Perspective

I’ll be the first to admit that I can be a little obsessive sometimes.  I’m certainly obsessive about net worth and expenses.  Until recently, I thought that by having my finger on the pulse of my financial well-being was important.  But recently, I’ve come to think that I’ve lost perspective.

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Aimless…

It’s been a while since I last posted.  I feel so aimless these days.  It’s like I’m running on autopilot.  Everything is bland.  Or stated differently, things that used to excite me don’t.  I don’t have any fire in my belly.

My savings are on track.  My “career” is still on track.  Still have a g/f.  Still hanging out with the same group of friends.  I identified some problems in my life and fixed them.  Everything should be going great, but I don’t feel that way.  Is something sucking the life force out of me?  Do I need a reboot?  Am I wasting my life energy in my job?

Right now the plan is to take time off in three years.  I will take at least a year off.  I may never come back to the practice of law.  As long as my income and expenses remain in check, I should be able to save a significant amount by then.  I just wish in the meantime, I could feel more like myself…