Monthly Archives: April 2012

Waking Up

Like most of you I’ve woken up to a lot of things… I’ve woken up to the garbage truck.  Car alarms, doorbells, phone calls, smoke alarms, fire drills, tsunami warnings, that stupid falling thing when you’re dreaming.  Growing up I … Continue reading

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New things… horses to beach pebbles

Since starting Project Nina (aka quitting my job of over 8 years and finding what makes me Me) I’ve done a few new things. I’ve been horse sitting (not a typo for house) for a very sweet 27-year-old Arabian.  His … Continue reading

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Reading Deprivation Week… part 7

I never intended to have this many parts to Reading Deprivation Week.  But the week kept going.  My response to it was changing and surprising me.  The week started off funny because I read the chapter late but I did … Continue reading

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Reading Deprivation Week… part 6

Once again it was 11PM and I was starting a project.  A drilling project.  I still hadn’t purchased or rented or even researched renting a Dremel.  But I had purchased replacement bits for the ones I broke a few days … Continue reading

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Reading Deprivation Week… part 5

I knew that Deprivation Week was having it’s impacts on me but this was a new one.  And with my vast (nearly 5 days) experience of Deprivation Week, a surprising one.  I knew about the sleep issues, the cravings and … Continue reading

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On the road… thoughts on driving & drivers

If we are on a narrow road (but one where both of us can fit) and I can feel the edge of the asphalt with my right tires yet it still looks like you are going to shave off my … Continue reading

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Reading Deprivation Week… part 4

Going to sleep around 2 AM because my mind won’t shut up isn’t working for me.  I have 2 morning alarms set.  One for my thyroid pill and one for my Morning Pages.  This has been working pretty well for … Continue reading

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