Ever since the fall holidays life has done its best to show me that there is pain out there and as a cautionary reminder of the fact that I must have had too little of it in my life for the past weeks, pain hit close to home. One of my students died during the … More You are entitled to feel pain
With my job consuming more hours of the day than the day actually offers, I try to enjoy the little free time I have. In the beginning, I had to force myself to relax and enjoy my leisure time because I thought to myself that if I actually had free time on my hands I … More Taking time to appreciate things
So I´ve tried to be more positive lately. I have a shitload of work and things are just piling up on my desk (you should see the chaos, it´s so unlike me) and I feel like I just can´t keep up. My possibly-maybe-boyfriend (we call him The Incredible Law Boy) wants to spend every weekend … More Being positive
Things have changed over the past couple of months. First of, I had the chance to recharge over the summer break. My neighbor made it unnecessarily hard for me in the beginning, but after calling the police on him twice, he finally seemed to have learned his lesson. I felt the adrenaline rush from calling … More I just feel it
It´s quite sad to meet someone you like and then to find out that he is taken. It actually hurts. As someone who doesn´t always feel social, I need to put a lot of energy into meeting someone, opening up and to let him see that loving soul that lies beneath all the frowns and … More The good guys are taken
I invested seven years into my education and I have always felt that this investment forced me to accept the fact that I had to cut back on other parts of my life.
The older I get (and I know this sounds slightly weird), the more I realize that I don´t want to change as often as I did when I was younger (again: weird). Maybe I´m getting stiff and rusty in my ways like an old grandma, but I think I have earned that right. The first … More The older I get