Two Days Ago …

… I wrote this: my head may have just exploded Several years ago I had a conversation with probably the best friend I’ve ever had in my life.  I thought he was full of shit. I’m a very firm believer in personal responsibility, Law of Attraction, and all that type of thing.  Granted, I get […]

What’s the Difference?

Now that I’ve been back at work, at “a real job,” for about a month (including my week of certification prep class), I thought it was time to get my ass back in here and talk about it.  I’m sure I would have done this sooner had my desktop PC not shit itself after last […]

Breathtaking Bouquets of Bullshit

I don’t like receiving flowers.  Even if they’re breathtakingly beautiful, I don’t want them. There are a lot of reasons for this. Bugs, for one.  My last big gnat infestation came from a well-meaning friend’s gift of adorable tiny roses with a side of gnats. The fact that my cat might eat them is another […]

It’s not over. I’m not giving up.

In May, I started toying with the idea of going back to work.  Finding another 9 – 5ish job and working for a living like a “regular” person. At one point I started to apply for Unemployment, but never finished the paperwork.  It’s just not My Thing. I met with a former boss.  Probably the […]

Go ahead, get your hopes up.

For most of my life, I bought into the sickeningly popular belief that, when I wanted something and thought I might actually get it, I should “be smart and not get my hopes up,” lest I be disappointed if it didn’t come to pass. I thought that’s how the world worked.  I thought that the […]