the woodshed: A proud day

Not only did I start a new job today as copy editor for a national newspaper chain (that’s right Canada: I M IN UR PAYPUR EDITIN UR NOOZE) but my son, 12,  greeted me when I came home with the news that he is going into the family business. He is getting a paper route. ...

the woodshed: If Jenny is right…

…then I must be one of these guys for real. Because I’m getting more than a little sick and tired of getting turned down for jobs I was overqualified for ten years ago and living month to month on a handshake deal to keep coming in until somebody tells me to stop. Seriously newspapers, I ...