Okay, not in the huge sense, or we'd be here all day ...
What I'm wondering is, what are we getting from the site, these days? Does it still provide what people need?
I guess the answer would have to be different for the two major user groups we have, the SPS guys, and everyone else.
The SPS forum continues to be active, particularly for a small number (fewer than a dozen, say) of regular contributors. The opinions differ somewhat, as in any conversation, but the forum itself at
"Vocation" originally meant the calling that priests were expected to feel when they chose to enter the priesthood. It only later came to mean whatever career a person chose.
I chose to make a right turn fairly late in my life, and go from a quarter century or so of computer programming to a new profession, psychological counseling. The change required that I get at least a master's degree, which at my age is probably as far as I will go.
What made me decide to make such a change? W
I was surprised the last time I found I hadn't posted here in a year. Now it has happened again.
I think part of the reason I turned away from the site is that I turned away from myself, a little. Not consciously, but perhaps I was trying to turn towards whatever the counseling profession was or is, or what I thought it was. It's four years later, and I still haven't finished. I put off the practicum last Fall, and though I took it this Spring, I received a "Does not meet expectations"
Starting from Monday my form of exercise is walking in the morning prefer 6am for 30/20 mins
Then to Sainsbury's at 10am but today Thursday I be doing one form of exercise and that it will
End of lockdown Quarantine day 4
I.know I generally do.this on Friday but after tomorrow I might be in new place won't be able to do it
Monday - Out to Saintsburys
Tuesday - sign up 11:50am took things to new place at 3pm
Wednesday - staying in more packing
Thursday - probation 9:30am taken some bigger stuff to new place 2pm CR 7:30pm
Friday - might be moving in new place and getting paid
Hope to be pack soon
All this week been packing
Monday - went out for a bit shopping and done some more packing up
Tuesday - Routestowork 9:30 packed more stuff up
Wednesday - stayed in and packing
Thursday - 9;30am probation and 7:30 CR
Friday - routestowork 9:30am took some stuff to new place and back to packing
Monday - Humankind at 9am Routestowork - 10am
Tuesday - sign on at 9:25am
Wednesday - stayed in rest
Thursday - probation at 9:30am tried to find new place at 4:00 CR 7:00pm
Friday - Routestowork 9:30 New place viewing 10:00am back there at 4:00pm
Monday - Went out to Sainburys for a bit of shopping
Tuesday - meeting at Routestowork 11:30am
Wednesday - stayed in for a rest
Thursday - probation 9:30am life healing changes 7:30pm
Friday - staying In for rest
Monday 15th - Humankind 9am - sign onto compass shortly be moving
Tuesday 16th - Routestowork 11am and signed on 4:15pm
Wednesday 17th - stayed in and rested
Thursday 18th - Probation 9:30am Life healing choices 7:30pm
Friday 19th - Routestowork 10:30am and shopping, gas and electric
12th - Friday probation at 9:30am and Routetowork at 2:00pm
11th - Thursday life healing choices at 7:30Pm
10th - Wednesday humankind at 3:00Pm
9th - Tuesday went out for a bit of shopping
8th - Monday Shopping and tea at drop in centre
1st Monday - Went to probation to phone someone at humankind then 2pm at council housing options
2nd Tuesday - signed on at 9:10am
3rd Wednesday - stayed in and rested
4th Thursday - probation at 9:30an and Life changing choices
5th Friday - got paid put only electric on and went to Saintsburys
24th Monday - went out for bit shopping
25th Tuesday - went out for a tea and more shopping
26th Wednesday - stayed in for a rest
27th Thursday - went out for bit more shopping and life healing choices at 7:30pm
28th Friday - 9:30am probation
Monday - stayed in for a rest
Tuesday - signed on at 11:30am
Wednesday - humankind at 4:00PM
Thursday - probation at 9:30am, met with PPU officer at 2:00pm Life healing choices at 7:30pm
Friday went to get paid and shopping and put gas and electric on.
Monday: went out shopping.
Tuesday: maths assessment at 1pm
Wednesday: stayed in tidy up
Thursday: cr at 7:30pm
Friday: probation at 9:30am 11am social services meeting with manager 12pm routes to work
Monday: meeting at routes to work at 11:00am
Tuesday: signed on at 11:00am and English assessment at 11:30am
Wednesday: stayed in for rest
Thursday: probation at 9:30am and CR at 7pm
Friday Humankind at 1pm also at first stop went shopping this morning