I am officially unemployed today. Thirty days into the
Leaving the company, however, was stressful for the most part. Somewhere along the way, I began worrying about the idea of being unemployed in general. My chronic anxiety kicked in two weeks into my last day when I started thinking about my outstanding financial responsibilities (i.e., bills, bills, bills). This was one of the things that held me back from leaving sooner, but something got the better of me. Although Roan and I have been married for seven months now, I haven’t fully depended on him until today. I bet wives who were first career women will agree that there is pride in getting your own
It’s the first time in many years that I am free. I have the liberty to do things I want to do in my own terms. There are tons of them, actually, so I should be fine sans the typical routine of going to and from work daily.
I don’t know how long the wait is going to be, but here’s to taking risks and taking a leap of faith.