Category Archives: F is for Fear

Unemployment

On Monday morning around 11, I got a call on my office phone. When I answered, I heard the VP of my company on the other line. “Hey, Spring, could you come down to the front conference room?” With those … Continue reading

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Cancer

I know it’s been a while since I’ve posted, so I wanted to let y’all know that I’m alive. Gloriously alive. For those of you who don’t follow my Twitter feed on this here blog, I’m a biomedical editor for … Continue reading

Posted in A is for Aging, F is for Fear, H is for Health | 3 Comments

Self Love

It all starts when I fail to love myself. This takes countless forms and is so subconscious that I don’t even realize it’s happened. But sure enough, I turn on myself. I resume an abusive relationship with myself. I tell … Continue reading

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The Dark Pt. 4

This’ll probably be my last post in The Dark series, unless something crazy happens. Which is to say that I hope this is the last post in The Dark series. I am now sleeping with the light on every night … Continue reading

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The Dark Pt. 3

I totally did not expect this topic to be a series. But then again, I didn’t expect to spend a week of my adult life being terrified of the dark. And counting. Boyfriend arrived in town on Friday night, and … Continue reading

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The Dark Pt. 2

So, this happened. What are we looking at here? This is the scene I came home from work yesterday to find. This is my bed. The large reddish-brown thing bottom left is what’s left of the baked clay plate I … Continue reading

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The Dark

It’s time to come clean here. I am a grown-ass woman, and I am afraid of the dark. I’ve mentioned in the past that I suffer from night terrors. Which means that I have a tendency to confuse what I … Continue reading

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