Being a Lima Bean

Do you remember as a kid in school, planting a lima bean?  You would put dirt into a cup, poke a bean into the dirt, and add water regularly.  Before long, a tiny shoot would grow, bearing what was left of the bean. 

Welcome to two new Followers

A belated welcome to Dr. Michael Lawrence Langdon, M.D. whose blog on WordPress is http://disruptedphysician.com/ – a very interesting site with information about health care professionals, addiction medicine, and fraud in health care, among other things. Also welcome new Follower, Sabrina.  Her blog is Sabrina’s Road To…, a personal blog about transitions women face in life. I’m now following … More Welcome to two new Followers

WORKING WITH MENTAL ILLNESS

Here’s the next post in the original Facebook series.  The link is http://www.ada.gov/pubs/ada.htm. Another site with which to become familiar is http://www.dol.gov/compliance/laws/comp-fmla.htm for the Family & Medical Leave Act of 1993 (also amended in 2008), which is unpaid leave but can protect your job (and your employer) should you need to miss work due to a mental illness condition.

It’s all… okay

I’m going through a depressive period – don’t worry, it’s not emotional and I’m not anywhere close to suicidal… it’s just part of the ride.  So I thought I’d share with you a couple of the songs that help me get through these periods:

COVERING THE ROCKS

Here’s the next post from my initial series on Facebook – I don’t have much to add to it right now so I’ll let it stand as-is.  Sorry it’s so fuzzy… I’m not sure what happened there…

New Follower… Welcome!

Welcoming blogger urbanwallart and his wife – he has recently been diagnosed with cancer and is beginning treatment.  His blog is here: http://urbanwallart.wordpress.com    Web site is here:  www.ArtistRay.com There is also a fundraising page for him here:  http://www.gofundme.com/rayferrer Ray and Rhian, count on my prayers during this difficult time!