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Chapter 10

Look at me, actually getting my weekly post up at a decent time! Yes, yes, hold the applause, no really, you’re too much!


So, big news: according to my math, I have received almost $3,000 for my internship! 557 more words

Internship Update

The Cave of Solitude

Yesterday started off…a bit trying.  There was no milk, so no coffee, and not-quite-awake Maura went looking for me instead of the bathroom.  So I spent half the morning stepping in pee puddles in various rooms, muttering as I cleaned it all up. 266 more words


The Pariah Chronicles, Vol. II

In which The Disgruntler continues to whine about her current state of affairs; see previous post for backstory.

Revelation of the day: Being a pariah means that you 1) wait around a lot, and 2) generally have to keep your mouth shut, or at least try to.   348 more words

"Because I have kids."

As I pulled the empty cereal bar box out of my refrigerator this morning while getting milk for my coffee, I realized that there are just some questions I’ve stopped asking because I already know the answer – “Because I have kids.” 243 more words



I haven’t written in a while. This is because I am a neurotic mess. Even now, what I have posted what remains to be posted, is a treasure trove of past accomplishments that I look back on and look for any shred of kinship between the me who wrote them and the me who sits drunk at three in the afternoon because the depression and anxiety of my soul has me pinned against the wall and screaming for absolution. 975 more words


Summer plans for Mom

Summer vacation time has finally hit.  FINALLY.  No more getting up with the birds to face early school start times (man I miss Irish time).  Maura is already taking advantage of this by not getting up until 9:30 this a.m. 729 more words