What About the Bully?

Tyler’s Story Tyler was in the fifth grade. He was a good natured kid; He was polite; He was kind; He never did anyone any harm; Tyler had one problem though – He was shy. That made him an easy target. One day, in the dead of winter, he was riding the school bus home when he started to be…

Weekly Wrap-Up August 22, 2016

Mood A better week. Once again, there is that underlying feeling of depression, but I was able to be productive and have a few laughs. Like many others, it can hard for me to accept the good times, because I’m always waiting for the bubble to burst. I’ve done a much better job of being optimistic. I’m usually optimistic about…

Caption This Reminder

Just a gentle reminder that the “Caption This” contest ends at midnight tonight. Here’s the pic and the rules. Once again, here are the rules: Put in the comments section what you think this weeks caption should be. If you post more than one caption, it is considered cheating, and that is okay with me. This is dog eat dog.…

My Time Management Sucks

Where Does my Time Go? Hours in a day – 24 hours Sleep Time – 7 hours Novel Writing – 5 hours Blog Surfing – 2 hours Reading – 2 hours Miscellaneous Time Left – 8 hours Managing Sleep Time My time management sucks. The hours above are how I try to balance my day and I don’t think any…

Weekly Wrap-Up August 15, 2016

Mood Last week can best be described as uncomfortable. No mania and no major depression, but I did have mild depression that felt like it was crawling under my skin and would not go away. I also struggled with ongoing feeling of “less than.” I was able to function, but it was exhausting. Externally I don’t believe it was noticeable.…

Gastric Bypass Surgery – Throwback

Yesterday Due to technical problems, my blog was down for a large part of the day on Wednesday. If you didn’t  get a chance to participate in the Caption This contest, you still have until midnight tonight. Just follow this link. Gastric Bypass Surgery This weeks throwback is from November 2014: Most severely obese people experience much better spirits once they…