The Time Is Now!

Well this is it!  The shit is hitting the fan, peeps!  Funds are running low, time is running out.  I have to find a job.  And I have to take this *&%$^&* test!  I am passing the practice test with high scores, but that’s only because I have studied my wrong answers.  It doesn’t mean I get the concepts.  However, I’m hoping that I have enough basic knowledge to pass the test.  I doubt it, but I have to try.

I have begun to apply for jobs in IT Security, stating in my cover letter that I recently received my Security + certification and that I am studying for my Certified Ethical Hacker certification.  I feel like a fraud.  I mean, I have learned stuff, but I am by no means a Security Professional.  However, I have to try!  Maybe someone will give me a chance and I’ll get a job where I can learn on the job.  I’m good at that.  I don’t know what else to do!  I can’t go back to my old work, the thought makes me want to chop my own head off.  So, to sum up, I’m scared, I’m overwhelmed, I feel like a fraud, trying anyway.

In happy bird news, Peaches has now laid three eggs.  In sad bird news, Peaches and Herb seem to have no inclination to incubate the eggs.  😦  Maybe I’ll take them out and keep them in my bra.  HA!  That would be something, walking around with tiny bird’s eggs in my bra.  I am trying to let go of the outcome and just enjoy my little cheepers.  They are incredibly cute and brighten my days.  Lots of time is spent watching the birds.

In Meetup news, I have a hike this weekend.  Don’t know if my fat ass can even accomplish this hike, I’m thinking I need to go for a dry run today.  We’ll see if I actually do it.  I have oodles of good intentions, but you know what they say about good intentions . . .

I had a real bad day of depression earlier in the week, but now I’m kind of back to the status quo.  Except for this undercurrent of fear about life.  That’s kind of a downer.  I think the only cure is to take more action for the future.  Sitting curled up in fear is guaranteed to get me more shitty feelings.  Oh God life is hard some times… I hope I don’t sound like a great big whiner.

Well that’s all for now, thanks for reading!  Next time I hope to have something exciting or exotic to say.  Peach out homies!!

8 thoughts on “The Time Is Now!

  1. Hi.
    From the little i’ve read, the zebra finch does not start incubating their clutch until all the eggs have been laid. So, i think, for now you can keep them out of your bra! Best of luck.

    • I had a serious talk with Peaches & Herb about those three little eggs & how they need to be sat upon and now they’re in the nest!! Go figure!! The eggs are safe from my bra for now

  2. So glad it’s working out with the eggs! That was such a wise move to bring those two cuties into your life!!!! I love the thought of you watching them. I do the same thing with Miss Lucy.

    But I HATE to think of you having a bad day of depression!!!!!!
    You’ve been through enough crap. No mas!
    Also, you’re not a fraud – you’re brilliant!!!!!!!
    You’re (drum roll please……..)

    “DR. FIRE” 🔥🔥🔥🔥

    WITH AN M.D. (It stands for manic depression AND massively delicious!)

    Okay, you’ve probably figured it out that I’m high on sugar right now. Brownie batter ice cream. Locally made at Polar Bear Ice Cream. Treacherous stuff.
    But that doesn’t mean any of the above isn’t true!

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