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Sunday, August 14, 2011

Dare I say it?

{A snapshot from River Trip '11}

Soooo... no one kill me for saying this or sounding ungrateful but... I'm so over summer.

Get outta here. Sayonara.

My teacher friends go back to work tomorrow. It's a little weird, not gonna lie. I found myself starting to freak out a little bit last week about the job situation. I've got some things in the works so I HOPE something works out! Because starting tomorrow I should technically be working and not bumming around.

I never cease to amaze myself at my ability to create a set schedule and an unending to-do list, even during my summer of no real responsibilities. Every morning my alarm goes off and I roll out of bed to take the dog on a 3 mile run. Immediately following, I make a trip to Sonic and order a delicious cherry vanilla coke. After that it's chores and lunch and then a couple of hours at the pool. After the pool it's time for errands and more chores and finally dinner. And then I do it again the next day. And again. And again. And then I start to hate the predictability of everything and the fact that I haven't had time to read or write a single blog OR catch up on any of my shows. I literally do not EVER sit down on the couch during the day.

What is WRONG with me!?

This, my friends, is exactly what I was afraid of right before summer began. A nagging to-do list that is even worse than when I have a day job. Every time I tell someone that I've been busier now that I haven't been going to work than when I was, I get blank stares.

I know I sound like a total freak but I cannot wait to have a real purpose in life again. So if you wouldn't mind, please pray that one of these jobs is going to work out for me. Thanks loves!

2 comments:

Alynne Leigh said...

Totally praying that you're in line for some of these jobs!!
As for the whole summer thang, I'm right there with ya' sister!! Siyanara!!

JuliAnne said...

your running! man that means now i have to start running.