Monthly archive for August 2016

Rhubarb Pie after a Sad Job Interview?

papers and drink on a table

Never heard of having rhubarb pie to get the pain of shame and humiliation out of your mouth?  Here ya go.  I lifted today’s theme from A Prairie Home Companion. Applications check in, but they don’t check out. I’ve been looking for another job for months.  At first I had no bites at all.  It was like throwing my resume – and multiple hours of work – into a black hole.  For months I heard nothing, not even crickets.  And then it happened.  Around the time I decided not to fill out any more applications, tailor any more resumes or write

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Brain Fog and the Laundry Pedestal

picture of fog and deicer truck

Brain Fog Ugh, Autoimmune Brain Fog.  Usually passes fairly quickly for me, but the last week or so, I’ve had it bad and I can’t shake it.  I can’t speak intelligently (aphasia) and I forget the stupidest things. 

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