Day 16 of 30 - No Complaining

No complaining can feel fake. I complain to get empathy. This social skill that I've strengthened and perfected over the last thirty years is no longer available. This isn't easy to let go. Like I said in my last update - Day 8 of No Complaining, I've fallen off the complaining wagon many times. I've been able to catch my ...

Day 8 of 30 - No Complaining

I can’t say that I was perfect. Man-o-man did I slip up more than once. I caught myself on the phone complaining to a co-worker about my salary. With so many people losing their jobs, I decided to stop myself in mid-sentence and I changed the topic. It may not be the perfect job, but at least I work with ...

Day 1of 30 - No complaining

My first day of no complaining went well. My mood was especially chipper. I wasn't surprised by this because I could tell that I was on a mission. I wasn't going to succumb to the temptation of whining/complaining. I only noticed myself complain when I was interrupted in the middle of an email. My boss wanted me to work on ...