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Hey guys *waves*

 

So I'm still not sure what's going on in my life. There are a lot of things in flux, and yet I feel more stuck than I have in a long time. So I'm just going to take it day by day, one thing at a time, and try to focus on the process again. 

 

It's November tomorrow, which means National Novel Writing Month. I have a project that I'm going to work on, so expect to see notes/comments/progress on that. I have so much to catch up on. My mental health has been shaky lately, but that means I should be relying on this community more, rather than pulling away and isolating. 

 

I'll be keeping my head above water one second at a time. 

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Appropriate day for a spooky thread. ;)

 

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The one-day-at-a-time approach can be very helpful.  In basic training the adage was always, "Make it to the next meal."  Generally speaking, just doing whatever comes next is a decent way to tough out difficult circumstances--at least, it's always served me well.  Following again, as always.

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He has showed you, O man, what is good; and what does the LORD require of

you but to do justly, and to love mercy, and to walk humbly with your God?

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4 hours ago, Terah said:

Spooky!!!!!

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I agree!

 

Lean on us all you want, my dear. That's what we are here for. Feel free to rant in my thread -- goodness knows I'm going to have many a post with the "I can't Stand My Coworker's Radio" theme.

 

Just FYI: I find country music to be insulting. Brown Noise on Amazon music is a life saver (not saying it saved *mine,* you know).

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Following~~ let's all stay afloat together! 

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Hi Spooky!  

 

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15 hours ago, spooky said:

My mental health has been shaky lately, but that means I should be relying on this community more, rather than pulling away and isolating. 

 

 

Absolutely. Welcome back to the bosom of your second family and know we're all here for you if you need anything. 

 

 

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I'm more than adequate. Leave Kanye out of this. 

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14 hours ago, SomeGuyFromScotland said:

Tee hee. Def said "bosom."

Well, she took a course a few weeks ago. So now she knows all about them.

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I've been having computer issues. My laptop won't recognize my charger (it's a new one too) so I think the charging port is either RIDICULOUSLY dirty, or it needs to be replaced. I have an appointment in a couple hours to have it looked at but this means I'm confined to my phone and tablet + a wireless keyboard at the moment. I really miss my laptop :(

Whatever the cost is to fix the charging issues (I've heard between $50-$130 depending on if it's just the port or the port +connectivity) it's still cheaper than a new laptop. But obviously it's stressful.

I've been using my ipad and the keyboard to keep on top of my NaNoWriMo word count so that's good at the very least. The keyboard I have is actually really nice! It was affordable and it's about the size of my laptop one so it's easy to type on. Small graces and all that.

I'm at ~9,500 words right now, ahead of schedule which is good because I always like to have a buffer of a day or two for Thanksgiving.

I'm going to try and catch up on some threads.

We switched insurance companies for the millionth time and I'm thinking about getting my meds adjusted.

love you all

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level 21 magic cat druid, doodlie for life

sucking at something is the first step to being sort of good at something

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My laptop has also gone bye bye, so I am sharing your sorrows.

 

And it is good to be ahead on Nano. 

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GUYS IT WAS THE CHARGER.

I didn't think it would be because I just bought it a month ago but they tried the store's charger and it worked, so they exchanged it at no cost. So much better than having something they needed to fix with the computer

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level 21 magic cat druid, doodlie for life

sucking at something is the first step to being sort of good at something

past challenges: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 Current

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17 hours ago, spooky said:

GUYS IT WAS THE CHARGER.

 

I didn't think it would be because I just bought it a month ago but they tried the store's charger and it worked, so they exchanged it at no cost. So much better than having something they needed to fix with the computer

 

YAY working computer! That's great news. 

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Being alive is heckn swell. 

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Great news.

Looking forward to a spooky update. :) 

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On 12/27/2016 at 2:29 PM, spooky said:

I'm back and here  for a mini/trial run/general reflection challenge before the new year. :) 

Great to have you back! I'm looking forward to sharing with you and getting to read more Spooky Goodness.

&Heidi
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