The Coffee Underachiever Newsletter 2022

January


26 Jan: Transmission Received[PDF] Word Cloud

Approximately 4,800 words • Topics: that was the week that was • chilblains • transmission received • quarantine • give me steam • Portal • Terraria • VVVVVV • the kids step up • test results • leaving quarantine • the testing conundrum • fraudulent PCR tests • Elanor’s birthday • Potts kid update • Veronica • Sam (Samuel) • Josh (Joshua) • Pippin (Daniel) • Bilby (Benjamin) • Ellie Nellie Nor (Elanor) • Chi (Malachi) • the back catalog


March


13 Mar: Three Kinds of Burnout[PDF] Word Cloud

Approximately 2,600 words • Topics: walks • Tantalus faltering, Sisyphus floundering • three kinds of burnout • caregiver burnout • work burnout • autistic burnout • how about you?


July


21 Jul: I Was Told There Would Be Carrots[PDF] Word Cloud

Approximately 2,600 words • Topics: garden news • stings and arrows of outrageous fortune • my work situation • what now?


August


12 Aug: Our Summer Blockbusters[PDF] Word Cloud

Approximately 2,500 words • Topics: assorted updates • my interview with Joshua • our summer blockbusters • Snowpiercer (2013 film) • Moonfall (2022 film) • Godzilla vs. Kong (2021 film) • The Batman (2022 film) • Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (2022 film)


September


01 Sep: Argo Goes Under[PDF] Word Cloud

Approximately 3,600 words • Topics: Argo AI • Reaching Out • Working at Argo • The Equity Crumbles to Dust • Financial Security and the Seven Year Rule • What’s Next? • My Days • Halloween Films • Monster High: The Movie (2022 Film) • Paws of Fury: The Legend of Hank (2022 Film) • The Keep (1983 Film) • Society (1989 Film)