Goldmine

My morning ritual at the hotel http://autumnmarie.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/img_1460.mov Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021 Anxiety is new to me.  I don’t know where it is coming from.  My prescriptions?  My supplements?  My last craniotomy?  My golden-doodle’s anxiety?  I simply do not know.  What I do know is that I hate it.  It’s all consuming.  In certain environments I …

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The empty nest

To start off I need to let you know that this blog post is not about pancreatitis, but about empty-nesting’s affect on this stay-at-home mom. But, I need to begin with the pancreatitis. For our wedding anniversary we travelled north to Larsmont Cottages on the rocky shore of Lake Superior in Minnesota. This was our …

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So true. Sigh.

“In the sciences, people quickly come to regard as their own personal property that which they have learned and had passed on to them at the universities and academies. If someone else comes along with new ideas that contradict the Credo and in fact even threaten to overturn it, then all passions are raised against …

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December hues

I’m sitting in a tiny brick room at the library with my handsome best friend working by my side. Andrew works from home every Friday. He spends four days driving an hour to St. Peter, and one day working at home—he’s trending towards two days working from home (fabulous news). Since my grand-mal seizure last …

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Greetings!

“You live as if you were destined to live forever, no thought of your frailty ever enters your head, of how much time has already gone by you take no heed. You squander time as if you drew from a full and abundant supply, though all the while that day which you bestow on some …

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