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Nothing left to do but take to the sea, I guess!
My main advice is to start making concrete plans for what your exit strategy is. It sounds like you're already doing that, but for dealing with the current job, it might help psychologically if you know there's something else on the other end. Figure out what tasks you would need to accomplish to feel like you can leave academia cleanly. Treat the job like a job - you're no longer going for academic glory, so do the things you have to do and nothing more. If you can spend your weekends and evenings relaxing to regain energy or taking classes / doing research on you new thing, do that. Job hunting coming out of academia will suck hard, but eventually you'll make it, and it will feel so much better.
Reading this great article, though, reminds me that Dark Energy and cosmic acceleration were one of the few topics that still really fucking excited me before I left (and still do!), both from a theoretical and experimental point of view. It still feels like unknown territory, with something exciting right around the corner. So, thank you for this excellent, very clear article!