Category Archives for "Healthy Living"

June 8, 2017

As Busy as You Want to Be

Today my truck broke down in front of somebody’s house. He came out and invited me to hang out in his garage until my new wheels got there, and I sat down where his dad used to sit. Thus began my tour of duty as the unwitting grief counselor. I was subtly checking the time […]

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October 30, 2016

Flowers for the Borderline

Borderline Personality Disorder is enough to make most therapists run for the hills. Between the high suicide risk (7 out of 10 attempt) and an almost guarantee that the therapist will be seen as the enemy along with the overall lack of hope for healing, there isn’t a lot of willingness to help.I’m not diagnosed […]

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July 13, 2016

The Sensitive Insomniac

There are, and I’m not exaggerating much when I say “a bajillion” reasons that people get insomnia. However, I’ve never seen nor heard anyone talk about this before. What I’m talking about is when you have someone in your personal space such as sharing a bed. “Personal space” has been a cute term for what really […]

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February 2, 2014

Don’t Be S.A.D

Hey there! How’s the sunshine where you are? We are fresh out out here and under a perpetual heavy fog that leaves everything coated in a heavy hoarfrost. It’s all the beauty of snow without the hassle. But no sunshine. It’s all too easy to feel subdued, dreary and down. One day of gloom is […]

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January 10, 2014

How’s Your Support System?

This is where I believe many of us are this season. The analogy is that of a vine that has outgrown it’s current support system and has either collapsed under the weight, or been blown over by the wind. In either case, it calls for a reevaluation of where we are, where we are going, […]

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