It's funny how losing your job feels like a death and how you have to grieve and deal with so many things after it happens. It's been an up and down week. Lots of support (thank you!) and even joy, but then lots of tears and uncertainty. I've felt very weary, drained and exhausted- mainly from the emotional strain of it all.
But how amazing it is to have community and such dear friends. I have actively sought out, especially, those friends of mine who have lost their jobs in the past few months. What an encouragement they are to me! Such wisdom, advice and "realness" they have!
God is so good to give me such amazing NYC friends. Here are just a few of them (from Liz's g'bye gathering... we'll miss you, Lizziepie!):