Tag Archives: energy

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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Catch-22; the arts version

How do you find a job/career that pays well enough that you can do your art, and also leaves you enough time to do it? My job pays well, but it sucks all the energy right out of me. I … Continue reading

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DIY therapist

Ahhh, the secret method for de-stressing after busy day at the hospital with sucky co-worker: mix lavender argan essential oil with almond oil or oatmeal lotion, and smear it all over. The essential oils are calming and good for relaxation, … Continue reading

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Sugar

“Don’t ever think I fell for you, or fell over you. I didn’t fall in love, I rose in it.” -Toni Morrison This is the perfect holiday for me, it’s got a lot of my favorite elements: love, cheesy romance, … Continue reading

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Romance in the air

It’s a celebration of love and sugar, so of course I love Valentine’s Day. I ignore the commercialism, the glut of fake emotion, the pressure and expectations of the day, and focus on what I consider to be a day … 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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