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Don't Read Into Everything

If you ask my parents they will tell you I over analyzed everything as a kid.  I was so bad they nicknamed me Spock.  I was talking to my brother the other day about it and joked that my childhood idol was probably Jeff Goldbloom because I sounded more like him when I felt the need to evaluate or explain something that someone else had done or said incorrectly.  481 more words


“Oh you think I’m overreacting do you? Well I’ll show you overreacting!… By conducting an educational chemistry experiment”

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There's an Adult in Here Somewhere

Do you ever find yourself overreacting about something, and even you aren’t sure why you’re doing it? If you’re at all like me, it’s not unusual to be triggered by trauma you’ve experienced in the past. 315 more words


Poem of the Week: What Awaits on Your Wings?

What Awaits on Your Wings?
May 21, 2016

Good grief! Listen to what you’re saying!
Why are these the games you’re playing,
The movies you’re watching—and TV, too— 494 more words


Quiet Calm

Clear thinking

sound reasoning

before overreacting.

Scream Test 

Even before this morning, I was already very, very late. The letter reminding me that I was due for a regular mammogram check up had arrived a while ago. 898 more words


The Brain that Cried Wolf

I am unfortunately good at thinking up worst case scenarios.

Late yesterday afternoon, I heard a cat meowing incessantly outside. I didn’t think much of it at first; cats do that. 1,326 more words

Asperger's Syndrome