What's The Matter With Me? Podcast

I have multiple sclerosis, trigeminal neuralgia and I made this podcast to share what I’m going through.

Tag: anxiety

  • War On Sleep Anxiety

    War On Sleep Anxiety

    Compulsive behavior sequences are keeping me up at night, precluding a good night’s sleep I’m driven from bed, get dressed, go outside to calm down, and eventually get back in bed. Out-of-control thoughts about the various trauma I’m going through overwhelm me, and soon I’m driven from bed again. Searched up ‘strategy to stop repetitive…

  • Slogging Through

    Slogging Through

    Getting through anxiety one day at a time, one step at a time, putting myself out there. Slogging through. In the news Paris Promised the Olympics Would Be Accessible. The Clock Is Ticking. Article: Paris Promised The Olympics Would Be Accessible The city, which put inclusivity at the center of its bid, has improved access…

  • Anxiety Medication Strategy Session

    Anxiety Medication Strategy Session

    In “Anxiety Medication Strategy Session,” changing opinions on music, bouts of anxiety, recent publication in Identity Theory and Disturb the Universe, family life changes, increased mobility, and resumption of some duties. Last Old Guy Or First New Guy? Recently, I read a tweet by flea, and I was forced to reconsider: Pat Matheny was a…

  • Pot Roast and Polenta

    Pot Roast and Polenta

    Welcome to What’s The Matter With Me? Podcast S6, Ep. 44 “Pot Roast and Polenta” In this episode, I cook pot roast and polenta. Recently, I’ve been spending a lot of time in the kitchen, laying low and taking care of my self. I’m having some anxiety but I’m trying to work with it. I’m…

  • Compounded Trauma

    Compounded Trauma

    Compounded trauma is when things make us upset, because they remind us of traumatic situations that we’ve experienced before, causing us to relive them. When I feel this way, naming the feelings I am having, and explicitly connecting them, can be a way to overcome them. The thing is, my wife likes creepy stuff. I…