Tag Archives: exhaustion

Day 8 with Dad (Wednesday, April 24, 2013)


Day 8 with Dad (Wednesday, April 24, 2013) We are growing wearier from our vigil in that small room.  Uncle told me I missed out on the harpist who came in and played for Dad earlier today, he said it … Continue reading

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Day 7 with Dad (Tuesday, April 23, 2013)


Day 7 with Dad (Tuesday, April 23, 2013) Early this morning Reluctant Heart unexpectedly stopped by on his way to pick up uncle at the airport; we hadn’t really gone back to speaking terms so I’d not told him about … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: The Drive Home (posted Sept. 30, 2010)


A few photos of a lake I love to look at as we drive to and from town (60+ miles away). I don’t have photos of the trip down, I was already exhausted before we left the house, so slept … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: No Good, Horrible, Terrible, Very Bad Day (posted July 20, 2009)


There are times when I get weary from the ongoing struggle and completely relate to why we turn to drugs, alcohol, TV, food, sex, whatever offers us momentary comfort. I really understand Pema Chodron’s talking about the wisdom of no … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Work is Done and So Am I! (posted Apr. 19, 2009)


Forcing an injured brain is like making a couch potato run a marathon! It may get you to the finish line, but I doubt it’s pretty or inspiring – LOL! It’s not often I’m handed a bunch of reports and … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Migraine (posted Mar. 26, 2009)


Today started with a sore neck after a night of fitful sleep, a headache started and grew into a migraine. I came home had a bite, took two Tylenol, grabbed my ice pack and laid down. These are different migraines … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Mental Exam for SSDI…and Overload (posted Nov. 16, 2008)


Last night was my Mental Exam for SSDI, Brother Frank drove me to and back, and that was a great help. I do not drive at night due to light sensitivity from those glaring headlights, I know it’s not safe, … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: A Life Filled with Questions (posted Aug. 15, 2008)


It was a beautiful summer day, I was heading to a volunteer orientation on the other side of town. I’d left work in plenty of time to go home, change clothes, get my dog and be on our way. We … Continue reading

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