Back into it

I had a surprise email last weekend asking me to take over for a week in a small law firm downtown. There are normally 4 people there: lawyer, associate attorney, paralegal and legal assistant. All three of the staff were scheduled to be out, with only the attorney remaining. This is a really scary proposition, because typically the attorney is so busy he doesn’t have any idea about the every day running of the firm. But I needed the money, and Charlotte was okay losing me for a week, so I took the job, hoping we could work it out together. Thankfully, the paralegal was able to come on after all; her mother’s emergency surgery did not happen. So it was a great week, getting back into working after almost two years retired. And the view was fantastic from the 23rd floor of a downtown Portland building.

Downtown Portland

The week worked out really well, and I expect to be back into Charles and Karilyn’s work lives on a semi regular basis, but I finished the week completely exhausted.  And I missed my Logan terribly.


About keaneonlife

I will use this blog to reach out creatively, document the things I'm doing, what makes me happy, excited, hopeful, and maybe sometimes what makes me sad. I'll try not to bore you. I am a mother; a grandmother; a lover of my dog Aidan McCree; a glass fuser; jewelry maker; an aspiring content editor for independent authors; a retired paralegal; a soul who thinks she has something to say in writing; a volunteer for Portland Open Studios; a friend to just a few and an acquaintance of many.
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