Damnit, I let several weeks go by without posting again. I hate when that happens. I’m back in Edmonton right now. My 90-day visit to Ireland was up so I had to leave the country for a bit, so I took a christmas vacation. That’s a lower-case-‘v’-vacation, as I end up working a few hours each day anyhow… I still haven’t got my work-permit or residency status in Ireland. I’m being told now I shall be freed from bureaucratic purgatory sometime in January or February.
I’ve been writing a big blog-post / essay on some of the theology/science/evolution topics discussed earlier, but I’ve only gotten through a partial draft so who knows when that tasty content shall make an appearance.
I’ve been kicking around the house, getting lots of cuddle-time in with my cat who can’t join us in Ireland until she’s out of quarantine in another month. On Saturday I went to the BioTools christmas party which was good fun. I hung out at the BioTools office yesterday, played a little foozball and had a peek at their top-secret product developments.
I just had a meeting with a tax accountant. This year with the living abroad, renting out our house, self-empllyment, stock options, and a slew of other random financial matters have really made that whole tax thing too complicated for my little brain to work out, without crying. It appears they’ll be recommending I use the simplified revenue canada tax form: