"Do you have any vacation days you can take? A nice break from work and home might be good for you. Maybe a nice Mancation? Just a thought.
I know how you feel. I've been feeling like that for a while here at my job. I'm just not motivated…"
"My wife is a paramedic/fire fighter (associates in para-medicine and fire science) - it took her about 17 months of schooling, and she worked while she got it.
I've been in the same boat as you - close to a degree, hating my job, and getting…"
"B.J., if you haven't already, I'd suggest a few things that helped me as I endure a desk job that's taking me nowhere fast.
1) Find out what "fills my cup" in the short term and do that. For me, it could be as simple as…"
"Can't say it's as much advice as it is just a thought to mull for a while.
My friend's dad came to me as he was leaving my wedding. We talked briefly, and he told me that he wanted to make a toast to my wife and I but didn't get…"
"As a paramedic, I can definitely relate to what you're going through! For a while, I worked a rotating 12-hr night shift (2 on, 2 off, 3 on, 2 off, 2 on, 3 off). What worked best for me was just planning on sleeping during the day. As mentioned…"
"Take this with a grain of salt, but look into some Fish Pills(Omega 3's).
When I get off of them, my sleep is just not productive, I am angry, I am bitter, I start fights, I only find the negative in things. Within a day of getting back on…"
"You are still talking about the picture.How do you feel knowing there's never been as many slaves in the history of mankind? Makes you want to do something about it? or you prefer to ignore it and look for excuses not to even talk about…"
"Carl, one of the basic tenets of nudism (which I am not an official part of) is that nudity ≠ (does not equal) sex. The young people I'm talking about are the guys leaving the shower or who change into swim suits and do the "towel…"
"If someone presents the case, then, some of us may do exactly that. But the case has to be presented before we can verify its solidity.
I see the same sort of thing in school papers sometimes. Something like:
Thesis: the US should…"
"The interesting thing is the number of folks who still believe that political systems operate on left/right up/down systems.
Political systems are on a circular continuum. the only difference between the Soviet-style socialists and the fascist…"