Deb Brandon: Living in Radiant Color

Me or Me?

I posted on Facebook: “I lie here in bed contemplating my headache. What should I do for it? (Or should it be against it?) It’s definitely a bad one. (Are there good headaches?) Then I wondered about wondering—it’s getting to the point where wondering/thinking will aggravate the pain. I should stop.” My inner voices are … Read more


I stand a couple of feet away from the wall and fall forward towards it, catching myself with my hands. I straighten my arms and press hard against the wall, as if I want to push it down. I take a quick deep inhale, then let it out slowly as I intone, “Monday.” Then again, … Read more