As I write this, I have been on the sick from work for almost a month, thanks to my arthritis deciding that it wanted to attack my right knee as well as my left. My right knee swelled up so badly my GP managed to get me an appointment with my consultant the same day […]Read More Sick leave
Those days following Christmas Day and Boxing Day always feel weird. The first day back at work seems to go as slow as anything and it’s hard to adjust and remember exactly what day of the week it is. Normally, I’m ok with it, but this year I seem particularly bad. I woke up this […]Read More Post Christmas
If life is a motorway, then I am stuck in a never-ending traffic jam while everyone else is moving forward at various speeds. You might be able to tell that I’m not in the most positive mood today. It did start well enough. I guess every now and again, the amount of stuff you see […]Read More 30 Blogs of November: Day 14
Every now and again, when I’m bored, I look back on my old blog posts. Some make me smile, some make me cringe. The rest just make me wonder why on earth I ever thought about writing on that particular subject. But one thing that I do get from reading them, is just how I […]Read More Difficult
I like to think that I am a person who is always ready to help people out when they need it. I am always accommodating to people I work with and with anyone else who needs a favour. However, in recent times I wonder if I am too nice for my own good a lot […]Read More NaBloPoMo Day 25: Mug.
Last time I looked, I am pretty sure I didn’t have the word “doormat” written on my forehead. So why do I feel like I am one? I guess I’m fed up of making allowances for people who never take the opportunity to do favours for me. Sick of working my arse off without any […]Read More NaBloPoMo Day 14: Untitled
This afternoon, in an attempt to be productive while on annual leave I looked at jobs and courses on the internet. I searched all across the areas that I was interested in, both the part time and full time, the permanent and the temporary, all in the hope that there would be something interesting that […]Read More Just looking.