TWITL – week thirty-four – “keep having fun”

TWITL – week thirty-four – “keep having fun”

“Keep having fun” I’ve known for a few weeks, maybe a month, that a friend from work was going to take that last breath then nothing more. Knowing she would be gone did nothing to soften the sorrow when the news finally came on Tuesday morning. I had to wait until after work to cry…

TWITL – week twenty-seven – out and about

TWITL – week twenty-seven – out and about

I’m quite sure I’m going to regret not taking some time off during this summer break. I can already tell, as I’m writing on this Sunday early evening. I’m back to going to going to the office five days a week starting tomorrow. What is work going to be like with everyone back at the…

TWITL – week fifteen – what keeps us sane

TWITL – week fifteen – what keeps us sane

It’s nice having a sort of routine now. It’s a weird routine but I feel less aimless, I suppose. Part of me wishes that I had chosen two days in a row to go in for work but I know it’s better to be in for Tuesdays and Thursdays. WRITING I have been seriously slacking…

TWITL – week fourteen – this new normal

TWITL – week fourteen – this new normal

The stress is still there but it’s so constant that it’s settled into the background now. I went in to work on Wednesday, found out I’m supposed to work remotely, then was asked if I could come in twice a week to answer the phone. I got to choose the days and I’m going for…

TWITL – week twelve – sheltering in place

TWITL – week twelve – sheltering in place

We have been sheltering in place since Monday. When the order came in, it felt so numbing but we had already been self isolating so it also didn’t feel so drastic. It’s stressful and lo, reading things on the internet and watching the news DOES NOT HELP. Yes, let’s be informed with the facts and…