Monthly Archives: January 2014

Ad Astra Per Aspera: Seven souls remembered

Twenty-eight years ago today, the U.S.S. Challenger exploded 73 seconds after launch, at approximately 11:40am EST. All hands were lost. I was 15 when Challenger died. That’s the only way I can think of it — she died, and all … Continue reading

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My New Reality

Please note: NOTHING I say here should be taken as if it applies to other people.  This song is about me and me only.  Any resemblance to other people’s thoughts, needs, or body issues is entirely coincidental and accidental.   … Continue reading

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DO NOT LIKE.

Went to the GP yesterday, and now I have to go see a cardiologist, so he can try and figure out why my atria went all crazytime on me.  And I see the value in that, but it’s also frustrating, … Continue reading

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Atrial Fibrillation, or, What I Did on MLK Day.

I woke up at 8, but Elli and Tegan went away so I could sleep a bit longer.  I finally woke up at 10:30, took a shower, got dressed, and made something to eat.  I was feeling a little dizzy, … Continue reading

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Writing, Finals Week

Hey, look! More words!   I wrote 1400 words today.  I was stuck, but a couple of my VP classmates said some things on twitter that jogged my brain, and I was off.  Now I’m tired, and watching a show … Continue reading

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Hey, I almost forgot! Apply to Viable Paradise!

Applications are now being accepted for Viable Paradise 18.  VP18 will be held from Sunday, 10/12/14, to Friday, 10/17/14. VP17 was one of the best things I’ve ever done.  I will treasure it forever, even if I never manage to … Continue reading

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