I remember in high school being asked to write our own obituaries. It was an interesting exercise that I think scared most of us down deep inside, so we all wrote something funny or completely absurd. My classmates obituaries seemed to imply (or blatantly say) they were wealthy with lots of family, friends, fans and … Continue reading My Obituary Today – A Life Well Lived (An Exercise)
I finally did it, I finally became just like every other normal person on the planet and lost a sock while doing laundry. I wrote about this “skill” recently, almost with a strange sort of pride and cockiness that sounds so silly as I write it (and say it), but I know it’s true. I … Continue reading A Positive Sign From My Sock
March 25th, 2021 Thursday 5:40am Yesterday I posted on TikTok this thing my therapist told me – she basically told me that my homework till our next session was to be kind to myself. She made me repeat it. And I’ve been thinking about self-care and what “being kind” to myself really means… One of … Continue reading I’m In Therapy – Are You?
I had to make a difficult decision. For what it’s worth, the difficult part was knowing my decision would end up hurting someone else. I wish I could divulge exactly what it is, but it really isn’t appropriate. Suffice it to say, I needed to “rat” someone out about their wrongdoings. Yeah, that’s exactly it. … Continue reading When Things Just Don’t Sit Right
February 14th, 2021 - Sunday 8:30am Sometimes it's just easier for me to post my actual journal entry. Apologies for...well, all of it. Misspellings, grammar, cursing....all the good stuff you get in journal entries, especially when they are hand-written! (Yes, I'm a bit silly about pens. I wish I could admit I prefer some expensive … Continue reading What I Envy in Love