Tag Archives: depression

Claire: Know Yourself and Share Yourself

I’ve been watching Ted Talks while at the gym, and I watched one the other day about vulnerability and its importance in finding real connections with others. I was thinking about that yesterday when, alone and crying in my car, … Continue reading

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Claire: Health and Happy Lights

Writing Prompt courtesy of Weekly Writing Challenge: Fit to Write It’s fitting that I found this challenge today as I am the proud new owner of a HappyLight. A HappyLight, for those of you who are in the dark, is … Continue reading

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Claire: Good Things

In my first year of teaching high school, when I first met Newman, I was completely overwhelmed with how very different high school teaching was from college teaching.  He took pity on me and recommended that I devote some time … Continue reading

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Dealing with the “D” Words

Last week, my post https://makingitdaily.wordpress.com/2013/01/23/claire-call-me-crazy/ was written from the depths. I’m impressed that I was able to write at all. I don’t want to be cavalier about depression, so I want to follow up and present some of the facts … Continue reading

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Claire: Call me Crazy

Monday: Sometimes I feel like everything is moving along ok and then I’m sunk, fast, for seemingly no reason at all. I know it’s the winter thing and the work thing, but I just feel like I have nothing to … Continue reading

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