Monthly Archives: December 2011

Finding the good

Today started out very strange for me. I woke up when I thought it was about 6 a.m., and I got up and did my morning sitting/breathing. Then I went downstairs and looked at the clock, and it was 4 … Continue reading

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Back to the action

I’m off to a good start, today. I woke up early and tried to get back to sleep, then realized after a while that I was pretty much *up* so it would make more sense for me to just get … Continue reading

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Just a little farther to go

In another 24 hours, I’ll very likely be back in my own home. That’s assuming that all goes well and according to plan, and I don’t run up against any more roadblocks. It’s been a good trip, but I’ll be … Continue reading

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Remembering to level out

The week I’m spending away from the usual grind is turning out to be very well spent. Just not being able to work at all, not being able to get online, “not being able” to do anything other than drive … Continue reading

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There were 10 minutes left on Christmas Day…

I’d watched the movies and the football games, eaten the food, and spent time with family. All the workaday folks were winding down and heading to bed, while the night-owls stayed up, surfing the channels, talking into the wee hours, … Continue reading

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Offline for about a week

Well, it looks like I’m going to be pretty limited for the next week or so. I’m traveling for the break between Christmas and New Years and I don’t have a lot of internet connectivity. I do ahve this smart … Continue reading

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Taking the long view

The Concussion Blog continues to deliver – with insightful writing as well as links out to other sources and resources that add meaning and texture to my own understanding and management of post-concussion issues. Just when I’m starting to sink … Continue reading

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What the REAL problem is

I had an interesting/annoying conversation with my neuropsych last night. Overall, it was a good session, and it’s given me good food for thought. In a nutshell, we talked about my flagging self-esteem, how I seem to be sabotaging myself … Continue reading

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Shifting my focus

Now that I’ve gotten that out of my system… it’s time to pay attention to more productive things than railing against the medical establishment. I have a relatively full day ahead of me today, and I’m a little short on … Continue reading

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I’m only going to great lengths to help myself, because no one else will

Festivus is coming. It’s an alternative celebration for the Christmas holiday season that provides an alternative to materialism and commercialism. I’ve come across it before, but it caught my attention again over at The Concussion Blog. Reading up on it, … Continue reading

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