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call week

  • life Work

    Call & Moving Week Begins!

    Here we go . . . I am optimistic about this call week — sort of. Mostly because unlike the usual setup, this time it is SPLIT! I am on for 72 hours, then…

    April 19, 2022
  • Work

    Almost at the halfway point

    Call starts Tuesday morning, so halfway through the 168 hours of consecutive availability is Friday at 8 pm. That is downright depressing from this vantage point, but unfortunately that is the math. I will…

    February 4, 2022
  • life Work

    Call Week Begins . . .

    Here comes the usual pep talk: I can do this It’s just 7 days I will be kind to myself Every time I get an EpicChat is an opportunity to work on my reaction…

    February 1, 2022
  • Work

    Work and Shakshuka

    We got PCR tests for the kids yesterday: NEGATIVE x 3! All 3 have coughs now. But I guess it is something else: RSV, metapneumovirus, rhinovirus, a non-covid coronavirus (remember those? they still exist!),…

    December 24, 2021
  • COVID19 life Work

    Holiday Call Week: Game On

    And so it begins . . . My call week starts today. I am going to try my best to not flail out into a stress spiral. Quite honestly, It’s going to be challenging.…

    December 21, 2021
  • Weekend Work

    Call, Day #1/7

    Scenes from the weekend @ Deerfield Arboretum: ALSO: I watched all of The Chair. The ending surprised me (and made me think about my own life / work quite a bit)! OMG! My solo…

    September 7, 2021
  • life Reading Work

    Call & Staying in the Present

    YESTERDAY I didn’t post yesterday because Tuesday night had been a very interrupted night of sleep (night #1/7 of call), and at 1 AM I committed to sleeping in as long as possible. (It…

    January 28, 2021
  • life Work

    Last call of 2020

    I have a great job. I really do. I honestly can’t think of a better combination of responsibilities or a superior schedule to the one I have right now. I have enough flexibility and…

    November 3, 2020
  • life Planners Work

    Hi! It’s September!

    No more numbering. However, I do plan on returning here daily like I did for months on end. This space and you all (readers!) have been such a source of comfort throughout. So thank…

    September 1, 2020