Monthly Archives: January 2010

Here and now

When you really think about it, being “alive” is a funny thing.  We strive for self-preservation, but existence itself can be a troubling and heartbreaking experience.  We have our highs and lows, but doesn’t it always seem like those rock-bottom … Continue reading

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When good people get together

Since being back in the US, I find myself comparing many aspects of life here to life in Tokyo.  Transportation, people, food, shopping; there’s something to be said about the similarities and differences present even in the most mundane of … Continue reading

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All the juicy details…

Today I officially accepted the position I was offered.  I’m very, very excited to see things coming together in great, great ways.  Here’s the info regarding what I’ll be up to for at least the next year of my life: … Continue reading

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YES

Oh my God oh my God oh my God I’m so excited I think I’m going to pass ou [THUD]

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Here, have some Oregon

I’ve received some queries as to the status of my job.  I got an email from the company yesterday letting me know that their first week back in the office after the New Year was quite busy, but they’ll know … Continue reading

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Out with the old, in with the new

Happy New Year, everyone!  I’m not sure my new year was worth writing about, but I’ll do it anyway so I can segue into something else later. I spent the evening of the 31st at home playing Monopoly with my … Continue reading

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