Fourteen months ago I closed my retail store and re-entered the job market. After three months of applying for jobs I secured a part time position in a small boutique, only to be made redundant four months later when that boutique closed down also. The job hunting scene is depressing at the moment for everyone,… Continue reading 9 things I wish people would stop telling me as an Un/underemployed person.
Gather round folks, its story time. I took over an existing brick and mortar vintage consignment store 5 years ago. Owning my own business was a dream of mine. I had looked into buying a similar business the previous year but the figures were not good so I passed on it. The store had a… Continue reading The best and worst decision I ever made.
This post was inspired by the movie "Don't Breathe" which I caught on TV with my partner a few weeks ago. As a rule I am not a horror movie watcher but I caught this one and it got me thinking. Coming out of a depressive period is a lot like a the end of… Continue reading The House of Depression.