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Job search burnout. I’ve already got there, and not even a month has passed since my termination.
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Burnout: Physical and emotional exhaustion. Cynicism, detachment, a lapse in accomplishments, feelings of ineffectiveness.
It occurred to me today that maybe I should try to start a blog. Not that this has never occurred to me before. But, like so many things that have to do with starting, it all just overwhelms and suffocates me until finally — the weight of the world seemingly on my back, pushing an ever-falling boulder up a mountain, Atlas and Sisyphus all rolled into one (I am nothing if not a mythologizing hyperbolizer) — I collapse. 377 more words