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My Journey into the World of On-Demand Work

(UPDATE: You can hear me talk for 5 minutes about my work adventure on PRI’s radio show “To The Best of Our Knowledge”:  http://www.ttbook.org/book/what-its-work-demand-economy) As I’ve mentioned before, I’m an overeducated 40-something year old woman who spent years in research … Continue reading

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The End of Month 11

                 I look ahead now to what will be Month 12 on the road….my 12th month away from my life as it was and into the life I live now. I wind down … Continue reading

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Funny Things Happen When You Don’t Have a Full Length Mirror

When you don’t have a full length mirror for months at a time, funny things start to happen… You leave the house without fully knowing how you look. After being out in public for an hour or so…you panic, look … Continue reading

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My Work (continued)

A few weeks back, I gave a summary of what types of projects I was working on at the time.  Sort of my first description of what I do as a new freelancer, funding my life of travel on the … Continue reading

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Little Heartwarmer #5

Today’s Heartwarmer is from Astoria, Oregon. At the end of my quick stay there…heading out, on my way to Portland. Needed to get gas, so I find a gas station on the edge of town. As I drive up, a … Continue reading

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The Freedom to Freelance

Moving on to try to explain how I fund this life on the road… to try to describe the variety of things that I now call “work”… the range of projects that keep me busy and entertained at all hours. … Continue reading

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Huckleberry Heartwarmer (#3)

It’s the first night that I arrive into Missoula. I drove in from Hailey – about 6 1/2 hours. For some reason, whenever I do a long-ish drive, I feel that I should end the day with some sort of … Continue reading

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