Tag Archive: work

Jun 04

The things that changed

Many of the changes that came from my experience with cancer are obvious: hair, boobs, scars, pills etc. Some of the changes are on the inside: I feel differently about people and things. One of the biggest changes has to do with my work. We closed our store at the end of April after 13 …

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Jul 26

Why I’m not at work

In an innocent conversation with someone the other day, the person asked me why I wasn’t working. I mean, I own the store, I can come and go as I please, in theory, I really could be at work as much or as little as I want, so why am I not working? Many reasons. …

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May 19


By far, the biggest adjustment for me with this whole situation has been adapting to the extreme boredom and long periods of being alone. I went from working retail, talking to the public and spending 4-6 hours per day hanging out with Dee to being alone in my house from 8 am til 4:30 pm almost …

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