Monthly Archives: December 2013

Monetary goal met — and passed!

At the beginning of this month I set a goal of grossing $1500 this month with a $1000 minimum and a $2000 stretch goal. I figured $2k would be possible, but unlikely. Well, it has been difficult, there was a … Continue reading

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Reward

Today I got my first $1k+ payment; coming in at 10:54pm and $1890.35, it’s a sign I’m moving up into the majors. Well, out of little league, at least. This morning I was torn. The first part was unproductive; I … Continue reading

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Christmas Miracles

It’s the day after Christmas and I want to sleep, but I couldn’t miss this update. On the 23rd I finished work discouraged. I was working four leads for bigger jobs and one I hadn’t heard from in a week, … Continue reading

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Patience

Patience – why it’s a virtue and how I need more of it Discouragement – the daily snare Waiting – Indigo and I hate it Losing – hopefully only temporarily These were all potential titles for this post I haven’t … Continue reading

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True confession

My irrational fear: talking on phones. Yes, I have trouble communicating by phone and avoid it as much as possible. Can’t understand why? Congratulations. That must be nice for you. For me, phones take away most of what I rely … Continue reading

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Waking up

I had a dream last night that made me wake in a minor panic. I dreamt I’d gotten fired and was debating whether to stay in Chiang Mai, wondering if I’d need to get a job teaching in a local … Continue reading

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Reigning It In (part 2)

As promised, I’m continuing my rant on keeping clients in check. The awesome thing is, now I’m doing it with a taste of positive experience. I just bid a second job for the same client, but this time made it … Continue reading

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