Category Archives: About a Bitch

How to Go to Parades When You Feel Like Shit

Or wished you felt like shit so you’d feel a little better. Yeah, I got pain and more pain and then some fatigue and other TMI stuff going on. But this is my favorite time of year. I love all … Continue reading

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Mama D Does Not Speak for Me

And she never did. Nagin guilty in corruption trial [Gambit; a few paragraphs] Live coverage: Ray Nagin convicted, guilty on 20 charges [nola.com live feed] If you watched the live news reports from the federal court building after the sentencing, you probably … Continue reading

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Bit(ch): 7

While doctors and the FDA fret about overdoses and addiction, my sad, chronic pain truth today is that one Lortab, 1, kept me from actually [not just thinking about] killing myself this morning.

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Fuck Blackeyed Peas

For 40+ years, I’ve eaten blackeyed peas, cornbread, greens/cabbage for good luck on New Year’s Day and for what? 2013 sucked. So fuck blackeyed peas, fuck cornbread, and fuck cabbage. We’ll have pizza.

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“I can get up and move around”: Ukraine’s Robin Hood of Pain Relief

This is not new but from June. And Ukraine changed its morphine policy. See more at The Pain Project.

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SI Joints. Block. Whoa. Shit.

Do you know where your SI/sacroiliac joints are? Did you know that they are, like other joints, meant to move, just a bit? In physical therapy, I learned that some of my pain was probably SI pain. Then I talked … Continue reading

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Bit(ch) 6: “writer” v. “author”

Once again—I didn’t start blogging because I wanted or felt I deserved/needed an “audience” or “large” “audience” or was a fucking big-mouthed narcissistic dimwit ready to regale the “world” with my smallness. I blog because I am an author and … Continue reading

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Pain Hurts But Don’t You Dare Complain

How To Avoid Being Seen As A Drug-Seeker (if you have chronic pain). Alas, a blog, 1/30/11. A short answer: You can’t so don’t try. The answer-advice, abridged: Never admit to any recreational drug use…. If you have to go … Continue reading

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Ask G Bitch: The Rising Tide Questions

Janiebt asked: What do you think of the minimal attendance (lack of diversity) of black people at Rising Tide? One organizer has stated that they do need to expand their outreach. Another said, “They know it’s happening. They choose not … Continue reading

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Ask G Bitch: Coming Soon….

The Rising Tide Question. Yes. Soon.

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