Monthly Archives: November 2016

Still Thankful – 2016

It could all be a lot worse right now.

I could not have this guy:

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YES, the end is nigh – I really do believe that – but I have Trent. There are so many people who don’t have Trent. I don’t know how they’re getting through this crap.

If I could clone him and loan him out, I would. I would share Trent with the WHOLD WORLD.

But alas, I cannot.

And so he is all mine.

And I am grateful. So grateful.

 

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Chronic Creationism

I gave birth to a special baby this weekend. I named it Adobe Career Bootcamp.

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I’ve been working on it for just about exactly nine months now (but honestly, I could have planned its arrival a little better; not gonna lie). Still, I test drove it in-utero while at Adobe MAX earlier this month, and I knew it would be a special addition to the world… Continue reading

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Despair

I’ve been struggling mightily for a week now, unable to figure out how to channel the sadness, anger, disappointment, rage, and downright despair I feel over the 2016 presidential election.

I really believed that, by now, I’d see a way forward. I thought I’d give it a week, sleep on it (a few times over), talk to friends, seek my enlightened family’s counsel, throw myself back into some good work, and things would start to settle themselves out.

I thought I’d be on a positive, problem-solving track. Or, at least, I thought I’d begin to see a clear path – to something.

But it’s not happening.  Continue reading

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The Antidote

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Goodbye stress, hello feeling of accomplishment…

This past week, I reached the grand finale of a number of really important work initiatives, and I think it’s only fair that I now catalogue a great big heaping antidote to all the stress I’ve been experiencing (and complaining about) for the past nine months or so.

Because it was an INCREDIBLE week. I am on a high right now. Continue reading

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