Author Archives: Apophenias

About Apophenias

I'm human. Female. Self-employed. Searching for connections in the randomness of life. Currently residing the US. ... And not quite defined by being in the midst of a biological ticking.

My Experience Staying Safe Using Craigslist – part 1

Meeting anyone you have met online for any purpose can be scary. One local police department dedicated part of their parking lot to a video monitored online sales exchange location. I thought that was pretty cool, though it does nothing … Continue reading

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Chronic Pain

Constant chronic pain Physical and Emotional Who would notice Who would care If I disappeared tomorrow Don’t be sad tomorrow You didn’t care yesterday When I needed you When I begged for you

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Medical Challenges

If you recall, I had thought I could be pregnant a couple months back, and wasn’t. Nausea, abdominal pain, fatigue, no period had continued. So follow up visit this week included CT scan and revealed Pelvic Congestion Syndrome (varicose veins … Continue reading

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The Losses Keep Piling Up

I hope to freaking god that Krys is my final loss for the near future. I may be stronger for the losses, but the lonely factor sure does pile up Tally for recent past (less than 5 years) Divorce. Death … Continue reading

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Blank

Blank The canvas of my romantic future Now whitewashed with despair Shall the previous paint bleed through Marring the portrait yet to be created? Inspired by Today’s “One Word Prompt” – http://wp.me/p23sd-12cv Image Source

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Holding On

This weekend I am completing my move. Only a year in the making. My mom, my son, Krys, and a few neighbors pitched in yesterday. Today Krys was going to keep helping, and tomorrow my mom again. Krys was giving … Continue reading

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Another Confirmation that I Don’t Matter

This week was ex Al’s birthday I reminded our son that his father would probably really appreciate at least a call. Why did I do that? On the day, I got a text meant for the ex from some family … Continue reading

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