April 19, 2011

There comes a time in every gazelle’s life when she does not have to even do the things she’s being paid for (my job) and for which she’s paying (grad school), much less find pictures of shoes for her three hordes of admirers. This is that time. Instead, I invite you to go here and…

April 17, 2011

I will not lie to you. I was really dreading this race. Up until now, I had not run more than five miles since early October 2010. My training has been pretty spotty, and I didn’t have a lot of confidence in myself at all. The only reason I (a) signed up and (b) didn’t…

April 15, 2011

Today was my last regular appointment in learning how to stand up straight. Although I have not yet mastered standing up, I have become proficient enough that we moved on to other things – such as the hyperextension in my elbows and lower back. We also talked about overall health issues, etc. Each week when…

April 15, 2011

Unblest is he who thinks himself unblest – Seneca You cannot control what other people do or think, but you can control how your respond to them. – Evil HR Lady

April 14, 2011

When I was little, I didn’t so much have an imaginary friend as an imaginary boss. I knew he wasn’t real, but if I was to avoid punishment (I don’t remember what these punishments were – probably something extremely lame), I had to do things in the correct order. If I was emptying the silverware…

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