Rant Or Explode!!!

When I was growing up in Eureka California there was a beautiful hotel called the Eureka Inn. The rooms were pretty expensive and the meals at the restaurant we’re also expensive. My mom and dad took me there after graduation. What a difference 40 years can make. I was particularly disturbed while in the restaurant … More Rant Or Explode!!!

I’m On Fire!!!

I love this time of year because you can have backyard fires. They are so much fun and so relaxing. I just love them. Not so much this year. We are having record heat and at 9 o’clock at night it’s still in the 90s and these are red flag warning days which means you … More I’m On Fire!!!

You Make Me Crazy!!!

I saw my therapist a few days ago. She scolded me for missing my last two appointments because my condition is serious. I said, “I know, but I was just doing what you told me.” She said, “I haven’t told you to skip appointments!” I said,”No, but you told me to avoid people who irritate … More You Make Me Crazy!!!

I Got The Job!!!!

I have so many seizures that I got a job at Home Depot mixing paint. Anyone with a chronic condition must be able to laugh about it once in a while or it will get to you. My condition causes short term memory loss. Every time we pick out a movie to watch, I pick … More I Got The Job!!!!

60 Is The New 80!!!!

When a young person goes to the doctor and says, “Doctor, I’ve got this pain in my side”, the doctor gives him a prescription. When I do the exact same thing, the doctor says, “Oooh, that’s gotta come out.” I’m not a hypochondriac, I’ve just had a lot of things go haywire in the last … More 60 Is The New 80!!!!

Down For The Count!!

I get so down sometimes, my psychiatrist makes me prepay.  There’s nothing funny about depression. It is about as crippling as anything you might feel. Millions struggle with it. Even with medication, it’s still a struggle. Sometimes there’s a trigger, other times not. It just hits you like a shot to the face from Mike … More Down For The Count!!