While there were no car chases, bomb blasts, or terrorists, this was certainly a day from Hell. I began my day far too early, after a 5 am bedtime, I was awakened by the mailman pounding on the door at 6:01 am (despite the signs mentioning this is a night shift household) and demanding that … More If this day were any longer it would be an episode of 24.
Hello. Yes, I have Lyme disease. No, I will not be posting about it all month – even though this is Lyme Awareness month. What I will be doing instead is using Facebook and the web to distract me from the hell that is Lyme since ALL Lyme treatment is out of pocket and … More RANT WARNING – LYME DISEASE
One of the worst things about being an autist is that there are times when you literally cannot get your needs met because you literally cannot formulate a request for help. There has been an ongoing thing here for me wherein I have been perseverating on a situation and where I can literally think of nothing … More Autism Speaks – and perseverates and rants
I have come to realize that I live in not one but rather in two highly disparate but parallel worlds. And not just me, but everyone else too. The first of those worlds is the America of the Logos. The spoken America. The country defined in words and by words and taught to us in … More My Adjusted American Life -rant warning
I recently began a part time/mostly volunteer job tutoring English students – grade 3-Collegiate…and what a ride it’s been. So far all of my students have been great people, and truly tolerant ones that try to work with me, my schedule, and my very iffy health. But there is no denying this – when it … More Tutoring with MCS
So here is my mini-rant of the day… Why when trapped in limbo (waiting room, airport, doctor’s office, hospital room, car, parking lot) do I find a laptop in my lap? In truth it only frustrates me more as it tends to demonstrate how very alone I actually am. I write to … More tl;dr and you