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Saturday, September 23, 2017
In the wake of a hurricane, things start to repair
(I wrote this yesterday.) Hello, world. I am sitting here with one of my besties, Zina Petersen, in her sister's beach house in Jack...
Monday, February 6, 2017
Post #4--California Poppies
When my mom was sick--several years in--she went outside one afternoon in the summer and saw that poppies had grown spontaneously in our sid...
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Post #3--Stream of Consciousnesses
Stream of consciousness as we drive: I'm listening to the Brahms violin concerto. It's... I haven't decided yet. I'd never...
Friday, December 16, 2016
Post #2 "Locking it down"
I've been thinking a lot about the concept of "locking it down." By this I mean doing something to its very end, until it'...
Thursday, December 15, 2016
I'm reading about habits. It's something I do--read about habits and schedules and stuff. I do it when it's time to re-engage ...
Tuesday, August 9, 2016
You want vicissitudes?
I'll give you some vicissitudes. (Alternative title: Another Really Horrible Thing That Happened to my Family) Life is... terrible. ...
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
"The Swan"--a tribute to the victims of the Orlando shooting
My mommy was laid to rest two weeks ago tomorrow. I woke up to birdsong early on the morning of her funeral. The birds were so loud, they ...
Saturday, May 28, 2016
She's gone. After more than 10 long years of suffering, and 12 days of being largely unconscious and not taking food or wate...
Thursday, March 24, 2016
The truth about the Mormon Mental Health Association
If you have ever contemplated looking for a Mormon therapist, or are interested in mental health as it relates to Mormonism or issues aroun...
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