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Scanning for Content

“So the first step of the strategy is “Preview”. That’s where you scan over the information you want to remember, and get an idea of what will be covered”. My new speech language pathologist points to the appropriate section in … Continue reading

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Why Oh Why?

Something is wrong, and I want to know why. I went out with a new friend for dinner tonight, and by the time I got home – now – something broke, something is no longer right with my brain. I … Continue reading

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Staycation

The waves swish rhythmically against the shore, small and frequent. A steady breeze from the north keeps the bugs away – mostly – and the sun is blunted by layers of tree leaves. I sit here in my beach chair, … Continue reading

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Humanity

I return from my morning walk calm and centered. I am thinking of nothing, quite happily, as I begin my stretching regime. Francis joins me on the floor, purring for all he is worth, enjoying a human sharing his realm. … Continue reading

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Finding Food

I push the cart along, heading directly towards my next item. I have shopped at this grocery store for years – for years before my injury – so I know where everything can be found. I have picked up the … Continue reading

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Two Year No-Work Anniversary

This year’s no-work anniversary was barely a blimp on my radar. I forgot about it completely. If Mary hadn’t reminded me that the date had come and gone, this particular blog post would never have been written. It has been … Continue reading

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Lucky 13

Thirteen is an excellent number. Not only is it a prime number – a number that can only be divided by itself and one – it is also the number of weeks in a season. Astronomically, I should say, it … Continue reading

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