Category Archives: depression

Physical

I sat looking at me.  My beard has grown a little, but not enough to disguise the straight and square jawline. A short cropped top beaded, sweat glistened at the tips of grey and bronze.  Around my moustache and chin, … Continue reading

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Next Round

Today, I had to go a little easier with my right paw. On Sunday, it had landed less than squarely on the bag, leaving me with a partial weekend of aching and shaking out the stiffness. A little softer on … Continue reading

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My Journey Through Meditation (the Start)

I am one step past the starting line. And typical me, I am diving in fully.  When it comes to the balance I am ultimately seeking, the irony of this does not escape me.  But I am me, and becoming … Continue reading

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Giving Power

​Seeing things differently today, the ability to focus on the work, and the legitimate, geninue kindness of the people around me in my life, has uplifted me in this moment beyond the struggles I have wrapped around me lately. I … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Boring

I am boring.  While it is debatable whether or not this is my most reprehensible quality, it is a great launching pad. Being boring has opened many doors during my admittedly dilettante life.  My boring traits have manifested in many qualities … Continue reading

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Cycles and drawing circles

Cycle’s grip tightens Around what’s the risk and why I didn’t ask it, Around Muppets and upcoming birthday parties.

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