October, my complex frienemy.

One year ago I started a month of facebook posts of quotes from my favorite fandoms in alphabetical order (plus numbers 1-5). I enjoyed creating the list and trying to get all my favorites in. It was an attempt to re-frame October days that often bring me down.   Continue reading “October, my complex frienemy.”


I can’t change what happens because it’s already happened.

Five years is a long time. Repost from my one-year ‘splodiversary (post = 3/23/11).


Ok, so what do I want to talk about…well strangely enough today is the one year anniversary of an emergency surgery I had. I haven’t really written anywhere about it, and now I think I want to. I want to post the pictures, tell the messy tale and be done with it. Don’t be fooled, it still is the perfect source for a good exploding insides joke and it always will be. Continue reading “I can’t change what happens because it’s already happened.”

To Do Every Day

So, my friend Alex posted this article from a guy who made a “to do every day” list.  Not a task-y list of specific chores or work duties to accomplish, but instead a list of stuff that is so important to you that you do all of it every day.  Then two of my friends made lists like that – you can find them here and here.  I commented that I would make one too.

It was hard to make this list.  I wasn’t sure any two days could be similar enough for me to have a list that was more than one item.  In the end I took my time, but I did it.  Here they are:

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