Change

Because the Universe is abundant, the job that I just quit came along at the right time exactly when I needed it. I was underemployed for years. Being underemployed is maybe better than being unemployed. But for years my work life had me feeling under-stimulated and underpaid. Something was always...

How I learned to love Exercise

For as long as I can remember I have had a love-hate relationship with exercise and fitness. I’ve always loved the idea of looking and being fit, and I’ve always hated exercising. But I accepted working out as a necessary evil and even if only sporadically I would make myself workout. From time to...

Listening to my inner voice

Happy Monday!! I hope your weekend was fabulous and that you are ready to take on a new week. Mondays feel very different now that I am not on my way to an energy draining job, depressed knowing that I have five more days to go before the weekend. If I had not decided to listen to my inner voice,...

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Winter is coming

Winter is coming

I feel like a character from Game of Thrones, crying that winter is coming. I spent most of October being sad that the summer is over. What I learned about myself is that I take too long to do things. I should have stopped mourning the end of Summer in September....

Link Love Tuesday

Happy Tuesday! That doesn’t sound as good as  “Happy Friday” at all, but it’s going to have to do since today is Tuesday. Over the weekend, I didn’t do much writing but I did do a lot of web surfing, so I’m going to share what I found with you. The lunar eclipse that...

Writer’s Block

Writer’s Block

It usually goes something like this. I’ll discover a show and then I’ll watch TV all day and all weekend. Sometimes I’ll spend an entire day on the phone talking or texting. Some days are spent just reading. Other times, I spend the whole day online reading article...

Reasons I Shouldn’t Quit My Job

Sometimes I feel bad that I am not jumping up and down with excitement about my job. Ever since I came across this article, I have read it over and over again. The writer lists nine reasons to quit your job. The essence of the article is that...

Unsolicited Advice

Unsolicited Advice

The other day I was going to lunch and a colleague asked me what I was going to eat. I told her that I was gonna use my hour to get a manicure. She said in a high condescending voice with a fake smile on her face, “ Oh how nice! I hope that when you have kids that you...

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