Archive for August 2016

Why the hell has my anxiety increased?

I woke up at 3am. Actually, my FitBit said that my sleep ended at 2:20am. So, I’ve been awake since 2:20, and while I am tired, I’m still humming along (somehow) with adrenaline coursing through me. For no fucking reason. I haven’t been chased by any rabid, gun-toting, creepy gravelly-voiced bears this morning, or nearly... Read more »

Giving birth is not the hardest thing I've done

When given this prompt, I wondered–what was the thing I had to work hardest at? Not being pregnant. Or giving birth. Or being a parent. I did work hard at training for the Chicago Marathon even though I hated running and would get the runner’s trots constantly and ended up running half marathons most Saturdays... Read more »