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Happy New Year, everyone! I’m sorry it’s taken me so long to get this update posted, but I really have been amazingly busy.
2013 is a year I’m glad to see in the rear-view mirror: Closing the dojo and shuttering a business, losing a job I held for 15 years and then undergoing a six-month job search, moving away from family, friends and everything familiar, and somehow ending…Continue
I wrote a much longer and more detailed post on Facebook, which I've condensed here in the interest of brevity:
My job search has been much longer and far more difficult than I anticipated. Desperation was just starting to creep in -- but today I can announce that my job search is OVER:
Starting next month, I'm going to be working for L.L.Bean as the Publishing Operations Manager in their Brand Communications department. It's a new position that's…Continue
After many years of practicing karate, I have decided to give jiu jitsu a try. And what that really means is: I am once again a white belt.
I had every intention of finding a new karate dojo here in Seattle. But, I kept finding myself putting a line through every one on my list to check out; either they did not offer classes at reasonable times for a working professional or they had black belts that systematically dropped their hands (yes, I could hear Sensei…Continue