It’s been a while. It actually feels like its been forever.
The job I started way back in late February of this year, has not only taken up most of my time, it’s also effected how I look at and see people, and I mean REALLY SEE people.
I took this job because I thought I could help those who truly need help, stupidly or naively believing I could perhaps make a difference, however small the difference.
It’s kind of strange, a foolish kluge, a conundrum that makes my attempts to sleep at night a real struggle. Yet, it’s the most fruitless and rewarding job I’ve ever undertaken throughout my working life. It’s a brilliant, cruel nightmare that never stops spewing out rewards and failures and triumphs at the exact same moment. And I love it.
The team I work with are very experienced and a little bit cynical, but…