Monthly Archives: September 2012

A different kind of sleep deprivation

I’ve been thinking some more about the article in the New York Times — Rethinking Sleep — which introduces a different way of thinking about sleep: one that is actually more in agreement with what I’ve found to be true … Continue reading

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Raging with the machine

I came across an interesting article on the New York Times, recently — Rethinking Sleep — which talks about how what we assume is true about sleep, might not be accurate. Take, for example, the common belief that we need … Continue reading

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Pick your own experience

Something pretty important has become increasingly apparent to me, in the past week or so – namely, that I can choose my own experience in life. No matter what is happening, I can choose to think and feel any way … Continue reading

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Not feeling sorry for myself (right now)

So, life is going to be life. And very often the hardest things are the most rewarding. And very often I lose sight of that and start feeling sorry for myself that “everyone else” gets to just move at their … Continue reading

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What more is there? What more indeed…

I’m in overdrive mode, right now. I’ve got so much on my plate, and so little time to do it, with so many deadlines and so few people actually able (or willing) to help me, I can’t even begin to … Continue reading

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It doesn’t have to be that difficult

So, yesterday we had company – the friend who visited us over vacation who’s looking for a place to live. The morning started out good and we were just hanging out, talking everything through. By mid-afternoon, they had driven us … Continue reading

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Back from the edge-yness

I realized something weird, recently – how rigid and inflexible I got after my last TBI. It’s bizarre, really, when I think about it. It’s just not “me”. It’s not the way I want to be or the person I … Continue reading

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Learning to do it anyway

Woke up this morning feeling sick – headache, sick on my stomach, foggy… Going back to work tomorrow probably isn’t helping any, but life goes on. There it is. I’m pretty much in the Emotions/Moods “section” of those 84 ways … Continue reading

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Have you moved today?

So, vacation was good. I kicked back and did very little. I walked the beach, walked the town, hung out with friends, talked about a lot of stuff that matters, talked about a lot of stuff that doesn’t… listened to … Continue reading

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Back to regular life… eventually

Vacation was great. Much needed. Now I’m going to bed, because after being up for three hours, I realize I’m bushed. I guess I need a vacation after all the serious fun of my vacation. Fortunately, I have exactly that … Continue reading

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