Monthly Archives: August 2012

back to school blues

i can’t remember who my third grade teacher was. it’s very upsetting. distressing, really. k.  mrs. sype 1.  mrs. smith 2.  mrs. jacobowski 3.  ????? ::aaaaargh:: 4.  mrs. bolton 5.  miss sperry 6.  mrs. robbins after that, i had a different … Continue reading

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courtesy of my taiwanese english students

♫ friday, friday, friday is my favorite day ♪ ♪  friday, friday, friday is my favorite day ♫ ♫ monday is a bummer…♪ ♪  tuesday’s only fair…♫ ♫ wednesday’s gettin’ better…♪ ♪  thursday’s almost there, but…♫ ♫ friday, friday, friday is … Continue reading

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worth remembering

today has been a good day. sure, i’ve got cramps, but i am in a good place mentally and emotionally. which is really saying something for someone in the midst of ivf-ing. let’s see how long it lasts. but even … Continue reading

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irony

a lot of people use the word incorrectly. did you know that? i am often one of them. you probably are, too. for example, i might call it ironic that i feel like the weakest and most self-absorbed person in the … Continue reading

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rational thought

i’m not currently capable of it. are you?

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comforted

she called back. not only did she find the equivalent of 2 cartridges of follistim for me, but she also found 3 shots of ganirelix. as i told my husband yesterday, that’s HUGE. huge, i tell you. at least $1500 … Continue reading

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discomfort

i have been making my almost weekly long commute to dc for over 3 years now. every now and again i have stayed at a hotel, but the vast majority of the time i have been the humble and grateful … Continue reading

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