visited our local museum today. It’s about a ten minutes walk away from my house, in an old white-washed house with a thatched roof, with lovely arched windows and a manicured lawn in front of it. It sits just on the edge of the main road through town and I have walked past it numerous times while walking our dogs back from the beach. … More Weekly Reflections: The Subject of Future
We’re always struggling with ourselves, desperate to do more, to be more, to prove to yourself and others that we are here for a reason.
I know I’ve struggled with this over the years. … More Weekly Reflections – The Magic of You
This poem was inspired by a song, but also a little on how I’ve been feeling lately. The song is a new one I’ve discovered, called Paper Planes by Elina. I recommend you check it out. It’s a beautiful, lyrical piece of music, inspiring and melodic. … More Poem of the Week: Castles in the Air
I’m starting up a weekly blog all about ‘weekly reflections’, talking about subjects that inspire me, drive my thoughts and emotions, and hopefully give a place for others to reflect too. … More Weekly Reflections: A Note on Happiness
What do I say? Today is the 1st day of April and according to the stars (the first quarter moon is in Cancer), it’s a great time to begin on those plans you’ve been promising in your head to do. … More April Actions: Stop Procrastinating!
It’s been a while since I last wrote. I think I’ve certainly been on a journey through life and work the last two years, both mentally and physically, and I wanted to write a sort of update on where I’ve been, what I’m up to, and what I hope to do in the future. … More Where I’ve Been and Where I’m Going: An Update
I’m lucky enough to be working, and not only is it close to home (especially since I’ve moved closer to the area), it’s also a good job with enough money coming in each month for me to save a little for my own place (here’s me staring at the far flung future).
But, my job is also a contract, and that means that I’m on the hunt for a new one.
There are a lot of stressful situations in life, but generally, most of us get on with them and deal. For some reason, this year I’ve given myself two ‘Goals’ that crop up as a decent enough stressor for anyone – moving house and getting a new job.
For those dealing with anxiety over any uncertain situation, you’ll probably understand that I’m a little unsettled at the moment. Forget the anxieties of wondering if all your skills you’ve built up over the years match up to the job spec, one of the main worries is whether you’ll get the right job for you. … More Life, Work, and Finding your Purpose…