I woke up this morning just really wanting to write and put something out into the world. Sometimes I want to do this on instagram or facebook. Occasionally, spurred on by relevant events, I share. More (most) often I write or draw in a physical journal, or I'll type in the word-doc-turned-journal I started for … Continue reading Defining
I have a draft started about the anniversary of my narcolepsy diagnosis somehow flying by me earlier this month, but I'd rather talk about something way cuter than narcolepsy: To clarify, Frida is not a fox. She is my dog, of mostly indeterminate lineage. She reminds me of one though. On Tuesday, when my sister … Continue reading Frida the Fox
Synchronicity is one of my favorite words. I don't think that everything happens for a reason, but I try to see events and relationships through all the ways they influence one another rather than direct cause and effect - for better and worse. It helps me make sense of my story, how the good things … Continue reading Appreciating 2018
Essentially the last two months have went as follows: Cliff notes version? lost my job gained some contract work got a crazy, sassy adorable dog scheduled & confirmed multiple speaking presentations starting in January The second to last week of October, my hours at work were cut down. I ended up picking up shifts which … Continue reading Out with a bang
Seems like as good a time as any to catch up! Basically the month was a bit of a roller coaster, partly due to my own choices, others beyond my control. There were times I'd feel like writing and couldn't (or I gave up after enough interruptions) and then times that I could and didn't … Continue reading Now that September is over…
So I had from last Tuesday until Sunday off from work, and I actually got to do something FUN with it! While I did recently have a shit ton of time off, that was all dedicated to surgery recovery, and when I had three days off for my best friends wedding, day 3 was - … Continue reading Almost like vacation!
Last week marked when I could start riding and lifting over 20 pounds again! Sadly the riding hasn't happened yet, but I've briefly picked up a few things in the aforementioned weight category. What muscle tone I did have before my surgery is long gone though, so I'm erring on the overcautious side and am … Continue reading A new season