Minchin Monday and Inner Peace

Good morning, lovelies! It's been a weird few days. I've been working with my doctor on treating my attentional/impulse control issues, which is tricky because I also need to manage pretty strong anxiety. While stimulant medications work well for the ADD, they have the potential to exacerbate the anxiety. I've been on many different ADD … Continue reading Minchin Monday and Inner Peace

Gaelic Meditation and Halcion

Those two things will get me through. Gael does some real branching out into some genres of  ASMRtistry and audio that aren't quite my cup of tea, but his guided meditations and rambles are truly pleasant little distractions. I fall asleep listening to his readings of mythology, lyrics, and poetry, and guided tours and storytelling/banter sessions. … Continue reading Gaelic Meditation and Halcion

Marches and (Local) Marchers

This is an 80 inch story that ran uncut. Eighty inches is...date I say it...'uge. As a certain Gropenfuhrer might say. What's funny is that were well known for our conservative right canned editorials. And people actually called to ask whether we will be covering the March for Life that's going on. John wrote back and … Continue reading Marches and (Local) Marchers

Chantix and Not Killing People

Here's this week's column. It's a little ditty about quitting smoking with Chantix. Chantix is a drug that blocks nicotine receptors in the brain to reduce the biochemical reward of smoking and make the work to reward ratio such that one becomes, over time as the drug builds up in the system, disinclined to smoke, … Continue reading Chantix and Not Killing People