Posts Tagged ‘friends’

Don’t Be the I-Told-You-So Know-It-All at the Party

Thursday, October 30th, 2008
[caption id="attachment_307" align="alignleft" width="160" caption="Courtesy of eddidit"] Courtesy of eddidit [/caption]Recently, a friend was describing a misunderstanding he had had at work due to simply not paying enough attention to what a coworker had said. His lack of attention had led to a bit of wasted time and then confusion at the end of the day when the wrong project had been completed. It was nothing major, just a small annoyance, but… Read More

Seattle: Week 1

Monday, July 21st, 2008
I've been in Seattle for one week now. I'm getting a little tired of the food at the hotel. While it may be of super high quality, I am used to all raw food, so it's been difficult (or easy if I just want to be lazy) to adjust, and that's not something I want. I haven't encountered too much traffic while driving around, and I know that Seattle is notorious for it's traffic. We'll see how it is once I get into my place on Mercer Island. When I drove back to the hotel after seeing it the first time, it only took 7 minutes during rush hour. Oh, btw, the lady from Seattle Apartment Finders that helped me find the place was pretty cool. The service… Read More

Sunday, June 15th, 2008
Last night, I slept 2.5 hours. Today, I graduated from Western Washington University with my MBA. I am happy about that. One hour ago, I said goodbye to two friends, who I think do not realize we will probably never see each other again, and – by extension – to a whole host of related people that I will not be able to get in touch with due to this. 50 minutes ago, I started walking home. It was a beautiful night. 40 minutes ago, I was enjoying the walk wonderfully, but realizing that I was developing blisters on my feet.