Posts Tagged: sick days

Don’t Think of Pink Elephants

27Oct2009 Filed under: blah-blah-blog

I’m playing mind games with myself to keep from scratching. But every time someone says, “Stop scratching!” when they catch me sneaking a little relief, it just makes it worse. It’s really helpful when Donnie says “Just don’t think about it…” as if it really is that easy to shut off a maddening desire to… Read more »

Reform or Deform? Part One

3Aug2009 Filed under: Column

Ibuprofen, two babies, a pot of tea and a rat taught me to be wary of trusting the government with something as huge as my family’s health care. People have asked why I’m concerned, so this is the first of three columns written to answer that question. You may read Part Two here and Part… Read more »