Tag Archives: Traumatic Stress Disorder

Thomas Skinner in Pontiac, IL Route 66 on a Bicycle

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Who has a bad Friday?

I love Fridays. Just the word makes me happy. Mondays?  Not usually my favorite day. Last week kind of turned that around.  Monday was great and Friday was absolutely horrible. In my last blog post, I wrote that I was … Continue reading

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Coffee Day

I have spent the day at my local coffee shop, and what a day it has been. I do this because of my PTSD, agoraphobia, and high anxiety. This is what the doctors at the VA call exposure therapy. I … Continue reading

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My life at 15 miles per hour

Two days ago I drove down to Torrey Pines State Park here in San Diego. When I arrived it was a bit on the chilly side.  I remember thinking, “I can’t wait to warm up.”  I was right. My ride … Continue reading

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Mother Treats PTSD

Mother treats PTSD Posted on August 14, 2011 by thomasskinner July 30 2011   My PTSD, agoraphobia, and anxiety keep me home most of the time. At first, my mom would invite me out to dinner after church on Sundays, … Continue reading

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