I am very good at denial. Denial explains why at work people would wonder why I was very rarely ever stressed. I guess being organised helped but I was also quite good at not thinking about deadlines until, well, the deadline came. Why stress about something that is going to happen in two weeks time?
And my friends, they always appeared quite surprised that I was so laid back about moving to Brazil. “I’m fine”, “I’m looking forward to it” , “I’ve been twice before so it shouldn’t be too much problem settling in”, I would say when they asked about how I was feeling about the move to Brazil. That’s the denial again. Continue Reading