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A Twist In The Farewell

My therapist is going on a long vacation to Japan. Two weeks ago in session, she told me she was leaving on Tuesday morning this week. She wasn’t seeing clients on Monday (May 9). She had a meeting with someone she supervises, however, at 9:00 on Monday, and she offered to see me at 10:00…

About That “More Tomorrow”

Sometimes I share my blog with E. I decided to share my long week (last week) with her, because 1) I wanted her to know what I was juggling and 2) I wanted to talk about all the conflicting feelings I have about my relationship with her, and I thought the blog would open that…

Long Week, No TGIF

Friday.  I wake up, tired.I check email. There is feedback from one of the readers of our draft. She says the weakest part is one of the sections I wrote, the one I worked on late on Wednesday night. Well of course! I think, indignantly. It wasn’t even fully finished. And the content came changing.…