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Weekly Anxiety Review

This week, at work, was very stressful. I have been given more responsibility. Since I have been stretching myself in so many different directions I have put my own responsibilities, I have felt very stretched to just catch up on what I needed to do. 112 more words

Life

Bed Syndrome or Depression Parkour or Small Victories

I’ve spent the last 4 days in bed and no, not in a good, relaxing way. 

As in – I haven’t been able to persuade myself that anything is good enough to actually get out of bed for and that maybe, just maybe, if I lay there long enough, everything will become magically wonderful and I’ll feel like the old me again. 445 more words

Mental Health

Celebrating the Small Victories

In the NICU it’s easy to get caught up in “hedging your bets” and not allowing yourself to take joy in the small victories. You rationalize the celebratory moments thinking, “don’t get… 677 more words

Davy Elizabeth

The Colossus or: Small Victories

When we thought
the colossus had finally fallen
it rose up again.

Without the multiple heads
of the fabled hydra
the thing hovered over us. 93 more words

Poetry

Lessons on a skating rink

Roller skating has a way of humbling you.

Today I spent the afternoon on roller skates. It’s been decades since my feet have been inside a skate, but nevertheless, there I was, celebrating the birthday of two lovely people (who are both nearing the big 4-0). 329 more words

Practicing in the Dark

The last few nights as I lay in bed waiting for sleep I’ve brought my uke with me.  I close my eyes and pluck or strum quietly.   44 more words

Ukulele

Fly.Union - 'Dolla Bills' (Video)

On behalf of Fly.Union, Iyeball holds it down in their latest clip.

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Music