Tag Archives: coping skills

Defusing The Stress Bomb

There was a bomb scare at The House on the Hill today, Modern Philosophers. Luckily for me, I have some experience in this area and a bomb squad suit always at the ready. As of this writing, the stress bomb … Continue reading

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$36 Worth Of Stress

Wouldn’t life be easier, Modern Philosophers, if we could assign a concrete, numeric value to every stressful situation we encounter? I’ve always found safety in numbers.  Witty word play intended, of course. Numbers are rational (well, not all the time!), … Continue reading

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The Dentist

O Dentist, My Dentist, The time has come For our semi-annual Get together. Oh how I hate Seeing you, Even though, By all accounts, You seem to be A very nice guy. I’ll never forget That time I ran Into … Continue reading

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Surviving Monday

Recent studies show, Modern Philosophers, that Monday is the least favorite day of the week. By “recent studies”, I, of course, mean a quick show of hands by all the interns and blog groupies hanging out at The House on … Continue reading

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Your Mental Great Escape

I haven’t been this happy to greet Friday night’s arrival in quite some time, Modern Philosophers. To call this the Week From Hell would not only be selling it short, but would probably also deeply offend my regular Sunday house … Continue reading

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Run From What Ails You

I was misinformed, Modern Philosophers, and I wish to lodge an official protest! So many people have told me over the course of my life that you can’t run from your problems.  But recent research has proven this to be … Continue reading

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WWJD: What Would Jeb Do?

I made an executive decision this morning, Modern Philosophers, that Sunday was going to be a day of rest. I know I’m not the first to come up with this catchy slogan for Sunday, but I’m talking in a personal … Continue reading

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