On Protagonists and Promotions

Today is my last day of my first "grown up" job. I can't count the number of times I've started to write something about this job only to slam on the breaks. It isn't exciting. It isn't exotic. It isn't heart-pounding. As a matter of fact it is often boring, stressful, and annoying. No one …

The Secret Life of Working

Some days I feel like a blindfolded two-year-old was given a permanent marker and instructed to draw a life map for a random adult in this world. On the wall. Lucky enough, that "random adult" was none other than me. Good job, two-year-old, I'm confused. You win. In normal childcare this would be the point …

Adulting

"I'm gonna nail this adult thing!!" -Said no one that I know... However, that did not keep me from thinking it. Just now. It has been about a month since my return from China and I am excited to say that I have received and accepted a job offer from an organization I think highly of. …