Category Archives: Intervention

Living Off The Avails Of Others Part Two What Really Is And What Should Have Been

Taking a cookie break while walking Kipling — Photo by Me, March 13, 2008 . “Paper Planes”; M.I.A. Let me know if the video isn’t available. . “I’ve lived in extreme poverty for most of my life. In the Collective … Continue reading

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Fixed: 504 Gateway Timeout Because Apparently Canada’s Biggest ISP Refuses To Talk To The WordPress Server

UPDATED 21:55 Mar 07 01:27 Mar 08 So… HOLY CRAP I can SEE. Whatever button someone pushed, please keep up the good work… I have a Blue Bar, I can see WordPress pages, and I think I’m surfing faster than … Continue reading

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Living Off The Avails Of Others Part One The Monster In The Room

Just a place I passed on the way home — Photo by Me, Dec. 18, 2007 . “Sweet Dreams”; Marilyn Manson Let me know if the video isn’t available. . This is going to be a series of posts on … Continue reading

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Maybe It’s Time For A Manic Depressive Anonymous Or At Least Someplace We Can Go To Get More Than An Emoticon Of Support

In 1989 I was diagnosed with manic depression based on symptoms which were about two years old. I went untreated for the next fourteen years. For most of that time I was unemployed, living in extreme (for Canada) poverty and … Continue reading

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The Staff At PeoplesMD.com Want Me To Be A Health Hero But I’m Holding Out For Citizen Doctor

I’ve recently been asked to join a new Health Website thing called PeoplesMD. Chances are you’ve never heard of them, until I received the email neither had I… or maybe you’ve also received The Email and know more about this … Continue reading

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Reaching The One Hundred Post Mark And Looking Back At My Recovery So Far

. . This is my one hundredth post. Which is kind of cool. Coming to this marker this quick has kind of surprised me considering I only wrote eight posts from January until May of last year. My math skills … Continue reading

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