Returning home from Albany

I said goodbye to Eric and Ryane, and Eric dropped me off at the Albany-Rensallear train station at about 10:45 AM for my 11 AM train. When I got to the station, I discovered that the train was going to be at least 30 minutes late. That was going to screw up my connection in New York City so I had my connecting train changed to the 3:05 PM train.

We finally got underway at noon. I had a business class seat on both legs and spent most of the time on the way back either dozing off, or reading.

I got into Union Station in DC around 6:30 PM and was back home by 7:15 PM. Zeke was happy to see me, I think. It was much warmer here in Maryland than in Albany–I think it was around 30 degrees here but after a day and a half of below-zero temperatures, it felt warm.

I got all of my W-2’s over the weekend so I’ve got to contact the accountant soon.

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Jamie Todd Rubin writes fiction and nonfiction for a variety of publications including Analog, Clarkesworld, The Daily Beast, 99U, Daily Science Fiction, Lightspeed, InterGalactic Medicine Show, and several anthologies. He was featured in Lifehacker’s How I Work series. He has been blogging since 2005. By day, he manages software projects and occasionally writes code. He lives in Arlington, Virginia with his wife and three children. Find him on Twitter at @jamietr.