Tag Archive: memory

Playing Nancy Drew

Yesterday is gone from our memory, but it leaves behind a number of visible clues which tell the story of our day and evening.  Most noticeably the bright orange hair which we now… Continue reading

A Friend Forgotten

Last night we got a surprise visit from a friend we’d not seen in over a year.  It was totally unexpected and we were simultaneously happy and shocked…and confused.  When he called and… Continue reading

Symptoms of Dissociative Identity Disorder

Dissociative Identity Disorder is also known as Multiple Personality Disorder.  It is a highly controversial subject, and many psychologists and psychiatrists refuse to recognize it as a real mental illness.  In other words,… Continue reading

The Beauty Pageant

Random memory which suddenly came out of nowhere:  (figured it must be important, so better write it down before we forget) When K was a little girl, about 4 or 5,  Mother entered… Continue reading

Reminiscing

Earlier this week, Husband had to snap us out of a long, rambling speech about our ex-boyfriends and fiancees.  God Kellie is a rude bitch sometimes.  We’ve been reminiscing.  A lot.  And missing… Continue reading

Reality Check

Woke up and found this note on the nightstand. It was written in all capital letters in an unfamiliar handwriting, and was on a piece of stationery I’ve never seen before and can’t… Continue reading

False Truths

I had a psychiatrist’s appointment yesterday morning, and now I’m feeling paranoid and nervous and highly uncomfortable and terribly anxious.  I fear I have made a huge, glaring mistake.  I am afraid that… Continue reading

Trying to Remember, Trying to Heal

“There are some remedies worse than the disease.”  ~Publilius Syrus I fear this may apply to me.  I’ve been attempting, in therapy, to recover from my traumatic past.  I don’t believe that I… Continue reading

School Daze

I’ve been asked how it is that I was able to get through high school/college and maintain a 4.0 GPA as long as I did with a memory as spotty as mine as… Continue reading

Memories Lost and Found

Memory is a funny thing…I think.  That’s my attempt at humor. I have to make fun of myself or I’d have no relief at all from the teasing and taunting and laughter that… Continue reading