Monthly Archives: November 2013

Vacation, all I ever wanted

I’m down in Isle of Palms, SC for Thanksgiving. I was so looking forward to a vacation. I know. You’re thinking, what exactly does a person who’s out of work need a vacation from. Think of it this way: instead … Continue reading

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People are Really Nice

There is no sarcasm in that statement. Really. I’ve been kind of blown away in the past six weeks by the amazing kindness and generosity of people. I knew I had a great group of friends, but they’ve gone above and … Continue reading

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I like the idea of a job

But not so much the reality. I wanted a part-time job, because I really felt like I needed something to structure my days and weeks around. So I got a part-time job. And now I’m annoyed at having to schedule … Continue reading

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Life Transformation Update

I’ve skipped a few weeks of these. There’s not really much change! In case you don’t remember what my four big goals are, here’s a refresher: 1) find a job; 2) Clean and organize my house; 3) Get in the … Continue reading

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Slinging Hash

I’ve been thinking lately about all the jobs I’ve had in my life. There’s quite the range. Lots of food service in my younger years. Stints temping here and there. A series of one-year jobs in my 20s. I worked … Continue reading

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Back to Reality

I had a great time in Boston. And not just because I got to forget about my little issue of not having a job for a few days. I saw a few old friends, including one from college, and I … Continue reading

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