“So What Have You Been Doing To Look For Work?”

My benefits advisor has been keen for several months for me to get Universal Credit to put me through another Work Capability Assessment, since he's worried that they'll randomly stop accepting my Dr's fit notes and stop the payments (based on his experience in the field!). The idea of them stopping payments is absurd, as … Continue reading “So What Have You Been Doing To Look For Work?”

Stay Of Execution

I was looking forward to having a relatively good weekend,I was on the up again for a few days,But the person from Salvation Army's been phoning spontaneously again,Rather than the pre-arranged calls I originally requested; And they asked me for the thousandth timeβ€”When is it you're 35 again?Because that's the milestone that makes me deserving … Continue reading Stay Of Execution

Counting To Avoid Infinities

Is it a possible strategyβ€”Prescribing a specific number of repetitionsβ€”In order to combat Just Right OCD? I'm not talking about things which only need to be done once,But things like applying roll-on deodorant;(Hygiene OCD!?) It's funny because this works,Funny because at other times OCD prescribes exactly this counting in nonsensical scenarios,Prescribes symmetry where it is … Continue reading Counting To Avoid Infinities