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Disappointment is the New Norm…

So, I have finally gotten moved.  I am loving my new place and I like the new city I live and work in.  It has so much more to offer us.  There is more in the way of entertainment and … Continue reading

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It’s about time.

I have one more day with my son before I hit the new job.  I am elated to begin working so soon after I was laid off.  I have only been off for a month and a much needed vacation … Continue reading

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Going my way

So, as bad as it was two weeks ago, I could not be happier today.  Writing about my experience with the STBX solidified what I knew and what I really felt.  I felt pain.  Enourmous, gigantic pain.  No one could … Continue reading

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My Last Week

Today begins my last week of work.  Well, I can’t even call it a week.  In three days, Thursday, will be my last day.  I will receive one week of severance and my vacation will be paid out.  Once those … Continue reading

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Looking Forward

As ominous as the coming days are feeling, I am also looking forward to quite a few things. I received a memo on Friday explaining that my last day of work will be May 31.  I will get a week … Continue reading

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PMS, WTF?

It comes as no surprise to me every month, but it does come as a disappointment.  I mean, it is like clockwork even with the ticking.  The bomb will go off.  The bomb of emotions brought on by PMS, that … Continue reading

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Upcoming Changes

This week has been emotional, to say the least.  My husband and I spoke the other day while I was at lunch, sitting in my car.  We collectively let our emotions out.  We spewed out how we felt and sobbed … Continue reading

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Dreaming of Snakes

Last night I woke up in a sweat.  I had a dream that I was surrounded by snakes, cobras, in fact.  Yikes.  I hate snakes…so why was I dreaming of them? Of course I had to come right in and … Continue reading

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Positive Outlook?

I am facing certain change in my life.  This does bring a large amount of fear.  Even through that fear, I can see the light at the end of the tunnel.  I am feeling a bit euphoric this morning, knowing … Continue reading

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Just Wake Me Up When It’s Over Please

Yesterday.  Wow…what a day.  So many things happened of the good and bad variety. Friday I decided to send an email directly to a specific person at CNN in order to apply for a position.  I do not trust these … Continue reading

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