Category Archives: work

Feeling empowered

I am on a high right now and I just need to shout it out!  I just had a presentation about customs and imports at a very fancy conference center, and let me tell you – I rocked it! Man, … Continue reading

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Ugh. Back to work.

Man it was hard motivating myself yesterday to go to work today. I have said this before, and again – my main complaint for not liking my job is that it is very soul-less and boring (compared to my former … Continue reading

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Bored to silence?

Oh man. I have written three post the last couple of days (and deleted them all), and saved seven or so titles as drafts ”to be written”, but so far nothing has felt important enough to actually post. That, and … Continue reading

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I haven’t been honest

I haven’t been honest lately. I also haven’t been at all inspired and I think these things may interlock. But today I am going to come clean. I have left my job teaching kids age 12-15, to work as an … Continue reading

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Am I a modern hippie?

Two weeks ago I started my new job at the Swedish Customs. I will spend the first five months  in my office, educating myself about customs, something that is obligatory for everyone who starts working there. The course started this … Continue reading

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Bitter

I am becoming a very bitter person. I guess that recognizing it helps slowing it down, but I really don’t like the bitterness that is seeping into my life, making me a person that I don’t want to be. I … Continue reading

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About my new job…

I still can’t believe it – I got the job! I have been asking myself for a very long time; If I didn’t work as a teacher, what could I possibly do? And I thought that I was stuck, that … Continue reading

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