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One snippet from your update has me intrigued. What type of work is the part-time job you picked up? It sounds perfect for retirement.

I shepherd actors through weekend pop culture and sci-fi conventions as an independent contractor ("Handler") for an appearances booking agency. Usually 6-10 hours a day taking money and managing autographs, lines, meet-and-greets, making sure they get to scheduled panels and photo ops, meals, to and from their hotel & airport, honoring various preferences & needs. I was an unpaid volunteer and helper/runner for a long time (but attended events for free). It's fun but challenging--gives me motivation to keep up fitness and strength training between shows!


"fifteen more autographs and I'll get you some ice cream"
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