Personal · Personal Writing

Can’t Check In When I’ve Been Checked Out

I had a contingency plan for getting things finished, but not for getting things started.  And I'm starting to get worried. Going into the new year,  I made it a goal to chronicle my goals on this blog (since keeping it active was also one of my goals - goalception!)  I know myself well enough… Continue reading Can’t Check In When I’ve Been Checked Out

Personal · Personal Writing

Sick Days

When I was a teenager, I missed a lot of school.  Like, 30-plus days a year.  And while the typical American school year is 180 days, I attended a private prep school that had 165-day school years, meaning I missed close to a fifth of a year, every year, up through graduation.  All things being… Continue reading Sick Days