Little League season is progressing well here in The Dust Bowl. We think. Maybe. There are still ominous rumblings from the masked factions to allow for great confidence, buttttttttaaaaaa. . . Letting God lead the dance. So far, so good. The foster charges are eating it up like starving puppies.
Of course my social anxiety is nipping my heels every step of the way. That is no surprise in Arf World. I have the social instincts of a beaten crazy bitch wolf. The first time I heard the term, "At Risk," it was in reference to my odds of seeing my 18th birthday and I almost proved *them* right. May is the 49th anniversary of the nearly successful suicide attempt that would have moved my classification from "At Risk" to "Confirmed." I still feel my suicidal ideations from time to time, but they respond with practiced ease to therapy tools.
Has the 2020 experience changed the dynamics of my social anxiety? For certain, breaking isolation doesn't mean what it did when I started psychotherapy in the 70's. I feel far more motivated to break my isolation in this go-round.
Reality checks requested. Am I making sense? Personal experience and opines welcome, as well. Open dialog.
Muji retired Friday after 40 years of teaching. Muji has been so supportive as a CL here on DS, let's show Muji our support. Let's give Muji a retirement party! Post your retirement wishes to Muji as he transitions to retired life in Mexico. Let us know what food you are bringing to the party and any gifts you might have for Muji. Cheers Muji to your new adventure!
Does anyone have experience with restless leg issues? Of course my legs are jumpy and tingling off and on and that triggers my health anxiety, which then means I am super jittery and tingling all over. Maybe my vitamins and minerals are low I did have weight loss surgery 2 years ago and I don't take my vitamins like I should and I am anemic have been for years. Of course it does not help that I...