Wax Eloquently

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Where Has Tom Been?

August 25th, 2006 · 3 Comments

I haven’t posted anything online for awhile. Hopefully this will be suitable as an explanation… [ Javascript required to view QuickTime movie, please turn it on and refresh this page ] Got questions? Feel free to ask. (For those of your for whom this method doesn’t work, try this link)

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Tags: life · travel · videoblogging · work

I Am, Like You, Apparently “Free”

May 3rd, 2006 · No Comments

So after a bonus week of working at Amazon, I am truly and finally done. The quitting is complete. To be honest, I was a little bit sad when the exit interviewer said they would need me to turn in my badge. I think I had gotten used to the look of it, and the [...]

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Tags: health · work

One Last Huzzah

April 19th, 2006 · No Comments

The Mates of State came by today for a Fishbowl, my last as an employee of Amazon. It was delicious. The keyboard and drums overpowered the vocals, but it was still insanely great. A nice way to finish off the series.

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Tags: work

Preparing For Launch

April 11th, 2006 · No Comments

Now that the word is out about my leaving (and word spreads fast), it seems that my amount of work has doubled. It is not an uncommon occurance for me to be in the office later than 7:30 anymore. If I wasn’t already quitting, I would probably be thinking hard about it right now. In [...]

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Tags: toys · work

On Being a Shut-In

March 31st, 2006 · No Comments

I have been under a self-imposed pseudo-quarantine (plus hyphenation-fest) for the last three days as I fight tooth and nail to get over this cold. Not once have I stepped foot out of my apartment.  Not even into the hallway. Fortunately I remembered to grab my laptop before I left work on Monday, and have [...]

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Tags: health · science · work