Have you ever wondered what happens the day after "happily ever after?" The day after the revolution? The day after you upend your entire life and change everything? I did that a few weeks ago -- changed my life. Well, sort of ripped it apart a little. Made a change that has an impact on everything. Now I'm wondering what I'm supposed to do next. We identify ourselves a … [Read more...] about I changed my life … now what?
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I never should have opened my mouth. For two days I've been trying to overcome the overwhelming desire to strike back. It was a petty, mean thought that I knew I would regret.I fought the urge for two days. Then I lost. I opened my mouth and told a tale -- the wrong words to the wrong person. He'll do something, react. He'll hold a grudge, but not against me. … [Read more...] about Why did I say that?
I didn't intend to do it. I was going to be professional, calm, adult-like. I was going to update my resume, start to look for a job discretely, find something then leave. It was a plan. I made that decision mid-morning. Then I realized that that idea of going into this workplace on a daily basis was making me hyperventilate. It was making me sick to my stomach. So, then, … [Read more...] about So I quit my job today …
A few years ago I started taking some graphic design classes at the local community college to get in touch with my creativity. The first semester was wonderful. I loved the classes, learned a lot. I'm still using some of the info and techniques I learned in that one semester. The next semester was a disaster. The professor came into the classroom and read from the book for an … [Read more...] about A mistaken sense of failure
Okay, so this is going to be kind of a rant... You have been warned. I have this moment of disbelief when someone tells me that they know someone who would be perfect at "doing social media as a job." The statement is usually followed by an explanation that this person is on all the networks, spends a lot of time on them, has a lot of friends, and "knows what they're … [Read more...] about Notice the sarcasm?