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The operating room

A few of my staff rolled out of the operating rooms this afternoon, complaining about the bits of skin and bone that get stuck to their feet. The stories I hear, eek. And walking through the halls between the OR … Continue reading

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Rehab

It’s been six years from the last major suicide attempt, five years out from my last pharmaceutical – non-recreational anyway. The pills in my life now are gummy vitamins and vitamin D. It’s mind bending to be in a completely … Continue reading

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Alterations

Altering boring clothing is one of my favorite things. I like to take a completely plain article like a basic dress and go at it with scissors, seam ripper, or maybe add a ruffle, some ribbon or trim that will … Continue reading

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Let me be your shelter

What really got me about visiting Mother Teresa’s mission in Kolkata was seeing the people who were on the block between there and the Kali temple. It’s literally where the poorest of the poor go to die – the outcast, … Continue reading

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Palm pilots

This is what happens when I get ideas when I’m driving- it’s messy but necessary. My head might explode if I can’t write things down. Especially at certain times of the month when the energy is…strong. OMFG, I need tea more … Continue reading

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Blue dress

I was a rebel and didn’t follow the directions again. The regular pattern didn’t work for me so I branched out even further than last time. I think it will all work out though. Until I can make a dress … Continue reading

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Yeah, it’s got a hemi

My friends had a huge pajama party tonight, and not only did they play all the Harry Potter movies, there was a huge gingerbread house-making endeavor (except with graham crackers), and a gift exchange that we’ve all been working on … Continue reading

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Storm party

I can feel it coming, I can feel the stream of energy in the wind. Besides the physical storm outside, there is a hurricane of energy all around my house, and I am like a zen little dot in the … Continue reading

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