People making those decisions

(employers, apartment managers, mortgage lenders) have gotten lazy. All they do is look at a number on the screen. If it’s high enough, you win. If it isn’t, you lose. No effort to actually understand the *person*, or their situation. So I guess we just have to become wealthy enough that these ‘losses’ won’t matter…

I wouldn’t have the PATIENCE to care for

someone *else’s* kids, and I know this. And I still say that not everyone is cut out for self-employment. Some of us don’t seem to be any GOOD at it. I’ve failed several times at self-employment(photography, sales, MLM, computer repair/consulting, etc.). I’m thinking that maybe I should just resolve myself to ‘punching a clock’ for the rest of my life…