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unreplied messages: i'm not sorry

For the past two months or so, I have not been messaging people much. I have a list of people in what I call my Care List – people that I check on every once in awhile. 172 more words

The Lonely Road Back to IOP

I met with my prescribing doctor the other day. Just a check in appointment. Nothing unusual. Everything was going great until he asked me how I was. 709 more words

Mental Health

Working on it.. (Kind of)

“You must strive to find your own voice. Because the longer you wait to begin, the less likely you are to find it at all.” 1,110 more words


Managing Health on the Tenure Track

When I started my first year on the tenure track, I did so knowing that it would be challenging. Not only would I have the tenure process to worry about, but I also began teaching more than I ever had during my graduate school training. 396 more words

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Update On "Stealing Grief" Post

I recently mentioned in this post how I’d had a big argument with my parents on May 5.  I tried mentally to put the incident in a box on a shelf, so I could grieve the loss of my sweet kitty Weeble that passed away only 3 days prior to the argument.   628 more words

Mental Health

Five thoughts regarding marriage and depression...Gillian Marchenko

My depression greatly affects my marriage. There have been months where my husband Sergei and I have morphed into caregiver and caregivee, undesirable and painful roles we never expected to assume. 817 more words

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