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Sunday, April 29, 2012

For anyone who used to peek in on me...
I became one of the unemployed on Jan. 5th this year. Within 4 days I was enrolled in the local Junior College to acquire the skills that I was fired for not having. I am about to finish up my 1st semester in the next month. Two of my 6 classes have been hell! Hopefully I'll pass them!

I'm in the Administrative Assistant Program which, just this semester, has been deemed worthy of an AA degree. So, I am attempting, for the 3rd time, to get my AA. I just have to finish the classes that are specific to the Admin. Asst. major, and 3-4 Gen.Ed. classes: History, Math, possibly a second Math class, and some 1 unit, online, library class every student has to take now to graduate.

By being fired, and not offered a sideways move in the company, I qualified for unemployment. Unemployment approved me to take courses at the JC to 're-train". So, it might seem that I am home free...
Wrench in the cogs: My ex has chosen NOW to see if he can stop Spousal Support. (Litigation is what kept me too busy to pursue my AA during the 2nd attempt.) So...this summer I will try to take classes, and go to court with the ex.... *sigh*

..and the treadmill helps me feel better about facing the day! emoticon
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  • 1GNOME
    When it rains, it pours. You are a strong woman, I know that you can do this. You have made great strides so far!!! If you would like to talk or a shoulder to cry on please don't hesitate to call. ly, M emoticon
    3231 days ago
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    So sorry about your situation - and A POX on your ex! May Karma "do the needful thing" ASAP!

    Hang in there! Did you know there's a "Laid Off But Staying Strong" SparkTeam?

    3231 days ago
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