Tag: work

work

Bigger Breaths

I’m all for a skeptical, open mind.  I’m all for asking questions. But if you aren’t going to listen to the answers, why bother? For example, would you hire a plumber to diagnose an issue with your shower, then when the plumber’s done, turn to your friend, who also knows nothing about plumbing and ask …

work

Stupid

You know how some days, you just can’t handle any more stupid? That’s today. I am surrounded by incompetence.  By cycles of shortsighted and hypocritical behaviour enabled by blind spots and willful myopia. By words divorced from action.  By actions divorced from words.  By promises made and forgotten in the blink of an eye. By …

purpose

Breaking It All Down

I set deadlines for myself on things.  I try not to obsess too much over the future, but it’s important to have direction.  Aimlessness can be fun for a while, but ultimately, the lack of purpose gets to you.  Life should be a blend of kicking back in the moment and taking action to fulfill …

blowoff

One Step Forward

And sadly, two back.  The whole day has been like that. For every inch of progress, two inches of interference.  It’s frustrating, but I recognize that there are always going to be days like this, just like some days, there will be days that go so easily and I get so much done that it …

writing

Indecisive

I’m feeling a little indecisive this morning.  Like I want to just veg out, but I know I have enough to do today that if I don’t get started, I’ll be fucked later on. I prefer morning work.  I like to get up a little languid, exercise, meditate, read a book or some comics, then …