Thursday, July 18, 2013

THE RAIN MAKES IT ALL BETTER

The rain is just beating down on our roof right now and I must admit people, I am feeling like writing. It is something about the sound of the rain that just gets to me. It calms me and the writing juices flow. I guess I like the rain weather here, because tomorrow the sun will be shining bright again and there would be no traces that it had been dark and gloomy the day before, as if the rain had never happened. So no matter how much it rains, you are guaranteed that the sun will shine again soon and brightly at that.

These are the last 11 days until my contract expires with my literary agent and until I can say what is and has truly been on my mind for a while. I have asked her to withdraw my manuscript from the entire submission process, so now I am just waiting out my contract.

My colleague, the one who doesn't like me, has been offered a transfer. It is a better position with a better chance of advancement in the future and she accepted the offer. She will be leaving next month and then there is the prospect of my boss needing to replace her with someone else. I am still looking for another job too. The company I work for is just...lets just say we have different ideas of what is right and wrong. The sooner I find something else the better. I actually did apply for a new job today, but a lot of people applied for it, so we'll see.

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  1. I hope you find the perfect job, Murees. I'm sure you'll find it because things happen for a reason and they happen at the right time. Good job with your writing and making use of the rainy weather.

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  2. I like the rain, too, as long as it's not accompanied by thunder and lightning (it scares my dog. It's raining right now, as a matter of fact, and I'm considering doing some writing. =)

    Best of luck with your job hunt.

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  3. Yeay! You're almost free to get that story out there. Sorry it was such a bad experience. But now you're empowered.

    And you're going to find an awesome job with morals that coincide with yours!

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  4. hope you get the job you love honey..
    and yeah rain does make it all better... It's raining here in India too.. Monsoon :)

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  5. Deanie - Thank you, your words are kind and very comforting.

    M.J. - Thank you, you are always so kind!. I hate the thunder storms too. Last weekend I had to spend most of the morning comforting my dogs, because they don't like the thunder either.

    Katie - Thank you and you are just so nice and kind and I am grateful.

    Jyoti - Thank you! You are always so wonderfully nice. I appreciate all the kind words. I hope you enjoy the rain and that you keep safe.

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  6. Yes, a rainy day can be a quiet pleasure.

    Good luck with your job search, Murees.

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  7. Hi Murees .. it does sound as though things are sorting out and I certainly hope that continues on ..

    Good luck with the job search .. we need some rain and we may get a thunderstorm in the heatwave this week ..

    Cheers to you .. Hilary

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  8. Bob - Thank you. Those rainy days are just awesome.

    Hilary - I hope you get that rain you guys are looking for. Thank you for always having kind words for me.

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