What's next? Things are only impossible until they're not.

My contract at CBA goes until June 3rd, and everyone keeps asking me, “what’s next?” I don’t really know. In fact, I’m using this time to be as non-commital as I can. If CBA wants me to stay longer, they’ll need to sponsor me on a different visa, and we haven’t talked about that yet. I think they still want to see what I can deliver before we even start to have that conversation.

And if they do want me to stay on longer, would I take it? I really want to say no, because I don’t want to let go of my reason for being here in the first place, which is to travel and try out different experiences. But I don’t know where my head space will be in five months, and what else will be going on in my life that could influence my decision.

For argument’s sake let’s say CBA didn’t want to extend my contract, or I didn’t want to accept their offer. In that case, I would probably head over to Perth. There’s a train that runs across Australia from east to west (Sydney to Perth), so I definitely plan to take that trip. Very JK Rowling of me. (It’s a literary reference; feel free to look it up.)

From there, the outback, including Coober Pedy, and Alice Springs and Uluru. Then up to Darwin in the North and over to Cairns, where I would settle in for a couple of months.


2 comments on “What's next? Things are only impossible until they're not.

  1. Hey Amber, hope it all works out for you and you can take those trips across that vast land, also wish I were there to take them with you.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s