To tell or not to tell, that is the question

I’ve been grappling with this question for years. How much should I tell my boss about my medical condition? On the one hand, I want them to understand some of the odd things that I do. Why I am so neurotic about prepping my classes (I must over prep, so I can still get throughContinue reading “To tell or not to tell, that is the question”


So, we want to get better, right? Who doesn’t! Well, Jane McGonigal thinks she can help us. Check out her TEDTalk and let me know what you think. Related articles A game that heals: Jane McGonigal at TEDGlobal 2012 ( 10 online games … with a social purpose ( In these video games, depressionContinue reading “Let’s get SUPERBETTER!”

Death must be s…

Death must be so beautiful. To lie in the soft brown earth, with the grasses waving above one’s head, and listen to silence. To have no yesterday, and no to-morrow. To forget time, to forgive life, to be at peace. SYLVIA PLATH, The Bell Jar Related articles “The Bell Jar” by Sylvia Plath ( TheContinue reading “Death must be s…”

Like an onion…

Has it really been a year since I last wrote? I guess it has. At the time, I was a bit hopeful. Since then things have taken a turn negative turn. As I mentioned, my physical therapist and my neurologist both believe much of my pain and my migraines stem from Myofascial Pain Syndrome. IContinue reading “Like an onion…”