Anyone know where I can buy those 'CAUTION: FRAGILE' stickers so I can start putting one on my forehead each morning and maybe avoid the general snotty comments about how well I seem to be coping with everything right now?
I am not doing terrible or anything... just not as great as my antidepressants and therapy may make my outward appearance seem.
I'm glad this work week is over.
For the record, I made an executive decision tonight that she'll be Marty McFly on Friday because Back to the Future may be the one 80s movie set she had actually watched with her dad.
But ugh for the other days because I do not have disco or 80s stuff.
So my daughter's school has uniforms, except this week is spirit week! and she can wear something else! as long as it fits in the theme that day!
And I am already dissolving into a puddle of stress about this because who has the time for this?!? But if we don't do it she'll be the kid in her uniform with lame parents, right?
We have tomorrow figured out (future career day, she wants to be a vet), but then it is disco and then 80s day and then 80s movie day.
I'm also ready for a break from bad office vibes.
I like my job, my projects, my coworkers. I'm just tired and there is no real let up in sight so I'm taking these days and appreciating them as the gift they are.
And then I have 6+ hours of meetings when I get back Thursday.
My husband made the mistake last night of asking if I'd looked at the conference schedule and after 20 minutes of me having about data visualization for review and quality measures he slowly backed out of the room.
So yeah. I'm ready to get my professional nerd on, woo!
Also someone should take away my work phone because I randomly texted a coworker what buzzed me thought was funny/witty/cool and sober me is embarrassed but pretty certain more texting right now would just make it so. much. worse.
I do want to know when my cool vs awkward levels peaked, because I must have been cool at some point for people to continue to invite me to these things.
Or maybe they are just being exceedingly (and misguidedly) nice.
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