19:03 -- Admin
I know, from first read of that header you'd think it was a badly worded way of saying I am well. Which is true, I am, even though I endure every day without unceasing pain. But rather it is an actualisation of worth, a recognition that I am, in fact, really great and I am going to use that greatness to bring good things to others. You see it was recently my escapeaversary, a year has past since I had my last working day at oldwork.

Awesome-sauce

February 17, 2014 - 19:41 -- Admin
I am feeling awesome-sauce. My oldwork disengagement has taken a positive step and my owning area stood up for me in order to make that happen. It makes a hell of a difference to get care and consideration when you didn't get it before. I also found out one of the reports I did got discontinued even though there's a body in my old position now.

Eastbound & Down—where Mikey realises he is the Kenny Powers of the APS

January 22, 2014 - 14:50 -- Admin
Whilst awaiting the 2014 return of The Daily Show and The Colbert Report—my go to TV to watch as I ride my exercise bike—I decided to sample the heady delights of Eastbound & Down. Danny McBride is a funny fuck no matter his role—he's the stand out character in Pineapple Express—and having recently seen his first big success of The Foot Fist Way I thought Eastbound might rock. Holy shit. It's TV unlike TV. TV without constraint.

It's pretty sweet

January 16, 2014 - 20:46 -- Admin
I am a mid-ranking public servant. I am not in management by choice because the job I used to do was so insanely rewarding that even though it was an insane job that drove me insane it was a job worth doing. It's pretty sweet. It's pretty sweet to know that as a public servant what you did mattered and it mattered that you did it well.Wellness for the win.

With facts pertaining to recent events

January 16, 2014 - 15:13 -- Admin
I've not come back to blogging with intensity just yet, for I broke my habit last year after a slight kerfuffle in the workplace and spent much of the year in recovery mode.So what of recent events thus far into the year?Home Alone with theBoy I've been on leave since Christmas and looking after theBoy at home on school holidays. He wakes before me and hoobs out to the loungeroom where theWife has left breakfast for him.

Daymares

January 2, 2014 - 12:34 -- Admin
I had a bad night pain-wise with bloating and gas pain and soreness of bod. This morning, as I woke, I woke from a bad dream about oldwork.

Well hello, 2014...

January 1, 2014 - 00:39 -- Admin
It's some 40 odd minutes into the new year; hooray! I'm in the shed. I just played Baldur's Gate. We saw the New Year in with watching Outnumbered and spent the lead up to that watching Ponderland with Russell Brand.It's magical thinking to think the quality of your New Year experience will somehow influence how the rest of the year goes. So I am avoiding doing that.

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