A Good Doctor, But Bad News

March 21, 2018 admin 0

I have lingering exhaustion from yesterday’s blood draw and appointment with the ankle surgeon. After triumphing over those major hurdles, I still worked a full […]

Dreading Seeing the Doctor

March 15, 2018 admin 0

I can’t recall a time that I’ve been on an infamous “cancellation list” for a doctor and actually received a call for an available appointment […]

Where’s My Energy

March 4, 2018 admin 0

I was so exhausted last night that I didn’t even want to talk with Ben or listen to the book we are reading together, which […]

Reading and Contemplating

March 2, 2018 admin 0

I started reading a book called Why Buddhism is True. It is written by Robert Wright, an evolutionary psychologist, who aims to disseminate his thoughts […]

Washing Away Winter Blues

February 12, 2018 admin 0

It rained all day yesterday. It was one of those cold, relentless rains, which is atypical for February in New England, where the temperatures are […]

The Blue Devil Absolved

February 7, 2018 admin 0

It’s interesting how an experience can make a lot more sense or take on a vastly different interpretation or emotional reaction once it’s over. For […]


January 21, 2018 admin 0

My stomach is really hurting. It’s not upset in the digestive sense any more than it always is, and I’m not especially nauseous, though I […]

The Turkey Trot

November 27, 2017 admin 0

For the first time in my life, I ran in a Turkey Trot race on Thanksgiving. In terms of number of participants, Thanksgiving is actually […]