Finding Purpose by Stepping Away: My Sabbatical Experience by guest blogger S.E. Fleenor

S.E. FLEENOR writes novels and non-fiction essays centering on feminism, pop culture, and social justice. Fleenor is also a non-profit consultant and copyeditor. sefleenor.com I haven’t really written much about the sabbatical I took in 2016, which extended from the beginning of May through the beginning of January. Well, kind of. You see, I’m somewhat of … More Finding Purpose by Stepping Away: My Sabbatical Experience by guest blogger S.E. Fleenor

Living for a living: our decision to take a year-long sabbatical

Why a sabbatical? About a year ago, I came home after a long day at work, completely stressed out and depleted.  The bouts of anxiety and exhaustion on both the personal and professional fronts were becoming more and more frequent and the time needed to recover was becoming longer and longer.  The weekends were no … More Living for a living: our decision to take a year-long sabbatical