I can't sleep. Tomorrow (today? It's is after midnight... Today) we bury my cousin. She had brain cancer, and she fought so hard. I'm really messed up by this. Growing up, Diana was that cool older cousin you just hoped against hope that you could maybe possibly be something like. She was, to the day,… Continue reading My Breaking Heart
Long story short? Don't kick a pipe. Especially if you're not wearing steel-toed shoes. So yesterday morning I was cleaning the piggies' cage. A gross thing that has to happen regularly. Pet ownership is a joy, yanno? So we have this copper pipe that we use for when the poops clog the vacuum hose. It… Continue reading Stuck in a Walk-in Clinic
So I have to admit something here - I have not been myself for the last week. The struggle with my anxiety is well under control. I still have a few drawbacks from time to time, but that's normal. It's been nothing I cannot control. And then I got sick. It started right before my… Continue reading Friday Afternoon Self-Reflection
This is something I've been meaning to write for a long time. It is a subject that affects all of us - rich, poor, fat, thin, young, old, male, female. We are surrounded every day by what our society tells us is "beautiful" and "correct." I have heard, far too often, from far too many… Continue reading On My Body Image
Note: I started this post about a month ago, after a morning of sifting through hateful and hurtful posts on the book of face. I found it very disturbing to see all the judging that was happening, even in my little world. At least, to the credit of my circle of friends and family, the… Continue reading It Saddens Me….
About a year ago, I don't remember exactly when, I decided I was going to start a new blog. Well, by "new" I meant a blog period, as I really don't currently have one. I had, as I often do, grandiose plans. I was going to write helpful hints and ideas for the geek trying… Continue reading Welcome! (or “It’s about Bloody Time, isn’t it?”)