officialunitedstates: “My heart… is broken,” he declares, slowly turning away. “I can fix it,” she answers solemnly.  But she can’t.  She dropped out of medical school the day before they learned how to fix hearts.

officialunitedstates: “My heart… is broken,” he declares, slowly turning away. “I can fix it,” she answers solemnly.  But she can’t.  She dropped out of medical school the day before they learned how to fix hearts.

Writing Prompt

Use the following words in a story: cardboard, heart, brick, yellow, stripes

Writing Prompt

Use the following words in a story: cardboard, heart, brick, yellow, stripes

“An effective story grabs your gut, tightens your throat, makes your heart race and your lungs pump, brings tears to your eyes or an explosion of laughter to your lips.” ~Christopher Vogler -LiteraryLightbox.com

“An effective story grabs your gut, tightens your throat, makes your heart race and your lungs pump, brings tears to your eyes or an explosion of laughter to your lips.” ~Christopher Vogler -LiteraryLightbox.com

I have many faces. 🙂 First and last picture (me as a bridesmaid): There is so much glitter on my face that you can’t see–what could be scarier than that?

I have many faces. 🙂 First and last picture (me as a bridesmaid): There is so much glitter on my face that you can’t see–what could be scarier than that?

My heart was a hysterical unreliable organ. Vladimir Nabokov (via wordsnquotes)

My heart was a hysterical unreliable organ. Vladimir Nabokov (via wordsnquotes)

Personal Update

Hi! I vanished for a couple of days because of some doctor’s visits, but I am happy to announce that my heart IS in fact working correctly and is NOT weakening. It’s just been beating really really fast for a… Read morePersonal Update

Personal Update

Hi! I vanished for a couple of days because of some doctor’s visits, but I am happy to announce that my heart IS in fact working correctly and is NOT weakening. It’s just been beating really really fast for a… Read morePersonal Update

Doctor stuff.

brianarsonspeculiarjournal: writeinspiration: regvarde: writeinspiration: Basically got an official diagnosis of anxiety today. Got prescribed Xanax. I was told that I need to see a psychiatrist, which somehow makes the anxiety even more stressful than it has been. Remember how I… Read moreDoctor stuff.

Doctor stuff.

brianarsonspeculiarjournal: writeinspiration: regvarde: writeinspiration: Basically got an official diagnosis of anxiety today. Got prescribed Xanax. I was told that I need to see a psychiatrist, which somehow makes the anxiety even more stressful than it has been. Remember how I… Read moreDoctor stuff.

Doctor stuff.

regvarde: writeinspiration: Basically got an official diagnosis of anxiety today. Got prescribed Xanax. I was told that I need to see a psychiatrist, which somehow makes the anxiety even more stressful than it has been. Remember how I said the… Read moreDoctor stuff.

Doctor stuff.

regvarde: writeinspiration: Basically got an official diagnosis of anxiety today. Got prescribed Xanax. I was told that I need to see a psychiatrist, which somehow makes the anxiety even more stressful than it has been. Remember how I said the… Read moreDoctor stuff.

Rapid Prompt

Palpitations.

Rapid Prompt

Palpitations.

Yes, it’s another update. :P Regular content will be in at the normal time.

I’m trying to keep my normal content up and whatnot on the site, but I feel compelled to keep you guys updated on what’s been up lately. (Get caught up here.) I used to have fantastic blood pressure. A few… Read moreYes, it’s another update. 😛 Regular content will be in at the normal time.

Yes, it’s another update. :P Regular content will be in at the normal time.

I’m trying to keep my normal content up and whatnot on the site, but I feel compelled to keep you guys updated on what’s been up lately. (Get caught up here.) I used to have fantastic blood pressure. A few… Read moreYes, it’s another update. 😛 Regular content will be in at the normal time.