Woke up at 4:30am today sick in spirit and body…and with this important newsflash for myself. So today I’m going to try to keep in mind that I am not a failure for not being able to change the world and make everything right. I will be a success when I allow Him to…especially in me.
Many blessings on your time with Him today!
A little Sunday grace… Lovely.
“I touch the sky when my knees hit the ground…
I found my life when I laid it down.”
And if you live in the OKC area, run — don’t walk — to Crossings Community Church to get your tickets for the Hillsong Concert on Saturday, October 17 at 7:00pm. Hope I get to see you there!
Now that I’m between jobs I thought there’d be plenty of time to find a new job, catch up on projects, write a few screenplays, read a few books and nap a lot. Not sure where I got that idea:
Stop and smell the roses
#FirstFriday Paseo Art Walk
Downtown Oklahoma City
OKC Philharmonic #cellos
Hunting June bugs
#Avengers Age of Ultron #1 #Marvel
#WeatherRadio #okwx #tornado
Storms rolling in #okwx
#Avengers Age of Ultron #2 #Marvel
Flash flooding #okwx
Silly faces #MothersDay
Bunnies survived the floods
Homemade carrot cake
Olive, tomato & feta fritatta
#AgentsofSHIELD live tweets #Marvel
#Avengers Age of Ultron #3 #Marvel
Work in retail? Find yourself at the mercy of a brutal liquidator and your future looks foggier than the store-front window that kid just smeared his ice cream on? I feel your pain. Oh, so many of us feel your pain. But fear not! Here are 25 terrific tips to help you maintain what sanity you have left during this difficult process: Continue reading
“I worked at a clothing store…did I ever tell you that? It was a lovely store. And now…we’ll just be a memory.”
In spite of having to witness the tragic end of this beautiful company and the horror of losing a loved job, I’m grateful to have been a part of this company for the time allowed me.
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Continuing through my stages of grief:
“People are always telling you that change is a good thing. But all they’re really saying is that something you didn’t want to happen at all has happened. My store is closing this week. I own a store…did I ever tell you that? It’s a lovely store. And in a week it will be something really depressing. Like a Baby Gap. Soon we’ll just be a memory. In fact, someone, some foolish person will probably think it’s a tribute to this city — the way it keeps changing on you, or the way you can never count on it, or something. I know because that’s the sort of thing I’m always saying, but the truth is —
“I feel as if a part of me has died. And my mother has died all over again. And no one can ever make it right.”
Somebody grab a copy of You’ve Got Mail, put the box of Kleenex in the shopping bag and sit down to watch with me. The Ephron girls did a pretty good job getting the situational accuracy right, so now I’m going to offer a somewhat unfiltered translation of the subtext to give you a little slice of what my life at work is actually like right now.