Tag Archives: mental health

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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The Remedy (I Won’t Worry) / Jason Mraz

I’m just going to own up to the fact that until I started prepping this post, I had no idea what “The Remedy (I Won’t Worry)” was really all about. I remember it being a big hit for Jason Mraz … Continue reading

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Bella Donna / Stevie Nicks

This wasn’t the post I intended to write tonight. Sometimes, the songs choose themselves. It’s been kind of a challenging month, and I’ve been feeling more acutely anxious in the last few weeks than I have in a while. I … 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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Fusion

There is little more cringe-inducing than going back and reading old journals. I used to keep journals like crazy, but I found that I was at my most prolific when things in my life were at their worst.  The last … Continue reading

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Lessons in love and loneliness

My wife’s new book, Love Lessons, is out today. It doesn’t really matter that this is her 14th novel (counting the ones she has cowritten with Marie Sexton) – it’s always a bit of a thrill when something I know … Continue reading

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