Tag Archives: Mental Health

Brain ramblings

I have to get my eyes checked yearly if I want to continue wearing contact lenses.  I am not a responsible caretaker of my ojos.  When I remove the last pair of contacts from the box, I make an appointment … Continue reading

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Sundays can be too long

In the middle of a perfectly normal day, I can make a sudden descent into sorrow.  It is so hard to climb out.  There’s the desire to pause there, clutch the grief to my chest, and cling to it like … Continue reading

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Wisdom to know the difference

I was guilty of being a chaos junky in my active alcoholism and early sobriety.  With a few years sober, I can still pick up the mantle of wacky-doo and lead a charge off the cliff and into the raging river.  … Continue reading

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