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My PRK Experience: Part 2

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Recently¬†I wrote about my experience preparing for and going through PRK vision surgery.¬†Here’s the story of the aftermath and how my eyes are doing now!   The Recovery In the three months between my consult and my surgery, I read … Continue reading

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My PRK Experience: Part 1

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  I had PRK vision surgery three weeks ago, and I think it’s safe to say it was a success! Throughout the process, I read LOTS of information and personal accounts about the surgery, and I believe that good preparation … Continue reading

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What Burnout Looks Like

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A couple of months ago, I thought I was depressed. I was living under a soul-deep exhaustion I hadn’t felt in years, the kind where an unbidden I am so tired echoes in your brain constantly. I’d experienced a lot … Continue reading

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The Power of Touch

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My cats having a moment, 2009 At work a while back, my boss handed out spa gift cards as a bonus of sorts. I hoarded mine until last week, when I decided to take a day off and get a … Continue reading

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Eye Mask DIY

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I’ve mentioned that I’ve had some ongoing eye troubles, which is why I’m wearing glasses most of the time. In early November I got an ulcer in my eye, aka keratitis (don’t click if you’re squeamish), and I promise it’s … Continue reading

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Life Lately 11/20

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To be honest, I am Just Not Feeling It this week. Despite the beautiful fall trees, I feel exhausted and bummed. Part of it is some bleah circumstances, part of it is just November (which is historically not a happy … Continue reading

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Sorry I haven’t been posting much. Making time to work on a novel in addition to all my existing online stuff has been tough. Then I got sick. I had a great weekend, but woke up Monday morning feeling nauseated … Continue reading

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