Monthly Archives: February 2010

Twittering my life away (2010-02-22)

Ways to make a little (and I mean a little) money while #unemployed… # One good thing about #unemployment .. I can listen to all the bleepy-bloopy electronic #music I want. # Even in #unemployment I have to pay #taxes .. # The little kid next to me in the cafe is having […]

You’ve lost that useless feeling

I hurt myself at the gym the other day. The exact moment is still fresh in my head. There I was, back flat against the weight bench, two 400-pound dumbbells poised above my head. Nickelback played through the speakers, angering me to the brink of insanity at the unfairness of life. My muscles twitched; sweat […]

Twittering my life away (2010-02-15)

#Dreamhost is killing my website. My server at the hosting company is always down, and so is my website. # I’m not sure if #Lost refers to the characters or the viewers. # My neighborhood becomes like an urban snow globe during snowstorms. The next day it’s a dirty mess. # How a New Jobless […]

Unemployed snow day photo exhibition

I love a good snow day, even when there’s nothing to stay home from. What kid, or kid at heart, doesn’t? To this day, the news radio chimes make me hope for the words, “Montgomery County schools will be closed today,” no matter the time or season. A snow day is special, a surprise holiday, […]

Twittering my life away (2010-02-08)

Watched The Hurt Locker and was reminded of one #job I definitely don't want… bomb technician # I emerged from my apartment and saw my shadow, so I guess that means 6 more weeks of #unemployment # Listening to yet another #webinar trying to learn more stuff that someone will pay me for. # I […]

Twittering my life away (2010-02-01)

I love the main reading room at the New York Public Library. But everyone who sits here should have to shower. # A wonderful short #movie about being laid off and doing something about it… Lemonade # There’s nothing I enjoy quite as much as the soothing sounds of a car alarm caressing my ears. […]