I found today’s daily prompt on WordPress.com to be far too ambitious for a lazy Sunday, so instead I’m taking it easy and breezy today. Ironically, considering my last post, I am looking forward to a new episode of 60 Minutes this evening. I have the music tastes of a forty-something dude,and I’m pretty sure not a lot of people my age look forward to 60 Minute in the salivating way that I do. Continue reading
I haven’t been watching a lot of TV lately. It’s not like I’m intentionally avoiding it. It’s just that whenever I even try to channel surf, which is usually for a couple of hours on the weekend, I get bored really quickly.
Nothing good is on TV right now other than Catfish: The TV Show, some educational shows, my usual crime-story news magazines like Dateline and 48 Hours Mystery, and Breaking Bad Continue reading
Remember how teachers always said not to lean back on the hind two legs of your chair? I never did that when I was in school, but I started doing it while blogging because i try to reach things on my nightstand behind me without getting out of my chair. Now I have totally compromised the structure of the chair by doing this; Continue reading
This weekend was busy and ended painfully. My best guy and I went to Disneyland on Friday night, then the next day to the local fair. It was the best experience I’ve ever had at the fair because I was sober and got out of it having spent the least amount of money I’ve ever spent at the fair. Continue reading
I have been told that some days are better than others when it comes to depression and anxiety. The goal is to eventually have more good days than bad days. “use your coping tools,” they tell you. “Be assertive with yourself; make the choices that will make you feel good.” Sometimes all that shrink talk goes out the window. Continue reading
My room is a mess right now because I’ve been feverishly cleaning out my dresser and closet for several hours. That chore, of course, goes along with seemingly unending loads of laundry. What makes the chore particularly time-consuming is going through the four garbage bags full of hand-me-downs that a friend has given me over the past couple of years. Continue reading
As much as I like routine, I tend to stick with the tried and true. I am a creature of habit, down to my clothing, hygiene, and the foods I eat. Sometimes a habit can lead to a rut, though, and a rut can sap your soul dry. Here are some things I’ve tried for the first time recently that have kept me away from the dreaded rut: Continue reading