(“I Quit” Episode 1)
One day I woke up and decided that I was never going to go to “work” again.
I guess most of us have toyed with that dream at some point or other, hiding under the blankets and spending a minute or two lost in a blissful fantasy world where words like boss and deadline and cheap office coffee don’t exist and imagining 500 creative ways to utter those two simple words that unlock the gate to liberty and freedom – I Quit.
But instead of following up with the usual Oh yeah, I wish, and getting up and putting the kettle on, this time I did something different…
It was the end of 2012 and my life was going wonderfully. Five years of hard work and my coaching/therapy practice had taken off. I had scored a couple of bonus days a week working with children in a great workplace.
I’d completed five more years of study and just finished an intensive (and expensive) 12 – month course (The Use Of Clinical Hypnosis In Strategic Psychotherapy – impressive huh?) that was about to launch me into bigger and better things.
In short, life had finally come together in all the right ways.
Just like I’d planned…. Continue reading