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TBI Rockstars – Caregiver Love (VIDEO)

The TBI Rockstars strike again! This time, Brie and I take a moment and share some caregiver love. Thank you caregivers! Most of us recovering from mTBIs don’t realize all our caregivers do for us. The very nature of brain … Continue reading

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Tripping

“Not that one. You aren’t someone who will be okay with a porta-potty for a week.” Mary states definitively. “But it’s half the price of all the others.” I protest weakly. “And there’s a shower inside, so it has running … Continue reading

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Adjusting My Speed

I eye the pile of papers. It has been over two weeks, now, and I haven’t touched them. There sits opportunity, waiting for my energy and attention. There sits the next step along my writing path. There sits all the … Continue reading

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Vacationland

I pull away from home at 9:40 am, I am impressed. Everything is packed, the house and cats are ready for a long absence, and we are only 10 minutes late. Our summer vacation is starting with a big success! … Continue reading

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It Might Help

That will help me recover from my mTBI? Great – I’ll try it! Says me, over and over again. And when I say I’ll try it, I mean I’ll do it. Forever. Once I start something, it is just easier … Continue reading

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It Gets Easier

The queen must die. Her loyal subjects will be given to a rival kingdom where they will work themselves to death. That is the best path, the right path, this time. No, this isn’t the outline of a new fantasy … Continue reading

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Night Swimming

“Oh! The water is cold tonight!” Mary exclaims as she eases into the lake. The water feels cold to me, too, but no more than usual. Night swimming has it’s advantages – no boats, no other people – and it’s … Continue reading

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