Archive for the 'My Work'

Some Health Writing

Since starting a job at a contractor last July, I’ve gotten to do lots of different kinds of writing, mostly in the area of health and...
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Catching Up

I’m very behind on posting Last Word on Nothing links, so here are the last couple I’ve written: We had a snow day. Well, I mean, I had...
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Watching Plants

I’ve written before about how much I love my new commute. Most days, I walk 35 minutes to work. Because the end of daylight savings time...
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Happy Thanksgiving!

This year for Thanksgiving the People of LWON decided to offer our thanks in a slightly different format: by hand. Read our thanks (if you can read...
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The End of Summer Time

I think I might be late to this party: I’ve only recently started really hating the whole thing where we change the time twice a year. I used...
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Blog Post at New Job

I’ve been working since July at Palladian Partners, a company in Silver Spring, Md. I’m so happy with it–the people are nice, the...
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My New Commute

Since July, I’ve been working full time for a contractor. I’ve traded in the glamorous freelance life for a steady paycheck and a...
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Bells and Cicadas

Yesterday after my voice lesson I sat for a while outside Washington National Cathedral, listening to the bells ring. A bit of sleuthing on my phone...
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Mercury and Birds

A story I’ve been working on since April came out this week. It’s about the effects of mercury pollution on bird songs. It appeared on...
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Ice Cream Essay

Transcript of actual e-mail conversation between me and another contributor to The Last Word on Nothing, a little over a week ago: Me: I’ve...
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