Saturday, December 12, 2015

the end

yesterday / I attended / my last / work related / event ( as far as I am currently aware ) ...

but, of course, life goes on ...

Saturday, November 28, 2015

discipline

of course, work took up a huge amount of time, and energy ...

in return, of course, my employer paid me ...

how are we going to make this ( retirement ) work ...

Saturday, November 21, 2015

time

how did I ever find time / to go to work ...

there is so much to be done / but I am not as desperate / as I was ...

Saturday, November 07, 2015

week one

ok, difficult, on the whole ...

putting on a show with encore has been challenging / possibly a good thing, as I deal with being, for the time being, retired // some uncomfortable thoughts / wondering if I should have abandoned musical theatre / and saved the energy // perhaps I could have managed to make the job work // I did try, for a few months ...

personal challenges / family challenges // early days, though ...

Saturday, October 10, 2015

mixed feelings

My employer has been running a voluntary severance scheme, and I put my name forward. I was told this week that my willingness to go has been 'approved'. As of the end of this month, I shall be an ex-employee.

Saturday, September 19, 2015

minimal


A week to-day, these chimneys ( and the turbine hall ) will be no more. This, too, shall pass ...

Saturday, May 09, 2015

sorry

time to reflect / time to say, first: sorry / to acknowledge ( personally ) that my behaviour / has, at times / not been attractive / or entirely respectful towards another person / or people ...

and to base / any hope / that things will improve / on the character of Jesus / who welcomed sinners / and ( in a sense ) still does ...