PTSD and Life 2

Today is a rough day. It's been a rough couple of weeks. I don't see it getting better anytime in the near future. I've been trying to figure out what is so much more difficult this term. I am at a point where it is difficult for me to retain information. This makes exams particularly … Continue reading PTSD and Life 2

PTSD and Life

It's been far more difficult to pull myself out of things this time. It sucks that if I had, say, rheumatoid arthritis, I could call out of everything and people would be "Oh, that's so bad. Hope you feel better." But with PTSD, you can't just email your professor and tell them that your PTSD … Continue reading PTSD and Life


It has been a difficult week, probably in the top five of the worst weeks of my life. For those who actually know me, you might be able to guess from the news last Sunday. I think it's the first time a piece of news and policy has ruined me, and the fear was some … Continue reading Fear


Being 30 years behind is overwhelming. This week more than most. I spent 3 days in bed, except when I was taking my kids everywhere they needed to be, and I went to work. Now I have a Calc exam on Tuesday and, well, a lot. So I need a reminder of why I do … Continue reading Reminders


Single Parenting While Sick I cannot recall the last time I was so sick for so long. Tonight is my second night of Tylenol cold medicine. In the meantime, my kids still need to go to school and get picked and then go back and then there's tutoring and then there are my other "kids," … Continue reading SPWS