Previous three bouts of heav, I mean, DEEP breathing:
How's YOUR Marooned Without a Compass Day been?
Mine's been pretty good, actually, as the past month has seen me do things to begin pointing my compass in new directions in 2015.
No more going around in circles.
I'm not lost, just doing my best to decipher the road map of my life going forward.
Today I am in the Westchase area of Houston but, last month I took steps that will re-locate me in some other part of town before Christmas...whether that's under a bridge along a bayou, or in a new, smaller, cheaper, apartment, is yet to be determined.
I haven't had time to rest, though I've had time to write which has been relaxing and calming as usual.
When I moved here, from SoCal, 2 years ago I found an apartment $400 cheaper than where I was and made it work, despite being unemployed my first year in Houston.
Since the Summer I realized that the best thing I could do for myself was downsize once again, to something around $200 less than my current place.
After being promoted to FT and getting a raise, at work, to begin September, I got to thinking...