• Sleep

    I need to sleep. It's not just me, as human beings we all need to sleep. But I'm too tired and selfish to think about the bigger picture right now. When I turn off the lights and close my eyes and wait for the dreams to come, those fluffy sheep to lull me away, it doesn't work.I don't have a sleep disorder. I've dreamt about it, ironically enough, and I've googled it a trillion different times. ...

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    Tags:
    Sleep,
    Insomnia,
    Work,
    Worry
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  • The Career Ladder is Sometimes a Lily Pond.

    Ten years ago I volunteered for a innovative new charity organisation in a big city. It was one of the best experiences with work I've had. I volunteered there for 6 months in total, I had to leave because my finances meant I had to focus on full time paid work. A while after I left, a job came up there as part of the admin team. It wasn't the department I'd been volunteering in ...

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    Tags:
    Rejection,
    Bitter,
    Job,
    Work,
    Career
  • Jim Jam Day

    Here we go again. The only full day my fiancée and I have together and we spend the day asleep. I then think its a ruined day but my fiancée seems cool with it. She says its great to have a day in bed when shes been out working all week. I just think we could have been out and doing something even though its raining and the money we have has been appointed to ...

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    Tags:
    Engagement,
    Work,
    FedUp,
    Fiancee,
    Girlfriend
  • Silence

    The house is empty, not empty meaning no furniture but empty as in there is one body less than there normally is, The house so quiet that I can hear the kids screaming and playing in the street, That 1 body less makes a difference, It is the difference between a house filled with laughter and smiles and a house that is quiet. The dogs have their presence but still it is quiet with them ...

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    Tags:
    Dog,
    Partner,
    Silence,
    Dogs,
    Work