lizlux (lizlux) wrote,
lizlux
lizlux

Writer's Block: Quarantine Etiquette

The holiday season happens to overlap with cold and flu season (and not just the bottle flu). When you get sick, do you go to work or school anyway, or do you stay home to avoid spreading your germs?
I don't get sick very often (knock on wood!) but when I do I decide whether or not I'm going to work based on how I feel. Sometimes it feel good to acknowledge to yourself, "I would be worthless at work anyway so I'll be doing everyone a favor by staying home." When it gets to that point, I drop any guilt of not coming in to work and feel content just staying in bed.
Tags: etiquette, germs, sickness, writer's block
Subscribe

  • Writer's Block: Greenery

    I try to recycle everything, I use disposable items sparingly, cloth napkins at home instead of paper, bringing my own bags to the grocery…

  • Learning about LJ

    Still learning about this site. It's full of depth... so many cool features. The main purpose of this post, is to test out the fact that the tag…

  • Writer's Block: Sharing Haikus

    I once wrote a haiku with my friend Colby when we were studying in Japan. It goes like this: Ano ocha wa, nomitakunakatta, aki no happa We…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 4 comments