There are times when I am comfortable with silence ... largely, though, I'm not. I tend to need background noise, but something that I can actively control. I need to find more times of silence.
I'm horribly overweight, so ... no, I won't be going diving into a pool of chocolate today. Strawberry dipped in chocolate. (Fruit is good for you, right?)
I wear blue jeans not infrequently ... being a male university professor means that I have a fair amount of liberty in what I wear (though I tend towards "business casual" more often than not). Maybe a couple of times a week (counting the weekend)?
Nope. Can't think of anything.
This cowboy outfit usually works:
Only a little?
Every trip into the classroom comes with a small twinge of fear. Par for the course for an introvert.
... finally pay those bills sitting on the kitchen table.
You know the problem with being an outright jerk in the workplace? It's effective. Months of working through channels, asking questions politely, begging for help ... gets you nothing. Going bat-@#$! crazy in an email message to The Powers That Be? Gets you everything you need, and more.
Guess what this teaches me about how to get work done?
[P.S. I'm sure that's not unique to my workplace ...]