Tag Archives: stress

Goal Post: Don’t Ask How the Goals Went Last Week

(You know I’ve had a week when I’m writing this post Saturday morning instead of Friday night before bed.) The thing about coming to the end of a school year is that the soft whimper only comes on the final … Continue reading

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Music Inspired Post: Stressing Your Characters

‘Overwhelmed’ by Royal & the Serpent is a song that makes me think about myself.  The fun of having anxiety.  It does make me feel like I don’t know myself, but that’s not what I’m going for here.  This is … Continue reading

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Poetry Day: Easy to Say

(This one I remember because I still talk about this issue.  People are always quick to give advice.  They don’t always think about how easy it is to put that advice into practice.  Best example is when you’re told to … Continue reading

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7 Tips to Relieving Stress

We all get stressed.  It may be different levels and at different rates, but we all have moments of pressure.  This can cause our minds to falter and our bodies to take on some damage.  Sadly, it isn’t easy to … Continue reading

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Goal Post: Back to Work in 2023

Well, it’s the first goal post of 2023 . . . It doesn’t feel any different than 2022. The truth is that I didn’t do much once the break was over.  Tuesday was back to work for me and back … Continue reading

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Goal Post: Holiday Break is Here (Merry Christmas!)

Well, I made it to holiday break in relatively one piece.  Not that the week didn’t try to take a few chunks out of me.  You can tell since this post is being written today instead of the night before.  … Continue reading

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Goal Post: Another One in the Books

I’ve been staring at the screen for a bit here.  Not sure what to write about because this week truly sucked.  So much drama, disasters, and stress.  There wasn’t a single facet of my life that didn’t take a crowbar … Continue reading

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Goal Post: Welcome to October

Survived another week, but that’s really the only victory I’m willing to claim. This week was two days off and then three days of work.  Yet, I could have sworn last weekend was a month ago.  So much has happened … Continue reading

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Goal Post: Where Did the Warmth Go?

It’s cold today. Yes, I know it’s now autumn, but I was still comfortably wearing shorts on Thursday.  If you wonder about yesterday, I was uncomfortably wearing shorts.  Today, I’m going to have to see how many of my jeans … Continue reading

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Goal Post: The First Full Week of School

I need this weekend to rest. My head is spinning so much that I’m not really sure where to begin.  Some stuff I can’t talk about because it connects to the drama.  Was it better this week?  Yes, but not … Continue reading

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