Category: Swinging at Moody Park

I created a Twitter account this weekend and I’m already thinking about deleting it. I have eschewed Twitter over the years, believing it to be evil incarnate. Really, Quix? Evil in the flesh. ::shrug:: I don’t know, friends I just like the way that phrase sounds. The truth of the matter is that Twitter is […]

So, what I’d like to know is how does one become less neurotic? I’m asking for a friend. No, of course not. I’m asking for myself. I am very neurotic and I know it. Not just from the Big 5 personality test, but any test in general, plus it’s obvious based on how much I’m […]

Yesterday as I was grocery shopping I past by the alcohol section of the store and I thought, Hey I’ve been really stressed lately – I could use a drink. Then as I started looking at the options I felt a surprising aversion, which over the last year or two has increasingly been the case. […]

I’ve been preaching a lot to people in my life that sleep is a HUGE deal, an absolutely necessity, for emotional regulation and your health in general. Yet here I am, getting only about 4 hours of sleep a night this week and I’m frazzled, spacy, and slightly shaky. I think part of that is […]

It’s a fact that the majority of what happens in our lives is outside our control. Accepting this is crucial to one’s sanity. And so is choosing to let go of the Why? question. Why? Well, sometimes you can search and search and search and never find the answer. I’m naturally curious by nature and […]

For the first time in many years I hung out with someone in real life, just the two of us. My co-worker suggested an ice cream shop and she and I spent four hours there chatting. It was delightful. A year ago she was my desk-neighbor at work and I found her so unique in […]

Ugh, I can’t write. Part of that is that my job is on the line and so my mind has been preoccupied. I’m likely to either get fired or quit very very soon. Why? My work is making me unwell. I’ve been taking FMLA for a few days. Maybe another time. Can’t write about that […]