Kyle Richtig Journal

Weirdness

Today on my way home from lunch I had a very strange experience. I was walking down Dundas St. and a teenager from the nearby high school ran across the street at me. Of course he asked me for a cigarette, to which I declined. He then tried to sell me Coldplay tickets, to which I also declined. After I said no, he asked me if I knew Coldplay was a band. I said yes as I walked away, but wasn’t sure if that meant I looked old or dumb. I felt both.

Kyle Richtig Journal

Blah

Nothing is going right. My phone hasn’t worked since Friday night. This is the third time in three weeks that it has cut out on its own. It always comes back on its own, but this is the longest time its been. Of course the other times, Jeremy was here and we were able to call Sprint on his cell. Now that he’s in California, I’m lost to get in touch with them. Continue reading

Kyle Richtig Journal

Stroke?

At work today I was explaining a math problem to one of my students, when suddenly it felt like someone stabbed me in the top of the head. I had to sit down, and even though I don’t generally take asprin or anything like that, I took a tylenol from one of my students. The pain went away for about half an hour, and then returned for a few minutes. Since then i have had a mild throbbing in the middle/top of my head. I’m scared. If it’s not gone by morning I’m going to have to go to the hospital. Shitty.

Kyle Richtig Journal

Busy

I’ve been really busy over the last week or so with work. I never thought that teaching people would be so incredibly draining. I guess it’s not really the teaching or the material specifically, but the people I am teaching. I’m getting tired of the individuals who are basically just filling a seat so they will get their disability cheque. Continue reading