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Bad day | Bad day

stephen-brayton's picture
Nov.28.2013
(This was written a few months back. I've since moved on and hope I can avoid this kind of experience in the future) I know. Everybody has bad days but don't you feel some people have more than their fair share? You may even think this about yourself. As writers, bad days can turn into...
mary-wilkinson's picture
Jun.26.2012
Sometimes I think the only way to balance is to chop up an onion and dice a chili and turn down any request offered to help in the kitchen. For the cooking can be a salvation, for me at least and the more I chop the more the stress that I construe in my mind evaporates and becomes a small entity...
annette-talbert's picture
Feb.24.2012
A gray, humid Friday.Rushing from meeting to meeting.Uptight people,tears and anger.Headaches and heartaches,tired and stressed out. Trudging through the parking lotdragging 100 pounds of worry.The sigh is building as the cell phone vibratesin my pocket.What now? The voice is calm and friendlyand...
michele-scott's picture
Dec.20.2010
Another post by team Long ShotMy last post was on having a bad day and how to bounce back. Naturally, lots of different methods are available to every individual, but after the events of this past bad week, I felt a crying need to get away from it all. Given the opportunity, I packed my bags and...
michele-scott's picture
Dec.16.2010
Another Post by Team Long Shot Just had one of those days where if it can go wrong it does.  Work was tough, car breaks down, bad weather, feeling sick, and I even realized I only grabbed one sock instead of two, halfway to work…  It is times like these where I usually turn to what brings me peace...
ernie-j-zelinski's picture
Mar.25.2010
Whether you are an entrepreneur, writer, or working in another occupation, you may think that you are having a bad day. Indeed, all of us may be struggling with our projects at times but it is important to put things in proper perspective. Let me make my point. In January I received the following...
amira-nagati's picture
Mar.13.2010
No hope for the day, Out of stock by noon. The bedroom is more dangerous Than a battlefield.. Could not stay, It could be anytime now.. The vortex in the streets again, Where are we going? This treadmill that laughs and laughs.. Hope is coming next month, Call us to check.. Should I hibernate? It's...
melinda-marchiano's picture
Jan.29.2010
If you are having a really difficult day, are there funny words you have to describe it?  I came up with perhaps my best descriptive words during my chemotherapy treatments, when I had an unfortunate occurance one morning.  From that day on, if life was rough, I was having a "Robe in the...
mary-wilkinson's picture
Dec.15.2009
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h8TRXJ0SHm4&hl=en&gl=AU&client=mv-google  The Green Party's Paul Gogarty We have, as a nation, really hit the bottom of the bucket now. Now that  the Irish Parliament is practically having fist fights  and using Unparliamentary language for the entire...