Month: July 2006

Going Away

Merge onto I-280 W toward DES MOINES (Crossing into IOWA). 10.5 miles Merge onto I-80 W via the exit on the LEFT toward DES MOINES. 288.5 miles Keep RIGHT to take I-29 N via EXIT 1A toward SIOUX CITY. 2.1 miles Merge onto I-480 W via the exit on the LEFT toward OMAHA. 1.3 miles […]

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Reformation

my pictures page has been reformatted. This now includes nearly every digital picture in my collection. By the way, if you don’t already have it, check out Google’s Picasa for picture management. I haven’t messed with its editing capabilities, but the convenience for keeping the pictures organized is great.

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It’s Over

As of noon today, my employment at Espresso Royale is a thing of the past. It was a strange shift, half the time spent waiting on customers I’d never waited on and will never wait on again, the other half spent telling regulars who didn’t already know that someone else would be serving their coffee […]

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Time on My Hands

nice things gain a special sparkle when given as gifts of genuine generosity. thank you, sugar-plum 😉

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Coffee Chris

Elise is my biggest fan. I wonder how many Sundays it will take for her to comprehend that “Coffee Chris got a new job, so he isn’t going to work here anymore.”

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Forthcoming

pictures from last week’s trip to cali should be coming very soon. until then: this.

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Safe and Warm

Well, I’m finally uploading the pictures that I took last week on the way to and in California. In related news, I ordered a camera, as well—I’m already ready to start spending my new income, though I have no real conception of what my budget will be like living out there. Along those same lines, […]

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Moving On

I got my diploma, and my job! Woo-hoo! Celebration! I intend to land in LA on August first (or shortly thereafter) and start work on the 7th. I’m so excited! It’s funny to me that I got both on the same day—a full-moon nonetheless. And I have to mention: when I was in LA, waiting […]

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