Tag Archives: good company

Slowing down as a Sign of Life

This morning I tackled a small…mound of dishes and felt it. Yesterday, while sorting out my banking and budget, while working, and listening – I felt it. It is the too familiar: not good enough you’re a jerk you’ll never … Continue reading

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Lazy

I’ve been unemployed, not lazy. Early this morning, my best pal asked me about the job hunt. To say that my response was “prickly” is a kindness. Since August 1, less than an hour after I was “restructured,” I’ve been … Continue reading

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I never saw it coming

  Life is strange. Isn’t it? We work and plan Some scheme We grow and diminish Grow further still. So many unknowns We must stay light on our feet Agile Ready to volley and pitch Angle left Shoot from the … Continue reading

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Whistling in the dark

Job hunting is – at its best – a voyage of discovery. At its worst, it is terrifying and overwhelming. I’ve been fortunate to have family and friends (framily) who cheer me on and take me seriously when I ask for … Continue reading

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Ich habe genug.

  The kids converged this week. It was chaos and sweetness and refining and refreshing. As is our custom, we trolled our favorite spots in town: the Mayes’ ranch, Dusty Bookshelf, Acme, coffee shops, and Rockstar & Rogers (twice). I was … Continue reading

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31 Days of Creating or “Creative Self-Rescue”

  This morning I felt inspired. Not the get-off-your-tuckus or chocolate & peanut butter inspiration, but a moment that introduced wonder, excitement, and joy into this “searching for a meaningful job.” After cleaning the bathroom, sweeping the outdoor landing, and other … Continue reading

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Some days

Some days… But not every day. Here’s to good days in good company! (Photo by Danvers Police Dept.)

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