I started asking myself this question after a lady I was helping at work told me she wanted sympathy for what happened to her. With the way she acting and her reasons for wanting sympathy, I didn't want to give it to her. Sympathy is the kind of thing that is given when you honestly … Continue reading Should You Ask For Sympathy?
Just before I got sick, I went to a job interview. It has been a while since my last interviews. I have been applying to jobs here and there but never hear back or get an email saying they have moved forward with other applicants. This was the only one of the many that responded … Continue reading Lead Receptionist Job Interview
Many good things have happened in my life in 2019. Many bad things have happened also. I never thought I would be owning my own home, still be in a relationship, blogging or be working at the same job. Despite bad things happening, they turned into good things in the end for the most part. … Continue reading My 2019 Reflection
Having a creative mindset can help you feel like your living your life more freely and you help you feel like you aren't trapped in your current state. Without it, succeeding in your goals in life can be difficult. This means creativity can be what you want to do in your free time or in … Continue reading Ways To Develop A Creative Mindset
When I think about who I am, it is difficult. I have a mental illness. I want to be able to say I have a bachelor degree in journalism but my mental illness has kept me from getting an internship to allow me to finish my degree. I want to be involved in things more … Continue reading Who Am I?
Growing up, I always worried about when my parents would come back home. I would ask them what time they will be back when they left. If they didn't come back at that exact time, I called them until they answered or I heard them coming through the door. I remember questioning them like I … Continue reading What Is Living With Fear Of Abandonment Like?
I have heard horror stories from some of my favorite bloggers about Christmas shopping. Yesterday, I went to Target after work to pick up my sisters gift card. I went at night. There was a lot of traffic and the store was busy. I parked in the far back away from everyone so I could … Continue reading I Am Ready For Christmas
This is my first time being nominated for the Blogger Recognition Award. I am so happy BeckiesMentalMessnominated me. I love her blog. She gives good advice and motivation. My blog is not as good as hers. Rules: 1. Thank the blogger(s) who nominated you and provide a link to their blog. 2. Write a post … Continue reading Blogger Recognition Award
I was diagnosed with social anxiety in middle school. Since then, I have never had any real friends, only people I talk to. Before that time, I did have a couple friends. After a while, we different apart. I have had a difficult time talking to people and feeling comfortable around other people to make … Continue reading How To Make Friends When You Have Social Anxiety
I have talked about my experience with trying to find a new job on here many times. I haven't had any good luck. It could have been my fault or the hiring team at the places I got interviews at. After each failure, I have been quick to blame my social anxiety. The reason I … Continue reading How My Social Anxiety Has Made Finding Work Difficult