I recently had a bad experience. For the most part it was avoidable, which for someone with my personality, makes it that much worse. Because then I get pissed off with myself too.
It was frustrating, maddening, annoying, upsetting and to some degree, by the time it became apparent just how badly off the rails it was, there was nothing I could do about it. Which didn’t help. And neither did the fact that it involved someone I hold in high regard, someone I have trusted and counted on, which is why I’m not going into detail about what, exactly, happened.
It’s been quite a while since I’ve read, or been inspired, by the WordPress Daily Posts. So the other day I decided to give it a whirl and saw something kinda interesting: “Tell us about something you would attempt if you were guaranteed not to fail (and tell us why you haven’t tried it yet.)”
At first blush I thought, “hey, wouldn’t it be cool to know, before you even tried, whether or not whatever you were thinking of doing would work or not?” Regardless of what it is, whether it’s quitting your job to freelance, changing professions, going Continue reading →