Today, I had someone that doesn't typically give one iota of crap about how I feel or what's going on with me ask me, "Are you not happy with your life?". I responded in the affirmative and this person said, "I don't really like you sad all of the time." Of course, my first though, … Continue reading Depression Aware
Ever since I was laid off from my job three and a half years ago, I have really struggled finding my way back to any sort of fulfilling career. By all reasonable standards, I should consider myself a success. Granted, I have not come anywhere close to coming back the the financial security I had … Continue reading Pondering Transition
My morning began a little rough. I'm not sure what it is about stumbling that makes me feel like an idiot, but this morning I was feeling rather negative and doubting in any kind of hope. But I tend to be the kind of person that accepts empirical evidence as proof for something - maybe … Continue reading Pray: Surrender as the Means to Recover.
I am still fighting. Day 1
The last few days have been an emotional set of ups and downs. I had wanted to write about everything I was feeling, but couldn't focus enough to do that. In fact, each day this week, I sat down and opened up a new post to blog about whatever would be bothering me at the … Continue reading Goals & Courage