Was I hurt today without anyone noticing?
Last year, I celebrated a work anniversary milestone. During a staff meeting, my manager presented me with a token representing my years of service and then quickly moved on to other business. I was a little surprised but did my best not to dwell on it as this is not unusual for where I work. Then, two weeks ago, one of my colleagues celebrated the same work anniversary milestone as I had the prior year, but this time, there was a big celebration and a lot of recognition for my colleague. It was hard for me not to compare the two situations and become upset by what I perceived to be disparate treatment. I was hurting but did not share that hurt with my colleagues.Continue reading “Day 37: God Always Sees Me”