In the meantime, work has been made much more interesting by the sudden appearance of about 3" worth of invoices from last month that had apparently been hiding on Luis' desk under a pile of lien releases. Well, at least that won't be happening any more, but it's going to mean some serious slamming of the keyboard as I try to get all this stuff into the project managers' folders by Monday. I might be able to hit that goal, even with the time lost for tomorrow's doctor appointment and tests factored in.
Following up on yesterday's post, I'm pretty impressed by Alexandria's Beatley library. It's fairly new, built in an open-stacks layout, and has a decent selection of SF. Interestingly enough, they have all of Harry Turtledove's alternate history novels filed in with the mainstream fiction, in contrast to S.M. Stirling's Oregon trilogy and John Ringo's Assiti Shards books, which are
*No, I'm not on staff any more, but it would seem weird to not show up until Friday.