Tag Archives: executive functioning

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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Appreciating Cognitive Improvement after mTBI (The Swiss Chard Affair)

Summer has finally arrived in Vermont!  The sun is shining, temperatures are regularly in the 70s and above, and green is bursting from ever corner of the land.  Happily, gardening is in full swing, too.  Our tomatoes, squash, and cucumbers … Continue reading

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Priorities

Since my head injury, I have been a boat without a rudder – floating here or there based on the pressures of the moment, my overall path dictated by underlying forces that I have had no way to comprehend, let … Continue reading

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This Week of Leisure

I took the week of Thanksgiving off work.  After working too many hours for the past several months, I needed some time off to reset and rest. And suddenly, it is Sunday.  What!? As many can relate, it seems like only a … Continue reading

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Journey to the Far Side

I made something happen on Monday.  I planned it.  I organized it.  I executed the event.  All me.  All by myself.  For the first time in 22 months, I independently managed something.  And it worked out just fine. This was successful not … Continue reading

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Zombie Toast

I started working 32 hours a week on August 30, 2015. Everything stopped.  My healing.  My hobbies.  My exercise. I was desperate to hold on to my job.  At the end of August my FMLA again ran out, and – according … Continue reading

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A Year of Writing

It has been one year since I started writing for my blog, The Foggy Shore.  Happy one year creative anniversary to me! It is difficult to remember where I was when I started to blog because, well, most things weren’t getting … Continue reading

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