It’s 9:00 p.m. and I just sat down to eat dinner. It’s been a long day. Looooong. I’ve got so much going on, a new job starting next week, an old job ending tomorrow. Saying goodbye to people I have grown to love and trying to get psyched to meet some new people I don’tContinue reading “Taking Things Off My Plate-Thoughts on Quitting”
“When you reach the end of your rope,Hang on.” There is no other choice. …on second thought, sometimes there is. I’m not a big fan of coping and this quote sort of smacks of that. In my opinion, Coping suggests you have no power in the situation and often you do have more power thanContinue reading “Reaching the End of your Rope: Thoughts on Coping”
For years my husband has told me there is a club for people who hate their job. They meet everyday. It’s called The Bar. I suppose he’s right, though that whole idea sounds outdated and very 70s to me. But he has a point. Lots of people hate their jobs. I came across this postContinue reading “My Second to Last Monday”
It’s time for another fun photo of a stoic man with makeup! Aside from the makeover I just gave him, he has some important words to say. “Courage is being scared to death and saddling up anyway” So much of life is about closing your eyes and taking that step into the void. AContinue reading “Courage”
I would pay good money for someone to teach this to my children. MILLIONS. Or $5 and a back rub, what can I say, I’m poor.
This year is the year I decided I’m going to make it happen. Make writing happen. I’ve written stories since I can remember, since I was in grade school. I crave to tell stories and to live vicariously through my characters. What I cannot do, they can. My character Glory from Earthbound came from theContinue reading “The Importance of Stories”
I have a dear friend who is battling cancer right now. Her struggle to stay strong and remain positive makes any stupid dumb problem I have seem just that- stupid and dumb.