Tag Archives: spirituality

Back to the Beginning: (Gulp!) Asking for Help (posted May 28, 2009)


I went to St. Vinnie’s last week after I received my natural gas heating bill I now owe on. Stressed out and heart-sore, I nervously went in. There’s a certain embarrassment and maybe even underlying shame asking for help. I … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Getting Sick Can Be Like Brain Injury…Sometimes… (posted May 12, 2009)


[Written Saturday when I couldn’t yet get back to the computer.] I feel I can say this because I spent the last several days in bed, days I needed to be working to maintain my house and life. Like Brain … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: How Strong Can I Be? (posted Apr. 19, 2009)


How strong can I be when others point out my faults, I say nothing of theirs… How strong can I be when others struggle with losing keys, not feeling well, having a bad day, etc., temporarily, but this is where … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Brain Injury Attorney (posted Apr. 11, 2009)


I inquired of an attorney for this auto accident as I was concerned the at-fault party’s insurance would back out and I would be left paying bills I cannot afford and I’d lose my house. Life on the edge is … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Totaled (posted Mar. 17, 2009)


I met with the at-fault party’s adjuster this morning, she was nice. The appointment took a little more than a half hour and at the end she asked if I wanted the good news or the bad news first. I … Continue reading

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