Category Archives: health

The Good Moments

I show up in this space a lot and talk about the hard things and the things I’m wrestling through.  It’s in my nature.  I comfortably (or less comfortably depending on the day) embrace labels such as introverted, over-thinker, highly … Continue reading

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All Manner of Things Shall be Well – On Julian of Norwich and Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day began early for me this morning.  I found myself sitting in the waiting area of a local medical laboratory just after 7am, waiting for my name to be called so that a technician could siphon off 4 or 5 … Continue reading

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Hope, Depression, Healing, Community (Anniversaries and All Saints)

I woke up this morning thinking about hope, about depression, about healing, and about community.  Big topics for early in the morning, but understandable given that today is not only All Saints Day, but also the tenth anniversary of a … Continue reading

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Passive Aggressive Laundry

I did something today that I don’t think I’ve ever done before. Now, before you go getting all excited, thinking this was some sort of major revelation or stepping point, let me tell you what the thing was. I put … Continue reading

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Still Keeping Me Company

My day started with a phone call from the hospital around 8:30, wondering if I was interested in working a four-hour shift tomorrow.  I agreed, hung up, and laid there quietly in the dark for a moment, getting my bearings as … Continue reading

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