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I am simply trying to be a better person than the person I was yesterday.

'I chose the road less traveled, and that has made all of the difference'.

Robert Frost

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September 28, 2021

Ostracization... in And So It Goes....

There is a group of tenants in the building that is thick as thieves. They do things for each other, but not for myself. They share secrets and openly tell the people in the group, when I am arou...


September 27, 2021

Used and Abused... in And So It Goes....

I had a male friend (not the one from my previous entry), that would come over to have me look stuff up on the computer for him, about various things. Well, I have not seen him around for quite s...


In a way, I feel as if I had been led on. Never develop feelings for someone whom is still entangled with someone else. You end up feeling hurt. Nothing happened, not even a kiss on the cheek. In...


September 26, 2021

To Err is Human... in And So It Goes....

I almost fell completely off of the track. I have a long time male friend. We are close friends. He has a long-time gf. He has often told me, as of late that their relationship is virtually non-e...


September 24, 2021

Hello Friends! in And So It Goes....

Well, the weekend has arrived. Yesterday, I received my second module shipment of course materials. I took the exam for assignment one, receiving an overall grade of 95%. That brought my course a...


September 21, 2021

Awesome Life! in And So It Goes....

My life is changing for the better. I am looking forward to a brighter future, thanks to being a student of distance education. I am learning new things. I am receiving ongoing support and praise...


Wheeling sister is coming up the river tomorrow. She is going to take me to stock up on groceries at Walmart. We will probably go to Goodwill as well. And of course, Bob Evans!


September 17, 2021

Hello Friends! in And So It Goes....

It has been several days since I have written an entry. I am doing we ll. have been studying the material for the last assignment in module 1. The author discusses the urinary, reproductive, nerv...


September 14, 2021

Hello! in And So It Goes....

I went through my morning routine, then caught the bus to the dollar store, to finish purchasing the remaining items on my dollar store list. I am back home, in my air-conditioning, and glad of i...


September 13, 2021

Of Monday... in And So It Goes....

This morning, I phoned the behavioral health agency to ask to be put through to my case manager. I was put through to her voicemail. I left a message to ask her if I might be able to enlist her h...


September 12, 2021

Hello Friends! in And So It Goes....

Last night, I went to bed at 7pm. I woke myself up, a lot due to talking in my sleep. My wake-up time was 1:30 am. I went through my morning routine, then started my laundry. I cleaned out my ref...


September 11, 2021

The Exam... in And So It Goes....

I took the exam for assignment 2 of module 1. My overall grade was 100%. My average stands at 100%. I am proud of myself. :)


September 11, 2021

Saturday... in And So It Goes....

The tenant whom I assisted after he was released from the skilled care unit, at the hospital has passed away. I have been studying the course content for assignment 2 of module 1. I...


September 10, 2021

Of Friday... in And So It Goes....

This morning, while moving through my routine I often thought of the terrible, one-sided conversation that I experienced with another tenant. For privacy purposes, I will refer to her as “Sadie”....


September 09, 2021

Thursday... in And So It Goes....

Monday, I went up to my eye doctor’s office to try to resolve the ongoing issue of my receiving the eyeglasses for which I paid for out of pocket. That would have been Tuesday morning. They promi...


September 07, 2021

Of Today... in And So It Goes....

This morning, I took the 7:12 am bus up to the eye doctor’s office. I walked up to the counter and explained to them my inquiry regarding the eyeglasses for which I had pre-paid. I should be gett...


Short of sounding like a big baby, all of this assisting to the tenant in the building whom needs help, is catching up with me. It has been catching up with me for the last two days. It is not so...


September 04, 2021

Of Saturday... in And So It Goes....

This morning, I assisted the tenant that I have been helping. I now have my laundry drying in two dryers. It will be finished at 1:25 pm. I feel as if I need to lie down, soon. I paid $400.00 out...


September 03, 2021

Exam Time... in And So It Goes....

I took my first exam. I received an overall grade of 100%. I reviewed the material for the last time, before I took the exam. I have been going over the material for several days. I am very happy...


September 02, 2021

Later On.... in And So It Goes....

I reviewed all of the material from Assignment 1, Module 1. After I feel that I have mastered the objectives for this assignment, I will take the open book exam. However, before taking the exam, ...


September 02, 2021

Busy Day... in And So It Goes....

This morning, I took the bus downtown to take care of some business. When I returned, I paid my rent. After that, I assisted another tenant with transporting groceries up to their apartment. I he...


September 01, 2021

So Far, So Good... in And So It Goes....

Today, I received my first study module. I am completing assignment 1 by reading and studying the required reading in my brand new Medical Terminology textbook, taking the quizzes at the end of e...


August 31, 2021

Comment... in And So It Goes....

I am starting to feel young again. It is amazing.


August 31, 2021

Hello! in And So It Goes....

This afternoon, I assisted another tenant by getting their mail for them and by vacuuming their kitchen and living room. It felt very good to be of help to someone in need of assistance, being th...


First, and foremost, I would like to say that I am learning that no one can change my life except myself. My life as it was, was not going to instantly happen. I came to the realization that, thi...


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