Thursday, August 3, 2017

The New Normal

While I am grateful that I have an hourly temp job that helps (barely) keep a roof over my head and keeps the ac on, keeps food on the table and keeps my phone on, the pay is crap in comparison to what I have been used to for the past 30 years.  My mom will be 75 in October and I would like to ask that her church plan a surprise party for her but I haven't mentioned it to her pastor yet, just in case I couldn't afford the plane ticket. I did have an interview for an underwriting position last week, and another one this coming Monday. I also had a phone interview for the position that I am currently working. The pay for this position I was told , is "a little more than what I am getting paid now."  I had to pretend I was interested in this hourly position. My heart is into getting back in to underwriting. 


Please, whatever the name of your God is, please pray to Him/Her on my behalf.


Please.


Thank you.

6 comments:

  1. My heartiest prays are with you my friend as for no reason but while reading you my eyes got tears.

    i adore your confidence and respect your feelings for your loving mom .
    i am sure you will be able to throw that party for your mom.
    i wish you get your favorite position and be able to enjoy life with more peace.though believe me peace in life is about our attitude not what we have in pocket

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  2. Happy Birthday in advance to your mom. And fingers crossed on you finding what you really want-job wise. Best wishes!

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  3. I'll pray that you get the job that is right for you, but I'm also glad to hear at least you have enough money to survive.

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