I’m sitting in the therapists’ waiting room, waiting for my son to finish his session. He likes coming here. He says he can tell her anything and she has to keep it a secret. I’ve got my Air Pods, electronica clicking along to block out the piano Musak piped in.Continue reading
The last few days haven’t been the greatest. I thought that maybe I was burned out from our long weekend of family togetherness, but Tuesday, the first day that I got to be alone, was a good day. The following days, not so much.Continue reading
To recap, I think BL3 is a very good game. Fundamentally, it’s an iteration of BL2, much the same way BL2 was an iteration of the original Borderlands. This is a good thing; those were good games, and I think BL3 is the best version.Continue reading
It’s a weird roller coaster. Some days, I feel very competent. I handle everything thrown my way. I get more done than I expected to, or complete something that’s been hanging out there forever. Even things that normally give me trouble I can handle just fine, like social situations with strangers.Continue reading
I’ve been playing Borderlands 3 lately. I got it for Christmas, and I’ve been playing it since. I went from chasing bounties in Destiny 2 to vault hunting pretty quickly.Continue reading
It feels like such a cliché, but all sorts of things have happened to me in the last couple of weeks that makes it feel like I’ve turned some sort of corner. I’m being healthier, I’m reading and writing more, and I’m staying on top of things. And almost all of it is due to three tools I got right around the start of the year.
I used to write letters to people. Way back when, before mail went electronic, before we had computers in our pockets, I would put pen to paper and write letters to my friends. These were people whom I used to be close with, who were now far away from me. Long distance phone calls were expensive, and saved for calling home. I would write and try to explain to my friends what was happening to me, and doing this regularly would force me to process a lot of the stuff I was thinking about and learning.Continue reading