Archive for the 'chronic illness' Category

Books and Threads

In which Carla talks about where she has been--in complex PTSD therapy and in major EDS flareup--and reviews the very best books she has read this yea...View Details

The Use of Sorrows

In which Carla celebrates two lives well lived, one in letters, one in play, both in finding and making cupcakes. Both lives have anniversaries in Jan...View Details

Tachy Tacky

In which Carla faces down the shame that can come from POTS’ symptoms.   Other episodes about Chronic Illness: 12: Driving, Dancing, and Pizza Hut ...View Details

Sweet

In which Carla introduces a series about Vixens, a very special plantation, and ghosts in its hollow.   sbc.edu   Referenced reading: Mary Oliver Ma...View Details

Extra Extra

In which Carla lets you know where she's been and where she's going.   Referenced reading: Written in Blood: A True Story of Murder and a Deadly 16-Y...View Details

More Things About INFJMe

In which Carla furthers explores what it means to be an introvert using horror, My So-Called Life, knitting, lists (always lists), music, and John Car...View Details

Chasing That Skinny

  In which Carla and Eli Sirota discuss their own past and healing eating disorders, and the layers of stigma for men with eating disorders in seeki...View Details

Remastered, aka re-edited and recompressed, episode 1: It's still a "first episode", but it's cleaned up, and the transitions are smoother. Enjoy.   ...View Details

Best Fiction of 2017

In which Carla analyzes the books she read in 2017, and reviews and shares the best fiction.   Website: theremightbecupcakes.com Facebook Page: the...View Details

Christmas Cupcakes

In which Carla shares personal stories from childhood Christmases, and shares how she and her family found cupcakes in the unlikeliest of places. Thes...View Details