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HRT update - January 2015

I had a large estrogen spike in December 2014 after I upped my estradiol dose to 6 mg/day, so my doctor had me back the dose down to 5 mg/day. 108 more words


Bread Crumbs: Retracing Early Footsteps

I knock softly, enter her room, and find Doris subdued and teary-eyed. This is not the same, jovial lady who usually greets me with good cheer and a hearty laugh of welcome. 646 more words


Trying to find my way back

I’ve spent most of this week dealing with that reminder from the past. Thursday, I posted this one Facebook:

I’ve just realized that what’s been disturbing my sleep all week is an internal conflict of my morals regarding my legal obligations versus my opinions of the morality of the practices of those to whom I have the legal obligations.

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Star Wars Fantasy

Stealing the Shower!

How many pens do I have?  Oh hell, I don’t have a clue! I pick them up everywhere. Offices, businesses, hotels, restaurants. You name it, I’ll always pick up a pen. 483 more words

2 Dreams, 2 days: 2.25 & 3.1.15


In the dream, somehow met up again with dream-Tony. To him, I implied I was great friends with his brother, dream-Adam, even though dream-me had actually had a bad falling out with dream-Adam sometime back. 1,132 more words


The Gift of Art

Three days ago I returned home from Kyoto.  There is so much to tell that I hardly know where to begin.  I will endeavour to share my stories and photos over the next few weeks on my blog. 325 more words



Whenever someone mocks me for not liking fruit, I tell them this story:

My ex-boyfriend’s family had a large backyard. It wasn’t so much a backyard as it was several acres of vaguely wooded rural Illinois. 370 more words