It Scares Me

It scares me how angry I get over nothing. It scares me how I see all the negatives long before even one positive. It scares me that one day you might realise that I'm really not that good a person. It scares me that one day you might realise that I'm really not that good … Continue reading It Scares Me

Thinking about my thinking

You are not required to set yourself on fire to keep others warmPenny Reid - Beard in Mind I don't think of myself as a martyr, or a hero, or any kind of positive kind of good samaritan esque thing. I used to suffer from the delusion that if I do nice things for people … Continue reading Thinking about my thinking

Pregnancy Jitters Pt 2

Well, after our scare the other day ( Pregnant Jitters ) Buttercup was not induced as the ward was full and actually closed to new arrivals / inductions. As Lentils movements were back to normal, and the midwives and doctors were happy with everything, we were actually discharged, and we were told that Buttercup would … Continue reading Pregnancy Jitters Pt 2

Pregnancy Jitters

Today began, and continued, as a normal Friday would. We woke up, we had breakfast and coffee, got dressed went to work. Things were going pretty well up to a certain point. I had just taken my Nth call of the day, chatting with a nice lady about a policy she had recently purchased, explained … Continue reading Pregnancy Jitters

Oh Christmas do, Oh Christmas do

https://flic.kr/p/q8X8s9 November 30th Everyone loves a works Christmas do. Well...everyone except me. They're a tedious charade. What do you mean I have to spend my free time with work people. People who the majority of I can't stand, and those that I don't actively despise, I barely tolerate within the work environment. Don't get me … Continue reading Oh Christmas do, Oh Christmas do

Sick Days: A Call Center Agents Dilemma

As a general rule, most people don't want to take time off work when they are ill. they'd rather just get one with it. Especially when their main symptom is a cough and sore throat. https://www.flickr.com/photos/kaex0r414/239294304 Around about this time every year office bugs do their rounds; making a large proportion of the office staff … Continue reading Sick Days: A Call Center Agents Dilemma

Madam Pt 2: The Disciplinary Bonus

Swear to God. Swear. To. God. Madam is the only person I have ever met who doesn't understand the insanity of complaining that she didn't get a bonus in the same month that she was given a verbal warning following a disciplinary. I mean honestly. Why would you expect to be rewarded having been punished. … Continue reading Madam Pt 2: The Disciplinary Bonus