Introspective Moment

Is there a safe time and place for quiet, considered sharing of gentle yet glaringly sentimental moments in life? Or do we just end up appearing tawdry and feeling embarrassed as a matter of upbringing, regardless of when, where and how we post?   As Editor of BirbObserver.blog, I often want to share insights on…

The Debonair Bellhop at The Willard

Of course, since a federal government position can take months or years to land, due to both the hiring process and background investigation, Melville sought a more immediate source of cash for his urban extracurriculars. Notwithstanding having Bronson’s National Identity Card and a  Social Security card counterfeited by clever Harey Potter, Melville sought one further…

Melville Seeks Legitimate Income

Melville wanted cash to enjoy the colorful tourist life of DC. He craved adventure, too. His Georgewashingbun currency having nearly triggered a Secret Service undercove counterfeiting operation, he determined to pursue gainful employment. Word on the street, variously confirmed, said prospective employers would demand a photo ID, Social Security card and completed I-9 Immigration form….

Penn. Ave., NW

Mum currently works temporarily on a law firm premises on Pennsylvania Ave., NW, down the street from The White House and Freedom Plaza and near the Ronald Reagan Bldg. The project may wrap up today, or tomorrow. Or the client may decide to retain the group of her contractors longer. Contract attorneys know sooner than…

Hoppy #bunnybuttfriday🐰

Mum is an attorney educated in Britain and product of an Ivy League law school. Consistent with the relevant statistics, as a woman, the Ivy League JD hindered rather than helped her professional advancement. Downward ly mobile since her sabbatical to Presbyterian seminary 2003-06, she snuggles us for reassurance each evening: she is a mere…