Category Archives: Depression

Marijuana: Nature’s Blessing

Oh crap. I forgot what I was going to write. I hate it when that happens… I use marijuana- legally- it is prescribed to me. I have several chronic pain conditions that require pain management and marijuana works for me … Continue reading

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What Does Chronic Illness Look Like?

Living with pain seems to be all I know. In the last few months it’s gotten worse, especially since my father pulled away from me. Again. My mother did this years ago so I’m no stranger to neglect, but anytime … Continue reading

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Living With Chaos…

The world is filled with so much anger and meanness. I’ve known this since I was a toddler. I grew up in a, let’s say, “Chaotic” home. My father worked while my mother stayed home and took care of me … Continue reading

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Have People Become Socially Retarded?

Merriam Webster defines “Retarded” as follows: slow or limited in intellectual or emotional development or academic progress. First use: 1895 People should really take a moment and self examine how they treat others. What happened to courtesy? When did loved … Continue reading

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Depression is Killing People

(originally appeared on my blog at Bubblews  Sparky on Bubblews )   This morning when I woke up early to take my dog, Riley to the vet, I decided to check my Facebook while getting my morning beverage. I noticed … Continue reading

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Confidence: The White Whale…

You ever notice how some people just have confidence while others don’t? The prettiest women in the world probably lack confidence in some fashion or another. I’ve always had self esteem issues, since I was a kid. I was taunted … Continue reading

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The Rain Brings out the Pain…

Original Article appeared on my other blog on Bubblews~  http://www.bubblews.com/news/3118095-the-rain-brings-out-the-pain   I knew it was raining before I even opened my eyes today. I have Arthritis and Fibromyalgia and whenever it rains my body aches miserably all over. I laid … Continue reading

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To Question or not to Question: That is the Question

Before I begin my lengthy bedtime routine that will ultimately lead me to slumber, I wanted to write one final thought for the day.  For the better part of my life I have been intrigued by the unexplained, the mysterious, … Continue reading

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For the Love of Books…

I have always been fascinated by books.  They have always been there for me like a constant friend.  I began reading when I was a child; my mother was an avid reader so it rubbed off on me.  I have … Continue reading

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Fiction Alert!

It’s been a rough couple of weeks here in Halifax, Nova Scotia as we experience record rainfalls and unseasonable temperatures.  If you have Fibromyalgia or Arthritis, you know just how debilitating this can be.  Who knew weather could be such … Continue reading

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