Keeps pulling me back…

Last week I started a new job. There was a magical two week interval betwixt my old job and this new job. If asked which situation I like the best, it would have to be that fourteen day immersion in non-job activities. I had anticipated having nothing but free brain time, and was a bit disappointed to realize that those days are gone regardless of the fact that I am employed or not. Because there’s always some stupid shit that has to get done, and there are three people relying on me rather than just me. And I am extremely easy on myself when it comes to gettin’ shit done. Not true for the fam.

I was able to get in a bit of painting, and also completed 1.5 pieces that will be in group art shows early-mid next year. Nowhere as much art as I’d hoped, but still, not a complete wash.

The new job is similar to the old one, except it is above ground, with different people.

Neither of them were/are as awesome as being unemployed for two weeks, knowing there was a job on the horizon.

Now that I’ve had a chance to experience it, probably for the first time since I was in my early 30’s, I want more of that good, jobless stuff, without the stress of needing a job. Oh, I know! I’ll tap into my trust fund. The one I don’t know about yet, but am sure some long lost relative will notify me about any day now….

I am tired. Not thinking clearly. Eyes blurry from late night sleep interruptions by the resident six year-olds.

Trust fund. I think I’m finally ready.

1 Comment

  1. Brilliant. I’ll totally start watching my mailbox for the attorney’s letter, too.

    Because you never know.

    I think we could reshape the image American has of trust fund babies…

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