Disability · emotions · Medical/Dental · Mental Health

Musings On Medical PTSD

  So a few months back, I wrote a brutally honest piece for the Chidren’s Craniofacial Association blog about my medical PTSD and anxiety. You can read it on the Children’s Craniofacial Association blog. Thank you for reading my words. They are the best way I know how to make sense of this crazy thing… Continue reading Musings On Medical PTSD

art · Creativity · Museums

Walking Into The Dark: Ragnar Kjartansson’s, “The Visitors”

Nothing moves me. Sometimes I wonder if I’m dead inside. Kidding, I couldn’t be more opposite. Everything moves me, I’m totally at the whim of my emotions. However, what typically really does not work for me are video art installations. Love art. Love museums, but the video things baffle me. I walk in and it… Continue reading Walking Into The Dark: Ragnar Kjartansson’s, “The Visitors”


Vivid Dreams

It is scary how vivid drams can be.  Always and forever idealized, glowing in technicolor red, orange yellow, green, blue, indigo, violet. Romantic interests, the romantic lead is always to be a fantastical, idealized version of my elementary school crush.  5% body fat, tall with all the trimmings.  If the dream is of a home… Continue reading Vivid Dreams

How To... · Mental Health

How to Press Reset Part 1: Showers, Baths and Body Care

There are so many ways I get stuck in various emotional traps. Tonight I watched a documentary and got all emotional.  It was overwhelming waves of emotion, crashing down on me.  To describe what happens, where I go inside my head, that will take too long.  Never mind that…Let’s focus on the solution.  The solution… Continue reading How to Press Reset Part 1: Showers, Baths and Body Care