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Insomnia

June 7, 2017 admin 0

Lately, I’ve been sleeping worse than my “normal,” which is already borderline unworkable. I am not aware of a definitive reason for this backslide but […]

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Hail

June 2, 2017 admin 0

I self-soothed myself through the hailstorm last night, which, given my heightened nighttime anxiety and PTSD, I consider a notable win. I woke suddenly as […]

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The Hazards of Driving

May 28, 2017 admin 0

Driving is one of my least favorite routine activities. For as much as people complain about the MTA in New York City, the extensive public […]

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Interview

May 27, 2017 admin 0

Interviews rarely scare me. I’ve applied for hundreds of jobs over my working lifetime and gone on dozens of interviews. This is not hyperbole. One […]

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The Power of Attitude

May 20, 2017 admin 0

As a young child, I was remarkably upbeat, happy, optimistic, and hopeful about my future and that of the world. Anything seemed possible and I […]

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I Keep Falling

May 6, 2017 admin 0

I keep falling. In the past week, I’ve had three rather major falls of increasing severity. In the worst, I fell all the way down […]

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Sick

May 2, 2017 admin 0

Something has been off in my body for the past 24, 48, 72 hours. I don’t feel well, though it’s fairly non-specific and generalized: malaise, […]

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Prosthetics & Orthotics

April 29, 2017 admin 0

It is coming up on a year since I graduated from the University of Hartford’s MS program in prosthetics and orthotics. It’s amazing how much […]

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Summer Screen

April 27, 2017 admin 0

It feels like a summer morning. It’s just past 4:00am and I finished my meditating so I’m lying on the rug in the living room. […]