Something amazing is waiting to be known.
I was going to write about the impact of alcohol as an addiction in my life, but I can’t really do that without discussing the problem that it solves first; though by solving that it creates many others. So I decided to write about the larger problem.
I have ADHD. I was diagnosed when I was in…
Yea. This sounds too familiar and is a lot to do with why I’ve burnt out on being an IT developer.
"The assumption that work is a passport to dignity and security, that work is what makes life worth living, is so deeply embedded in our culture that it is almost heretical to think otherwise. But the problem isn’t just the lack of work. It’s also the lack of hope. Young people leaving school and university can no longer kid themselves that their future is likely to include a stable place to live, love and get on with growing up, even if they do manage to find paid work.
Here’s what is notably not being said to the young and desperate: you are more than your inability to find a job. Your value to a potential employer is not the sole measure of your worth as a person. If you can find only precarious, exhausting, depressing work, or if you can’t find work at all, that doesn’t mean you are useless, lazy, or a “waste of space”."