I Spread Myself Too Thin

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    Inbox Anxiety

    25 hours as a Manager of a young person's counselling agency, 12 hours Creative Arts youth work, 6 hours invigilating a distance learning forum, 6 hours lecturing.  Finishing a degree, writing for academia, wanting to write and play songs, see my kids, see my girlfriend, sleep...
    CrookedMan CrookedMan
    46-50
    1 Response Mar 26, 2011

    I don't think everyone is built the same.

    I can't handle too much. I need alone time. I need peace. I'm not rich, though I'd like to be, and I work more than needed at my F/T job with students. It's the feeling at the end of the week that tells me if I'm handling things well or not. I procrastinate and avoid. I...
    MickeyRager MickeyRager
    26-30, M
    1 Response Feb 25, 2014

    Tick Boxes

    I’m feeling all 1970s at my extremities; slightly numb around the edges.  Just write and see where it goes.  That’s the way to start the flow.  Working all day, not exactly hard, but a hectic, frenetic and eclectic selection of activities that started out fast but ended up...
    CrookedMan CrookedMan
    46-50
    Mar 16, 2012
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