“It’s only after we’ve lost everything that we’re free to do anything.”― Chuck Palahniuk, Fight Club I felt like puking. I felt like crying. I felt like screaming. I felt like banging my fists against my head but …
It took me nearly 18-months to land my first full-time job…and less than two-months to quit it.
I knew how silly my decision seemed to the people who cared about me. But I also knew that not only was I miserable, I wasn’t moving closer to my goals. My dream was to be a journalist, and this position was marketing, not media. That was 12 years ago, and I’ve been freelancing ever since.