Tag: anxiety

To sleep, perchance to dream

I can't have nice relaxing dreams about floating on the lake or listening to the waves of the ocean crash gently against the shore. Instead I have to create dreams where even non-stressful events become anxiety-producing productions. ...

Hello 2:22 a.m. How you doin’?

Well, friends, you’re in for a treat because I am actually posting an article TWO DAYS IN A ROW. You read that right. I’ll give you a minute to catch your breath. Once again, you can thank my dogs for this. Except instead of being up at 4:17 a.m.,...

At the Car Wash

You may be thinking, "How could anyone be anxious about the car wash?" And I will answer with a hearty, "Good question!" But I am, and it's officially gone from bad to worse. After last week, I have actually vowed that I will never enter another car wash again....

No More Words

There are times when my words are on my side, offering themselves to me at just the right moment in a proud, sacrificial gesture. Then there are times when my words run away, turning around only to stick out their tongues. A few of the more rebellious ones even...