I had my first shift on Friday.

A friend who preceded me in being shown the door at our previous place of employment, who also volunteered at the 9/11 Memorial site, said “I’d be a perfect fit” to follow in her volunteering footsteps.  Fast forward 2 months, and Friday was my first day. It was insanely hot and humid that morning.  Continue reading “I had my first shift on Friday.”

Nice is cool and cool is nice.

Many years ago I was at a wedding.  During the cocktail hour I was hanging out with a college pal.  He wasn’t really a pal but I don’t live in a world of acquaintances,  everyone is my friend.  However, in this case, pal, or friend, is a little bit of a stretch because I’m pretty sure this guyContinue reading “Nice is cool and cool is nice.”