Life has changed a lot since last I posted here, but some things are still the same. I’m now a home owner. Is it my ideal place? No. Is it better than an apartment? By a long sight! Is this blog going to change? Yes and no. I’m still going to express my opinion, but I’m also going to start posting all the things that I’m doing to be happy where I’m at. So many people wait until everything is perfect to start being happy, which is why we have so many pissed off, grumpy people. Nothing is ever perfect, but life is good. With that in mind, stay tuned for lots of weird projects between me and my partner; things like making yogurt, recipes, gardening, starting fires with sticks/flint and steel/ etc., and other off the wall things. We will also be including the trials of being the parents of a baby genius. Pray for us to whatever God or Goddess you worship, we need all the help we can get!
Category Archives: Thoughts
“I can’t wait for Friday!” is probably the most heard phrase in the work place these days. Doesn’t anyone recognize that they are doing nothing more than wishing their lives away.
Currently at my job we have just finished bidding for our schedules for the coming year and while I look around and see all the people that I’ll no longer see every day, all I hear is how they can’t wait to start the new schedule. Sure, I’m excited about my new schedule. I actually got the exact one that I wanted, why wouldn’t I be excited? However, I’ll no longer be working with my best friend in this new city. I’ll no longer have all the other friends I’ve made with me every day. Granted some of them are coming with me and I’m very excited to continue working with them, but the not so great people are coming in equal measure, so why is everyone so excited to throw away the next few weeks until the new bid goes into effect?
Perhaps I have a completely different outlook on life because of the time that I’ve seen wasted by people who embraced the Shadow Lover all too soon; my sister at the young age of 24 years old. She had her whole life before her by everyone’s standards, but that was simply an illusion. She never saw 25. She never saw the Saints win the Superbowl. She never saw a woman in the presidential race. She never held her own newborn babe in her arms. She never worked at another crappy job. She never again wished her life away by trying to hurry Friday to come sooner.
And she never will.
So instead of wishing my life away, I want to embrace every day as the miracle and present it is.
For some time I have been watching the blogging phenomenon and the world in general. I decided that it was time for me to put my views out there for public consumption. Some of them will be hard to chew. Most will be hard to swallow for the average raging idiot that seems to be the norm these days. But there are a few of you out there that will probably simply goggle in stunned amazement that someone finally had the balls to say what you’ve all been thinking. No, I will not be updating this on a regular schedule. I’ll be updating when something in particular sticks in my craw or when I need to purge mentally in order to better understand my own thoughts and feelings. Will you see my views change? If ever this blog lasts that long. Will you see me grow as a person? If ever this blog lasts that long. In the end…