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"Having a bit of a lie in, dear?"

Yesterday I spent approximately 10 hours in Olympia and did not worry a bit about the long drive home... because there's no school today!! (Although for many NY teachers, it's the beginning of a week long break). I walked, I lightly shopped, the only thing I didn't do was eat, which in hindsight probably wasn't the best idea. The final result is that I'm relaxed and ready to get to work on planning the next few weeks today.

Before I start, I need to dump some of the randomness from my head. First, my former company was bought this week by the NYTimes. Yes, if I hadn't been laid off, I would now be working for one of the most famous newspapers in the world. Also, a former co-worker just published a new book - Improbable : A Novel. This is just a taste of the incredible talent that used to surround me. Of course, I'm still surrounded by talent - it's just locked in the 'everything-sucks' adolescent stage.

Found on The Endless Faculty Meeting - Herding Monkeys. I think it's amusing, but I'll still be heading into work again Tuesday. Less than 24 hours left.

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