Monthly Archives: May 2014

Two Things I Try and Remember When I’m Having a Rough Day

When my depression hits, I tell myself and try to ignore the sweet tortures she is whispering in my mind. When my anxiety come clawing back, I try to remember and tell myself that whatever is going to happen will … Continue reading

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I Swear I’m Only One Person

I was so proud and satisfied with myself after building my table this morning. Now I am shaky and weepy and anxious-y.  My mood swings are faster that a buttered kid going down an aluminum slide.  I thought PMS was supposed … Continue reading

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I Ikea, Do You?

Spent the morning building my new kitchen/dinning table.  Ok, maybe not actually building it.  More like like trying to decipher the badly drawn images to figure out what screws into what hole (shut up) and then almost killing my cat … Continue reading

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Feeling Useful

Since going on SSDI, I’ve struggled with feeling useless and like a drain on society and on my family (who, thanks to the fabulous government we have, help me out financially from time to time).  Now, don’t get your poopy-pants … Continue reading

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Cannot Brain Today

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The Appearance of Anxiety

I have depression.  Several types, actually. I have MS. My MS gives me migraines, severe fatigue, tremors, restless legs, body pain, and leg weakness. I have insomnia. I don’t have anxiety. At least, I never have before.  I don’t think.  … Continue reading

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Chicken Butt and Rhino Vagina

For two weeks I was talking to a guy from OKC (OKCupid) named Brian. I wasn’t really too interested, but he seemed nice and I wasn’t talking to anyone else.  We didn’t have anything in common, unless you count the … Continue reading

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Planting and Harvesting, Round 1

Last week I to this fantastic greenhouse/plant store/gift shop and picked up some herbs and veggies for my first round of planting.  (If you live anywhere near Warren, RI, I suggest you visit it! It’s called Frerichs Farm, and they … Continue reading

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Earth Day

Yes, Earth Day was last month.  But stay with me for a second, and the title will make sense. Every year, I like to do something for Earth Day.  It usually isn’t anything big, but I like to mark the … Continue reading

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My Garden

I’ve always loved to garden.  My Mom tells me one of her favorite memories of me is from the first year we lived in our house.  I was about 2 years old, and I was outside, wobbling around on my … Continue reading

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