I think an update is in order. First, because I’m looking for an excuse to tell you that I lost 10 pounds. Second, because I’m also looking for an excuse to tell you what the therapist (under whose influence I lost said poundage) said to me this week:
Getting dumped in high school really sucks, right? Now imagine getting dumped by your high school guidance counsellor.
It’s a moment I’ll never forget: my howling baby girl, who had once again stayed quiet just long enough to hook myself up to the milking machine before starting to cry.
I kinda feel like the wheels are starting to come off. Last night, the vitriol:
I met with my family doc the other day, the one that provided such a helpful counterpoint to the therapist from hell. This time, we talked goals. Specifically, SMART goals. SMART goals are: Specific Measurable Attainable Realistic, and Timely Makes sense, doesn’t it? And conveniently, I had been brainstorming some goals just that morning. They […]
Six Word Friday: Silence. Hello sun light, my old friend I’m walking in your warmth again. From depths of seemingly endless night Out of darkness into the light From visions, that dragged me down To find, deep in my mind The dark, the tears, the silence. Deep in thought, I walked alone Narrow halls I […]
“So YOU don’t think you’re depressed?” The incredulous tone, the abrasive manner; these were not things I expected from a therapist. I stammered something about not having started my meds yet. I wanted to say, I’m breastfeeding. I wanted to say, I need to know what my options are. I was taken completely off-guard. “Well,” […]