Saturday, January 16, 2010

UPS Came

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awdrey-gore made my day!

My rent check bounced. I can’t fucking handle this. I’m considering letting my insurance lapse because it’s $350 a month I can’t afford. But I know that would be a horribly bad idea because I wouldn’t be able to get my meds. Argh. We fell behind and I just can’t seem to get us caught up. I feel like such a failure.

I would really be loving life if I could just get this financial shit under control.

But maybe I can love life anyway. I’m going to try my damndest.

I’m going to figure this shit out today. And make a plan. I can do this. I can take back control of my life. That’s what 2010 is all about…and it’s time to start doing the work.

3 comments:

  1. Tell me again why you are not on Medi-Cal? You are receiving Social Security and are considered disabiled and should be eligible for Medi-cal even if you have a Share of Cost...also, Walmart has some medications for $4 ( I am not sure if you have one where you live)...but we always refer people to them...

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  2. You can't give up. You have to have insurance...without your meds you'll be right back where you were. i love you and believe in you. what about finding a cheaper place to rent since your mom is in the nursing home & purging a bunch of the junk in the house. do you think you could have a yard sale? i mean, if you could sell the junk for $1 or $2 each then you could have a ton of $$$.

    love you.

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  3. Have you ever thought about AmeriCorps? It's like a government-subsidized volunteer program that is similar to the Peace Corps, although the assignments are usually only a year. Some of these volunteer opportunities offer health insurance, and most involve payment, either in a cash stipend or money for school. I noticed you had been writing about wanting to do volunteer work. I've never done any of these programs but I've had it highly recommended to me.

    http://www.americorps.gov/

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