On certain days the light just shines on you. Things work out the way you want them to, in spite of everything. Be joyful, for joy can be infectious.
Suppose you’re 48 years old and you get laid off after 18 years at the same firm. You go from a mortgage-paying professional salary with benefits to bupkes, overnight. Do you a) hit the couch and wait out your 99 weeks of unemployment; b) start drinking; c) join a multi-level marketing outfit and start clipping friends and neighbors; or d) hit the gym and follow your bliss?
Freddy, a walking advertisement for choosing D, just booked his first acting gig as a zombie in a Payday commercial. Who knew?
In February, Freddy got laid off from his law firm after 18 years. With age 40 in the rear-view mirror, and nothing to lose, he has decided to indulge a long-held desire to act. This morning he got a call back for a Claritin commercial. He didn’t hesitate to offer a dramatic reading in the driveway, much to the amusement of Rosa.
‘Do you suffer from allergies….?’