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Adventures of a Dysfunctional Person

I know I ain’t right, but whatever disorder I have is not in the DSM-5. Maybe someday they will categorize my particular set of symptoms. I’ve never done anything bad enough for them to put me in a cage, but … Continue reading

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And for my next CRIMINAL act . . .

. . . actually, a friend of mine joked that as long as you hung around with me, you’d never get injured or get arrested. It’s true I guess. So why have I directed your attention here to this blog? My brain is racing … Continue reading

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I Worry

I can always find a set of risks and worries in my current situation: Tetanus: The floor vents in the ‘new’ home have some rust. Fire: We were hearing a clicking. It went away after I messed with the breakers. … Continue reading

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At the New Home

Well, we’re here. We’re here in our new home. Home is a mobile home in former farmer country. I mean, I think there are still active farms here, but I don’t know what is what yet. I have been a … Continue reading

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Exist Beyond the Words

The moment we realize we are not present, we are present. –Eckhart Tolle The above wisdom has served me well in the last couple of years. The moment you stop and realize what your mind is doing — at that moment, … Continue reading

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How Friendships End

I have seen friendships end in various ways. I have drifted apart from people. The contact became less and less frequent, until finally, I just stopped hearing from the person. I have had friendships end suddenly – either because somebody … Continue reading

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still something not quite right

There’s still something not quite right with my social skills – that will maybe never be right. I just don’t plunge enough. Or maybe ‘plunge’ is not the right word. Or maybe my inability to find the right word is … Continue reading

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