Monthly Archives: December 2011

Hibernation and Permission

As an experiment, this year I decided to give myself permission to not do shit I don’t feel like doing during the winter misery season (roughly from the end of October until the Winter Solstice). I didn’t realize this was … Continue reading

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It will surprise nobody to hear me say that I am an overachiever. This was really driven home for me recently when I was reading through the archives of In Good Company, a collection of stories about depression and anxiety.

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Voting With Money

Tis the Season to be Shopping, and as usual, I have to make decisions on where to spend that dough. I’m doing my best to spend as locally as possible, and avoiding my list of Do Not Buy corporations. This … Continue reading

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Things I Love: Defiant Edition

My GP says I probably have rheumatoid arthritis in addition to all my other health issues. The time of year is getting to me. I have a million projects and almost no time or energy. So! I shall cheer myself … Continue reading

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