Been a while since I traveled with co-workers. Finally, people to share the weirdness.
A lady packed several soup cans in her carry-on. I guess she doesn’t like the food where she’s going. She got busted by TSA so I’m worried about what she will eat now. Continue reading Random thoughts while traveling: New Orleans
This is me, packed for a business trip. I pack exactly enough. EXACTLY enough. I’m getting good at that and it’s a little sad.
No makeup in the luggage (there’s no point). It just takes up space. No contact lenses because I lost the last one in a toilet incident and I don’t have an appointment until the weekend. My glasses don’t stay on my nose and that makes me anxious. What if I have to run from kidnappers? The glasses will surely slow me down. At least I am wearing running shoes. Continue reading Random thoughts while traveling: Nor(fick)
So I’m in Orlando for a work conference. Uneventful trip here. I would normally be traveling with my principal investigator but she decided to drive down with her family for the weekend. Already I’m nervous about being forced into awkward social situations without a buffer. The PI is usually my buffer. She’s smart, charismatic, cool. Cool neurologists are hard to come by. I like many of them with all of their various genius quirks, but cool is rare. I’ll never be as cool as her. Continue reading Random thoughts while traveling: Orlando
I wake up to roosters crowing, old hens clucking like they know something.
I just want to sleep in but there’s Mom rushing –
“Load up the van, find a sinh to wear, don’t forget the paa bieng, tie up your hair.” Continue reading The simple life