• I'm stuck in a miserable and futile existence | Ask Philippa

    2 monthes ago - By The Guardian

    Difficult feelings should be welcomed. They can help us find out what changes we need to make The question I see a therapist once a week. But I have a shameful and persistent feeling of despair. I'm stuck in a miserable and futile existence. I don't like work. I hate being trapped within someone else's schedule, sending pointless emails, attending pointless meetings. I hate the nine-to-five , the long commute, asking permission to take leave - it's just sleep, work, sleep, work. I have no garden, and noisy neighbours. I won't starve or lose the roof over my head but I can neither afford to...
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