Category Archives: job

Wing Chun Silence Has Been Broken

Hello to whoever reads this out there, I have been swamped with so many things that I have not had time to blog, which makes me sad because I really wanted to be more consistent once I revamped this as … Continue reading

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Removing Negativity…in Style

Last night I was supposed to do 7-11pm at my lousy part-time job. As some of you know from previous posts, the place had me miserable. There is nothing worse than working at a place where you are talked down … Continue reading

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Therapeutic Power of Writing

I have decided to quit my part-time job. (Hopefully we will be moving to a new department at my day job that has more pay and the possibility of overtime, but we will see.) In any event, I decided to … Continue reading

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Second Job Blues

For those of you who browse around this site, you will know that I am 37, a college graduate, a husband, and a father of four. Right now I’m a temp at an office job where (they claim) if you … Continue reading

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A Disturbing (Fitness) Discovery

As some of you may know, for the last three months I was working as a temp at Cascades Tissue Group. It was an okay job, but there were certain parts of it that made it NOT a good fit … Continue reading

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Music and Its Importance in My Life

I tend to let my mind wander when I drive. (Don’t worry…this doesn’t mean I weave back and forth!) The reason for this is because wherever I have to go (whether it is work or an appointment) is far, FAR … Continue reading

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The Past Few Months, and Ideas for the Future

Well, it has been a long, crazy time since I got back from Swift. Yes, just the past couple months of my life have felt like a year…which sucks, because it makes me feel older than I am, and as … Continue reading

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