Tag Archives: serious thoughts

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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I’m gonna be okay, I don’t care what the feelings say

To say this has been a trying week in the life of Dan is a bit of an understatement.  I somewhat successfully recovered from working night shifts, but I’m still trying to shake off the last vestiges of the Cold … Continue reading

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These words I live by

I have one more graveyard shift to get through.  This is the first time I’ve ever worked them while sick and, let me tell you, it’s no picnic.  Fortunately, through a combination of many things, I’ve been able to play … Continue reading

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Dressed for success

I‘ve had the last 7 days off of work – all centered around 2 trips to see Madonna live – and now I’m on the verge of heading back tomorrow.  I always suffer from a little re-entry trauma whenever I … Continue reading

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We are not our political yard signs

I was bringing Anna back from the horse barn last night and as we turned down our street, Anna said to me “Dad, I can’t wait for all this politics stuff to be over with!” I have to say that … 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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