Category Archives: pain

20 things to do when you’re depressed

1.       Watch Wuthering Heights with Juliette Binoche and Ralph Fiennes (this movie is so bad, and the characters so pathetic, that you will automatically feel better).  2.       Bake brownies, slather them in ice cream, and eat as many as you can.  You will … Continue reading

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Wherein our protagonist contemplates her emotional universe . . .

I’ve been painting today.  Oh frabjous joy!  I finished the one that had been haunting my easel for the last several months, then started another one that I quickly came to loathe.  I took it down because it annoyed me, … Continue reading

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ALL OVER BUT THE HURTIN’ . . .

Had some nasty oral surgery this morning, and though I have a pretty high tolerance for pain, the lower half of my face currently feels as if it has been beaten from the inside out with a baseball bat. No … Continue reading

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