The Bass Player's Cats

The Bass Player’s Cats

A pair of big, beautiful orange tabbies, Patches and Pickles, were the bass player’s cats. He brought them home in a cardboard box from the…

Infant in pink snowsuit, text 0-5

Who are you, really? 0-5

I am the invisible, imaginary, twin friend of our beloved Writer. Generally I write in and of her in first person. But… for this series…

ASD VS SPD Revisited

SPD vs ASD revisited

In the decade that has passed, I have been forced to revisit Autism Spectrum Disorder as the classification that may best suit my suite of…

Sunset over the back field

Ramble about a walk

Watson and I went for a walk. His therapist, April – whom Watson accuses of being 15 years old, has been trying to talk him…

hourglass 10 years

What happened?!

What happened in September of 2011 that kept you away from your blog for 10 years? I got very sick and, sadly, I have not…

people love

What will people think?

I was playing an Authentic Relating Game, called “Curiosity”, on Zoom, with a man I feel a delightful connection to. He got to ask me…

Hamster Lust

Decades ago, before the reign of big box stores, when there was such a thing as an independently owned neighborhood pet store, I saw them…

my Journal

Executive Function

Periodically, I lie on my bed, with iPad suspended overhead, and let FB serve up a ridiculously long string of videos. This happened to me…

Celexa vs Wellbutrin

The Transition from Wellbutrin to Celexa for Anxiety

I’m starting a new life today. In my new life, when I wake up at 4 in the morning, I get out of bed, drink…

Adult with Sensory Processing Disorder

Understanding the Occupational Therapy Needs of Adults with Sensory Processing Disorder

SPD does not magically disappear with childhood. Problems with sensory processing are commonly found in adults. The American Occupational Therapy Association published an article in…