Monday, May 10, 2010

Xio Synthesizer

I brought this little musical keyboard up with me to Alaska expecting it to be my only connection to playing something close to a piano.  Little did I know that I would become the musician for a church, so for awhile it was just gathering dust in my apartment.  Since I now have an office job it's very nice to have around!  It fits snug on my desk next to my laptop.

I have an office

There was a slight change of plans with my work situation, but I am going with the flow.  I've been helping coordinate a Building Maintenance and Repair training and placement for some Americorps positions.  There is no Youth Build program at the moment but we hope later this year we can get one going again.  In the meantime, my job doesn't require a full 40 hours a week.  Well, I decided I'll show up for all the hours of a 40-hour week but I'll just be doing other things some of the time.  My focus on a construction site is so much better than my focus at a desk so having the freedom to allow myself to have distractions is actually quite ideal for me.  Here is what my office looks like: