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my day, including a rant about student loans.

So, it turns out that the reason we've been bouncing checks for the past four months is because I was double-paying my student loans. The autopay setup on my bank must have created a new payment instead of editing a current payment, resulting in two payments. Just to be special, however, the autopay made a duplicate… Continue reading my day, including a rant about student loans.

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living on the VISTA stipend… (or, thoughts on not having a lot of cash.)

hi all! I wanted to talk a little bit about money. (wait! it's so taboo! I know, but when it comes down to it, it's important to talk about.) I've been living on the VISTA stipend since September, and only a few overdraft dramas. Before that, I was in National service, which pays the big… Continue reading living on the VISTA stipend… (or, thoughts on not having a lot of cash.)

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One Sustainbility to Live and Quasi-Illegal Parking…

Well, friends, here is a post which is long overdue. my org / non-profit / awesome community catalyst  shall henceforth be known as "One Sustainability to Live," (OSL) aptly named by .after MUCH finagling* and tomfoolery, much hand-wringing and drama-queen banishing, I arrived at my new place of employment through Americorps!VISTA, OSL.  OSL is a… Continue reading One Sustainbility to Live and Quasi-Illegal Parking…

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“I’ve had better conversations with toast.”

yeah okay.  it's been a while since I wrote anything.  meh.  I was inspired by  J's recent post. 1.  I've been really anxious / nervous / concerned / focused on / about getting a new job once my ameriservice ends august 31. 2.  I broke up with Sam: J didn't like him, thought I could… Continue reading “I’ve had better conversations with toast.”

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my job description (not the real one)

hi flist!  happy weekend!arrive some time between 6:30 AM and 1:30 PMcruise LJcruise FBset up my last.fm account (also fannyanns, as previously posted.)laugh my ass offfor several hours... complain about my boss's boundaries (or lack thereof)from yesterday:  god I have done NOTHING BUT GOOF OFF in the internets all day today. I need to get to… Continue reading my job description (not the real one)