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15 January - Dishwashing

Dishwashing, dish dunking

bubble bath crockery pool

rinse dry repeat

Daily Haiku

0105: University-mandated community service

Part 3 in a four-part series on my previous attempts at employment

It’s no fluke that my first brush with community service coincided with my freshman year of college. 381 more words

My So-called Life

Problems of an OCD mother in-law:

WTF! Did this girl not watch Sesame Street? One of these things is not like the others, one of these things just doesn’t belong, can you tell which one is not like the others, by the time I finish my song? 147 more words


A Dirty Dish

I looked over at the stacked dish ware that would rival certain architectural masterpieces for its sheer audacity—stacked plates teetering towards a crashing collapse, gritty coffee cups with brown stains from recent lattes and long blacks, clustered frying pans with egg remains and black burned gunk, Tupperware with yellow slime, bread pans, soapy teaspoons, forks, knives, spoons, and dip cups. 1,081 more words

The Zen of Dishwashing

I grew up in a house that did not have a dishwasher. It was my chore to wash dishes after dinner. Sometimes I resented not being able to run from the table and start school work or watch TV, but mostly, I felt it was just part of daily existence. 517 more words


Thanksgiving + hypomania = great... then bad

Yay.  Yeah so it’s that fabulous time of year filled with more stress for most people (myself included) than any other time of year.  Which is super for those of us (e.g., people with chronic illnesses, whether they be physical or mental) who are triggered by stress.  1,116 more words

Bipolar Disorder And/or Depression