Category Archives: Boston

A Personal Day

Today I was up, dressed and all the way to the parking lot of my office before I realized that going to work would be a mistake.  I have suspected for some time that this is the wrong job for … Continue reading

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Snow Day

One of the things I love about Boston is its snow-preparedness.  And one of the pleasant side-effects of snow-preparedness is snow days.  The city declared a snow emergency well before it started snowing last night and everyone had to move … Continue reading

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The Head of the Charles (in which I write almost nothing about the Regatta)

Last weekend was the Head of the Charles Regatta in Boston.  As a newcomer to the city I did not realize that this event was in the offing, and was therefore somewhat confused on Friday when I encountered much of … Continue reading

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