Tag Archives: depression

No phone at work

Yesterday was not really a great day for me. I confessed to Heidi that I feel like I am the worst pharmacist at work because it takes me forever to accomplish tasks and I am just generally distracted. I recognize … Continue reading

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Stevie Nicks / Think About It

On Friday, deluxe remasters of Stevie Nicks’ first two albums, Bella Donna and The Wild Heart were released. I have made my way through the first two discs of Bella Donna, but have yet to wade into The Wild Heart. … Continue reading

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Outlet covers

So I figure it’s time for a little mental health update because it’s what I’ve been doing. I have had no med changes since the last time that I blogged about it, so I guess that’s a good thing. I … Continue reading

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Abilify me

So I guess my blog is where I put all the details on the mental health journey that has been 2016. If these kinds of posts are not your bag, I don’t blame you, but I am finding it therapeutic to … Continue reading

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Affirmation / Savage Garden

I was driving home from work last night, the latest in a series of days full of stress and uncertainty and for some reason, I had the urge to hear Savage Garden’s “Affirmation.” When my brain talks to me like … Continue reading

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Be good to yourself

There have been a boatload of words written about Robin Williams this week.  I have to say that I was only a casual fan of Williams’ work – he was frequently too frenetic and intense for me to really appreciate … Continue reading

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Journal me this, journal me that

Tonight I want to talk about journaling.  Journaling is something I have been trying to get back into for years now, but no matter how firm my resolve, it never seems to last beyond a few days. I was introduced … Continue reading

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The best of me

I mentioned a few posts back that I haven’t been blogging.  It’s true.  I have only written (counting today’s post) 14 posts in the last 60 days.  That’s pretty abysmal when you get right down to it.  I chalked it … Continue reading

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Blazing trails

I don’t read Wil Wheaton’s blog, but a post he did yesterday was retweeted by a friend.  The post was called “depression lies” and in it, Wheaton admitted to his rather substantial blog audience that he has depression and anxiety.  … Continue reading

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The mind of a monkey

I’m not even sure how to start writing about Monkey Mind: A Memoir of Anxiety.   Actually, strike that – because yes I do.  I knew that I wanted to read this book, but I was torn over whether or not … Continue reading

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