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Finding the Sweet Spot of Functioning [TBI Rockstars VIDEO]

The TBI Rockstars strike again! Brie and I tackle the challenges of finding the sweet spot of functioning while recovering from an mTBI. Everyone I know with an mTBI struggles to find this balance. Doing enough to stay sane, but … Continue reading

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The Little Things

I fear there is a simple solution, some tiny thing that I am overlooking. I fear that I am suffering needlessly, that there is an answer just a step away. I fear to spend years and years impaired, and then … Continue reading

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Brattleboro

“I want to go in the store.” I say to Mary as we walk past. “Do you need anything?” she asks. “No, not really. I just want to see the inside.” And I turn into the Brattleboro Co-op, and see … Continue reading

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A Woman Named Charlie

Who is Charlie Sequoia? Me! Surprise! Hah. It surprised me, too. About six months ago now, I had a life changing moment. A moment where my deeper self, or perhaps the universe, managed to pipe up and be heard through my … Continue reading

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The Finish Line

Sitting in my mechanic’s waiting room, I breath a sigh of relief.  It’s done.  Cars cars cars is finally done.  No more test driving, no more searching online, no more decisions.  Done. Thank goodness. Today, I’m waiting while my mechanic … Continue reading

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Cars Cars Cars

I shift the seat forward a little bit, making sure I can reach the pedals. I adjust the rearview mirror and side mirrors, and try to find a comfortable angle for the seat back.  After a few minutes of shifting … Continue reading

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Impaired

“Love, you are impaired.” Mary says calmly as we sit on the couch together. I feel my body unconsciously twitch away, denying that truth. “You are impaired.” This time my eye twitches, but I feel something resonating deep in my … Continue reading

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