The Stresses of the Real World


While listening to the birds chirping in the background, thinking about the upcoming stresses in her life, and wondering how things will play out in the end. She wonders how she is supposed to tell her children to go to college when it has not helped her out in the least. Countless resume’s she has sent out to numerous counties, and then no one calls and she does not hear any replies to the contrary about her skills, and knowledge. Putting your education on your resume will hurt the results because many company’s think that you will not work for the rate that they are paying. It is almost as if no one wants anyone to succeed in life. People should just stand around taking the beatings of loans; bills, working every day for the rest of your life, and watching the prices of food and other items getting higher and higher. While gas prices are starting to go down everything else is on the rise.
Well in this day and time, it is hard to keep the faith that things will work out in the end. She has spent most of her life doing things for other people and making money for them by doing the job the best that she can and with nothing in return. The future does not look to promising here in this small town. If you do not know certain people, you do not get all the goodies. In order, for you to make it in a world you have to know everyone that matters. It is a win or lose situation and if you do not know the right people and have the right connections, you will not go anywhere. In this day and time, knowing the right people can get you the job that you have dreamed of and she wonders how things will look in the future.
Throughout your life you are told that you need to have an education to get that dream job what they do not tell you is that it may take quite a long time before you finally get that dream job. Some students upon graduating have accomplished obtaining their dream job, and some students are not lucky enough and have to keep searching for that job. Furthermore, statistics are against many of the graduating students this year, and in future years because of the state of the economy. Therefore, with thousands of students who are graduating and face years of paying off student loans that increase every year, you pay on them. You could pay on these loans for years to come without little relief. There literally is no way out of student loans unless you automatically become rich overnight and can pay the entire bill off. The chances and odds are against you no matter how you look at the situation.
Talking to your college counselor’s does not do any good. She called one time to seek advice about where she should look for a job, who she could contact for resume help instead of paying more money to have someone else make your resume. The thing that you have to go through in this world is amazing. Not only paying for college on a small salary but also not being able to find a decent job in this small town that does not cost an arm and a leg to get a license. This world does not have many mentors that she would consider a mentor because many people do not want others to succeed or show them up with knowledge or skills. She knows that other people are better than she is however; she is better at some things than other people are.
With more than what feels like thirty or forty years of debt piled up against her in this dwindling economy with no new jobs being put in the economy and current jobs you have to wait for someone to quit or keel over. Sometimes it makes you wonder how people still can afford to eat out, drive their car, and other things that they like to do. It is quite amazing to see how many people still do not think that anything is going to happen. They have a surprise coming to them if they think that things are not going to get worse because they are. She knows that in the end it all works out so she keeps on working to make ends meet on the little income she brings in. Writing down everything that she does throughout the day, week, months, and years from here on out allowing her to see the accomplishments that she has made over the years. The real world and reality is that now with no jobs in the economy she has to work twice as hard to make her future dreams of having her own business become a reality.
At the end of the day, she takes her shoes off and sits back to watch the children as they watch television, and talks about the day that she had. Whom she met, and whom she talked to today. Furthermore, it seems quite interesting to listen to customers, and what actions they take to manage to make it through the rough spots throughout their life. The worries of the day are over and another dollar or two earned for the day. She will wake up in the morning and do it all over again for the rest of her life or until something finally goes her way. She has a talent for writing, and enjoys spending the quiet time talking about the things that she has accomplished and whom she has talked to during the day.

The Smell of Success


Another milestone in my life finally achieving a Master’s degree, and this ends another chapter in my life. What an accomplishment now new doors opening as I type this article. I have achieved quite a few things in my life so far. I am proud of the accomplishments that I have achieved in the past ten years. The smell of success thrills me because it was something that I accomplished. The past eight years was a learning experience like no other that I will experience. There was a time when I did not want to learn and quit school because I did not like it. However, raising children I found it necessary to show them that you can do whatever your heart desires. You can be anything that you want and go where you want to go. Your future is what you make it and if you do not have the time to put the effort into learning all that you can Shame on you. I am now writing for contractors on odesk and find it a rewarding experience. I write, and rewrite articles for other people and learn the different techniques used to make an article an excellent piece of work. I enjoy writing everyday about the things that I have done, the people I have talked to, and other things that happen. Everyone asks what you are going to do now that you have graduated. Well to tell you the truth I am not sure because the state of the economy is not in good standing. I am working on different angles to put my education to good use. I love to write therefore, I choose to write for other people on odesk. Eventually, I will achieve another set of goals that I am working on right now. It is time to make another list to work on throughout the upcoming years. Furthermore, I plan to become an excellent writer in the upcoming months. I love the fact that I am making money off writing articles for other people it may not be much at least it is something. I have learned over the years that you have to work hard for what you want out of life. I have learned that you should not take anything for granted because you may not have it one day. Throughout the years, I have made some mistakes and learned from them. I am not perfect and neither is anyone else in this world. Life is what you make it and something will come along when it is time I am sure of it. I have worked hard the past eight years to accomplish my dreams. Now it is time to put the education that I have to use doing something that I love to do. Writing stories and articles is a truly rewarding experience because you can use your imagination to make something come alive. Now here I am telling the whole world about my accomplishments. I am not asking for anything I am merely bragging about the accomplishments that I have made over the past few years. I have decided to make something of myself and becoming a writer is a wonderful goal.