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Back to the Beginning: Brain Injury – The Solar Panel Analogy EXCELLENT (posted Aug. 11, 2010)


Richard came up with an excellent analogy of my Brain Injury, the important role home plays, and what happens when people stay in our house. This is how he explained it: Home is my solar panel where I plug in, … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Neuro Psych (posted Sept. 3, 2009)


Today was the Neuro Psych exam, Richard and I returned here Tuesday evening after a very, very long day of driving and rest stops. The test went well, I left the house at 8:30 this morning with map printed in … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Update (posted July 18, 2009)


A lot is going on at the same time! I have posted quite a few things on Craigslist and not a one has sold. It is definitely a buyer’s market, a great time to get ‘screamin’ deals’ as a former … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Catch-22 and Why I Need a Miracle (posted June 26, 2009)


Of the few replies I’ve received to my “Rock the Quo” letter, the most promising came this week. Granted, at this phase in my life it’s difficult to have hope, but still… The letter was from the local Salvation Army, … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Father’s Day and Dysfunctional Families (posted June 21, 2009)


I wonder if there were classifications for dysfunctional families just where we would fit in, mild, moderate, severe? I visited my Dad in the rehab facility he’s at since his fall. He’s not the type of person who likes to … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Perspective on Losing My Home? (posted May 25, 2009)


I spent another better portion of the day resting (I know life with TBI is SO exciting!) It is still quite odd to me to go from being very active all my life, not a TV watcher or couch potato, … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Neurologist (posted May 23, 2009)


Appointment with Neurologist Thursday went well. I shared I’m still struggling, I definitely have limits of only a half day now or I crash. I mentioned caffeine used to help extend my brain budget, now it is not working at … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: A Question (posted Apr. 6, 2009)


Quickly posted this on Twitter: If you could write anyone or organization to help a disabled friend from losing their home, who would you write to? I’ll be back on later to catch up with everyone – thank you for … Continue reading

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Home Ownership and Philosophical Ponderings (posted Feb. 21, 2009)


My mind, as much of our nation, and world, has been focused, still, on housing. Last week I heard back from one of the few people I inquired of regarding housing resources for the disabled, and he gave me some … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Home (posted Dec. 17, 2008)


The Meaning of Home Life these days is about home, whether I get to keep it or lose it. Home is not just a place to live, a house to own, it means a safe place to be myself, where … Continue reading

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