Yesterday was the first day I started looking for work seriously (ie by contacting people, broadcasting to lists, etc.). Thanks to Jörg I already have a little thing to chew on for a few days, but I need to find some work fast.
So far the results are encouraging: two interviews that look serious (and interesting work as well!), a number of leads, and quite a lot of very heart-warming encouragements. Especially touching was Kip's very very kind note. Needless to say, it's mutual, with the added advantage for him that he's not a French Metadata-Freak PITA