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Why Are We Here?

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

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Morning Limerick

There once was a poet named Gorinj Who was seeking a rhyme for "orange,"            He struggled all day            Then said, "What the hey," Gave up and became a grocer.

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Vocational Rehabilitation

"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

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And Another One's Gone ...

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"

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Lockdown blog entries

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

Daveuk

Daveuk

So stressed

When I think that maybe things are going fine everything have to turn bad. Im so tired of life. 😢

Andromeda

Andromeda

Early entry

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

Daveuk

Daveuk

Sorry for late entry

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

Daveuk

Daveuk

Maybe last blog for a while

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   

Daveuk

Daveuk

Coming to end of July

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 

Daveuk

Daveuk

Not so busy week

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

Daveuk

Daveuk

Very busy week

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 

Daveuk

Daveuk

July 1st - 5th

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 

Daveuk

Daveuk

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