The notebook I’m currently using for writing has some notes in the back of it written in mid-2008 when I was trying to find a way forward from being in a state of burnout. Looking […]
The prophets were not receiving texts from God on their iPhones but they still endured boring lunches, feeling tired, squabbling kids and in-laws just as we do
I have a dilemma – my job is negatively affecting my health, but we really need the income to stay afloat as a family. My current work is at the NZ National Poisons Centre giving […]
From Hannah (aged 6) at dinner this evening: “Dad, why are you being nocturnal?” (I have been on night shift) (Apparently she learned about nocturnal animals on the “Wot Wots“)
Alone at work in the middle of the night.
If I had to choose a word to describe my life at the moment it would be ‘crepuscular’. The Oxford English Dictionary defines crepuscular as: 1 Resembling the twilight of morning or evening; dim, indistinct; […]
When tiredness overcomes sanity!
For the last month I have been rostered on weekends at work, so it was great to be able to go to church this Sunday. During our worship it occurred to me that some of […]
At the beginning of this year I decided that for me 2011 should be a year committed to essentials. I have given this some thought at times but, as is human nature, it really isn’t […]