That I play the ukulele.Sun, October 5, 2008 - 7:34 PM permalink - 6 comments
Got one three weeks ago and am just enamored with it. Here is an attempt at a Tarantella.
Side note: I began learning this song on Thursday morning, and Thursday night I saw a tarantula in my driveway. I have lived in Austin 20 years and never before saw a tarantula.
Dang things are big..
if I am acting weird...Thu, July 17, 2008 - 8:52 PM permalink - 11 comments
I just weened off my depression medication. Actually it is/was a 'mood disorder' med.
I went on Effexor at the beginning of the year because I was having a hard time and
sought some help. (More on that in previous blogs.) To be short, I switched to Lamictol
in late February and within a few weeks my doctor...ok, my shrink had me up to 200mg.
"How long do I need to take this?" I asked. "Just to get me through the hard time, right?"
Well... SHE gave me 2 year... read more
at around 10...Tue, July 15, 2008 - 8:54 AM permalink - 2 comments
I took my new Tom Robbins book (Wild Ducks Flying Backward) up to Barnes & Noble
(Starbuck’s was closed), purchased a grawn-day vanilla latte, iced, of course, and took a big,
springless, yet comfy seat upstairs.
I start the second short article “Two in the Bush”, the one right after “Canyon of the Vaginas”.
If you know Tom Robbins you are no doubt grinning right now.
As I am reading, I suddenly start getting the giggles. Tom does that to me. I actually have
to... read more
I've got that achy feeling in my stomachWed, July 9, 2008 - 4:55 PM permalink - 5 comments
for that scent
my basic ingredients
So...what did I bring back from this trip to Hell?Fri, March 21, 2008 - 7:38 PM permalink - 2 comments
So many things, so many things that are still coming to the surface, even now. And I hope still to come..
I can tell you for a few days, maybe a week. I was livid.
I had it out with my psychiatrist, my therapist and friends. I was pissed that THEY put me through this. I blamed them and wouldn't back down to any excuses.
Then something else began to happen..
I also had it out with my boss. My boss had passed me up on a ... read more