Category Archives: Grim Reaper

That Far Into Life

Occasionally the Divine Miss M will say something simple yet profound and I am reminded at how complicated we adults make life. I don’t fixate on the life of celebrities, at least in comparison to our culture as a whole. … Continue reading

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Cynicism and apathy

I’ve written before about my rendezvous with depression, my image of it as the Grim Reaper.  He seems to be back, wanting to play, even though he and my mind never play nicely with each other. I suppose that’s his … Continue reading

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Advice and Anniversaries

The best advice I ever received in my life is this: “You don’t have to ride the truck all the way to the dump to know where it’s going.” I took my last drink of alcohol on February 7, 2007.  … Continue reading

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Outrunning depression

I haven’t been able to write anything lately, though not for lack of effort.  After a while, Jo and my best friend suggested I write about the why because if I couldn’t write anything else, I might at least be … Continue reading

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