Category: Relating

  • Vaxxination Station

    Vaxxination Station

    Are you vaxxed? (And when did spelling vaccine with two Xs become the accepted norm?) The question of to vaccinate or not to vaccinate oneself against covid-19 is THE hot button topic of the nanosecond. Full disclosure: I got vaxxed in mid-May in Texas; the J&J one-shot, right in the heart of the Buddha tattoo […]

  • My life is a mental health day.

    In retrospect, I was ejected. Rejected, committed, constrained, restrained, drained. Stressed, depressed, undressed. Panicking at a picnic. Life was difficult, confusing, and tumultuous in my twenties. The decade was mainly spent in Austin, with a brief interlude in the San Francisco Bay area in 2003 and ’04. In the middle of my twenties, I had […]