November 04, 2015

I'm Comin' Home, I've Done My Time (Last Week's Earworm)

The following is a rambling brain dump of the latest goings on.

I'm home!

I've vacated the capital city and returned to the family compound. Friday was my last day of work - and I started a new job on Monday in St. Louis.

I'm away from the unreasonably rapid deadlines, the mold-prone apartment (that had gunshots outside for an evening of anxiety).

Now I'm back where I need to be (though I can't fully say it's where I belong).

I'm working from home this first week in my new job, filling my head with tons of technical details about the project I'm about to take on.

I got diagnosed with a lung issue (pneumonia, most likely) - but it could not be confirmed as I refused to get a chest x-ray. My innards have been scanned enough this past year; I have no desire to have my nipples glow in the dark due to added radiation.

It's fortunate that I can be at home this week as I start my treatment regimen.

Our tenth grandchild was born on 10/23 - I look forward to getting to know her.

I have lots to learn and much work to be done. It's comforting that I'll be doing it from my home base.

I've left my clean and quiet sanctuary where I had full autonomy over the remote control and my free time (and no control over the water that frequently saturated the carpeting).

I'm back to embrace the normal/chaotic life that we lead here, with The Mister and Boy thinking they are boss of me.

We'll just have to see about that.

4 comments:

  1. Kim--I hope it's a change for the better, or that you make it a change for the better.

    A new grandbaby! That must be fun. (I only have one, so I have to be happy heaping all the spoiling on her.)

    If you're back home, does that mean more regular posts (Sioux said, with her lips dripping with anticipation ;)?

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    1. Your lips drip with anticipation? All I can manage is drool, at the most inopportune times. :)

      I do have a post or two swirling in my head. Perhaps they'll make it to the blog.

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  2. just keep in mind, (I am certain that you do),,you can do it..what ever is in front of you...keep on a'posting. thanks, glenn

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  3. Oooh 10th grandchild?! I have a LOT of catching up to do. I was so happy to pop by and see you're still blogging :)

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