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They say it’s the brain, but it’s also the body

TBI can seriously mess you up in the head. That’s a given. But it can also seriously mess with your physiology. In fact, out of all the problems I’ve had over the years, the physical issues I’ve had have far … Continue reading

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Watch… and learn

I’m having a strange morning. I got up a little later than usual, and I worked out — got in my five mile bike ride and did some stretching. My spouse woke up nervous and started to pull on my … Continue reading

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Fine when I get there

So, I’m back from my trip to see my family. My grandparent has not yet passed away, and I got to say good-bye to them while they still recognized me, so that is a real blessing. And that’s all I’m … Continue reading

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Crushing. Just crushing. And yet…

The week ahead of me is one of those one-foot-in-front-of-the-other types of weeks. I can’t think too much about things, because inside my head, it’s a swirling mass of panic, rage, fear, anxiety, frustration, and a whole lot of other … Continue reading

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I didn’t fail. I just got tired.

I had a revelation this morning, as I was waking up. In the space of a few seconds, it turned an imagined failure into a chance for long-term success. It was the realization that when I started to lose my … Continue reading

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TBI Anger Hack – from cracked.com

Cracked.com has a great piece on 5 Brain Hacks That Give You Mind-Blowing Powers. The title is a bit overblown, but it hooked me, so I picked up some tricks… and found this useful piece of info. I’m going to … Continue reading

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Breaking my fast

I had a good fasting day yesterday. I managed to get through the entire day without blowing up. I got a little frayed, at a couple points, and I got pretty revved over some things. But then when I stepped … Continue reading

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All that I have gained

Happy New Year everyone! I am feeling quite positive about this coming year. 2013 was a bear — for me, as well as many others I know. I’m none too sad to see it go, and after that “inoculation” experience … Continue reading

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Six years and counting

Today is the six year anniversary of this blog. To say that it has changed my life for the better would be an understatement. Six years ago, I was at my wits’ end, unable to make sense of my life … Continue reading

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Steady as she goes…

I had a bit of a revelation, this morning. I’ve had a pretty rough 48 hours, and it’s gotten me thinking that maybe I should take my neuropsych up on their offer to help me find a medication that will … Continue reading

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