Taking away social media has brought a lot of attention to how much time I was spending using it. When I have a free moment, I still have to stop my fingers from typing "facebook.com" into the address bar - out of habit, rather than a real desire to be there. I kind of feel … Continue reading Anti-social media
Next fall - possibly sooner - I will be embarking on a journey towards an MA in Counseling Psychology from Pacifica Graduate Institute. Yes, a third degree. THE third degree? The last one? Perhaps. But it'll cement my ability to work on my own, and that's what I'm looking for. This follows me quitting my … Continue reading Journeys
I'm noticing a trend over the last four years, and I don't really like it much, and I don't really know what to do about it. Firstly, depression is becoming a bigger presence. Chalk it up to the weather if you like, but I don't think that's what it is, especially since it can be … Continue reading Disquiet
So a couple of times a week, I check back in on my personal Facebook to make sure I haven't missed any major life events in my family. Each time, within one or two scrolls of the screen, I am reminded of why I left it in the first place. I've been on the fence … Continue reading Oh Facebook. You’re so predictable.
I'm sure everyone reading this knows about the shootings in Arizona on Saturday. I was going to say I wasn't personally affected, meaning I didn't know anyone personally who was shot, but I was personally affected. It was a rotten day. Absorbing all the reaction was pretty overwhelming, and it brought back some surprising things … Continue reading Hiatus from News!!