Confidence

Commitment is hard for me because commitment takes confidence. In the world. In myself. To decide on something—and stay the…

Fight like hell

Sometimes, choices in life come down to one thing: not, “is this right?” but “is this something I’m willing to…

Groundhog Day

(Yeah, I know this hallowed holiday happened already—it’s the movie I’m alluding to here. And Bill Murray is always relevant.)…

Dream world.

…traditional employment is often regarded as an enemy. Something to be escaped, eschewed and otherwise eviscerated whenever possible. With so…

Bumming me out.

A blogger I love said she’s glad she doesn’t have boys because she doesn’t want to make cakes that look…

Motivation versus discipline

I’ve been thinking lately about the difference.  As a kid, I didn’t really get this concept; when things were frustrating,…

Closed system.

If it’s not immediately obvious from past posts, things haven’t been going particularly well for me. My late 20s have…