I’m wide awake with no sign of falling asleep any time soon. Seems as good a time as any to hop on the ol’ blog for a bit.
I think it has to do with old habits more than anything else. Up until recently, I’ve been at least half nocturnal for more than my fair share of years. There’s no time that really feels early or late anymore. My awake-ness might have something to do with that.
There’s nothing terribly pressing on my mind, so I don’t think it’s that. I mean, I do have a lot on my mind lately, but it’s not keep-me-awake-at-night sort of stuff. There’s no harm in sort of mucking through it though, I guess.
Everything I’ve been doing for the last 4 and 5 years ended all at once not too long ago: my nearly full-time job, part-time credit-paying job on campus, and earning an associates degree. All of it ended. I had a heartfelt farewell with each of them. It’s been great, each for very different reasons, but change needs to happen in order to grow and fly.
My biggest changes in the relative present are in becoming an uncle to little Brandon, which happened on the 4th, and my soon-to-come move to Philadelphia. That’ll happen on the 16th of next month. Read the rest of this entry »