Author Archives: Aravis

Examples

Here’s what I mean about lack of focus. Last week’s Wednesday class (Career Counseling) was cancelled due to the snow storm.  This means that it’s been a couple of weeks since we met, and a couple of weeks since I … Continue reading

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Two Days In A Row

Hello again. This is me not doing my homework because, quite frankly, it couldn’t get much duller.  Three chapters on career development in children, which is basically child development.  Again.  Over it. I’m a bit cranky today.  I have tendonitis … Continue reading

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Adjusting to Changes

So much going on, so much on my mind. I’ve been put on a different medication to treat my bipolar.   It’s a new one, called Latuda.  Overall I think I like it.  I no longer feel anxious all the time, … Continue reading

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Common Sense

If it was the middle of the night and my table saw kept spontaneously turning on, I would walk away and let it spin, not investigate more closely.   This message brought to you courtesy of the television show, Supernatural.

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Tannenbaum

Randy brought the Christmas decorations down from the attic.  We haven’t had a tree in a couple of years, so they’ve been up there for awhile.  All I can think is: He’s just brought the mice to the cats.  Yay. … Continue reading

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Mirror Mirror

I’m dealing with a friend who is annoying the crap out of me lately.  She presumes to know me and what I’m thinking, complains constantly and thinks it’s cute or funny, makes excuses not to do what she knows she … Continue reading

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Break

Alright, a couple of med changes and end of the semester later, I’m here.  I was depressed, but put on a med that could aggravate depression because the doctor thought it would treat the ongoing autoimmune itchiness thing.  Oddly, it … Continue reading

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Getting Flattened

Still depressed, I went to school where I was promptly made to watch a documentary about 4 people at end-stages of alcoholism; they were dying.  I was either those people (the words coming out of their mouths were my own, … Continue reading

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Fighting It

I’ve come to realize that I’m in the midst of depression.  I’ve known that something hasn’t been right with me for a few months now.  Initially I was a little hypomanic.  Somewhere along the way, though, I went in the … Continue reading

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It Wasn’t My Fault (This Time)

My blog’s server was down for a few days, but now I’m back.  I have things to say, but I also have homework that needs to get done, so I’ll come back to it.  For now, I have to go … Continue reading

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