Category Archives: Pets

Insomnia, the cat, and crying at the kitchen table

I have been minimally surviving the last several day, re-living Dad’s dying is still so very painful to walk through again.  Add to that I have run out of sleep meds and there’s a snafu with the prescription, I’ve been … Continue reading

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Time, TBI & Death

I hate death.  No.  Really.  I do.  I have not been on speaking terms with death since my Mom passed away when I was just 16, and she was in her early 50’s. My kitty with Kidney Disease had a … Continue reading

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Tools: Homemade Signs

I thought I would go back to focusing on tools that have helped me with my TBI.  I know these aren’t necessarily TBI-only solutions either, so enjoy.  🙂 Brain fatigue is a common problem for many TBIers post-injury, myself included.  … Continue reading

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Blind Dog Living in a Trash Pile Gets Rescued

To know me is to know my love for animals as well as an equally strong disdain for the overpopulation of unwanted/abused animals man has created.  We ought not create more animals or humans until the ones already here are … Continue reading

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