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Job Hunting During A Mid-Life Crisis Is Making Me Feel Broken

It’s not for the faint of heart.

Photo by Daniele Levis Pelusi on Unsplash

This time three years ago, my life was completely different.

I lived in a five-bedroom detached house in one of the best postcode areas of my city. If I ever had to tell anyone my address, or where my kids went to school, inevitably eyebrows would rise as they calculated the price of my house and how I…



“The longer I live, the more beautiful life becomes.” (Frank Lloyd Wright) Non-fiction pieces, personal essays and occasional poems that explore how we feel about how we age and offer tips for getting the most out of life.

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H. J. Blakely

Forty something, embarking on new adventures. Twice divorced, mother, feminist, dyslexic.Unapologetically speaking my truth.