Quantcast

Subscribe to:
POZ magazine
E-newsletters
Join POZ: Facebook MySpace Twitter Pinterest
Tumblr Google+ Flickr MySpace
POZ Personals
Sign In / Join
Username:
Password:
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
August 01, 2014, 08:35:34 PM

Login with username, password and session length


Members
Stats
  • Total Posts: 632704
  • Total Topics: 47928
  • Online Today: 288
  • Online Ever: 585
  • (January 07, 2014, 02:31:47 PM)
Users Online

Welcome


Welcome to the POZ/AIDSmeds Community Forums, a round-the-clock discussion area for people with HIV/AIDS, their friends/family/caregivers, and others concerned about HIV/AIDS.  Click on the links below to browse our various forums; scroll down for a glance at the most recent posts; or join in the conversation yourself by registering on the left side of this page.

Privacy Warning:  Please realize that these forums are open to all, and are fully searchable via Google and other search engines. If you are HIV positive and disclose this in our forums, then it is almost the same thing as telling the whole world (or at least the World Wide Web). If this concerns you, then do not use a username or avatar that are self-identifying in any way. We do not allow the deletion of anything you post in these forums, so think before you post.

  • The information shared in these forums, by moderators and members, is designed to complement, not replace, the relationship between an individual and his/her own physician.

  • All members of these forums are, by default, not considered to be licensed medical providers. If otherwise, users must clearly define themselves as such.

  • Forums members must behave at all times with respect and honesty. Posting guidelines, including time-out and banning policies, have been established by the moderators of these forums. Click here for “Am I Infected?” posting guidelines. Click here for posting guidelines pertaining to all other POZ/AIDSmeds community forums.

  • We ask all forums members to provide references for health/medical/scientific information they provide, when it is not a personal experience being discussed. Please provide hyperlinks with full URLs or full citations of published works not available via the Internet. Additionally, all forums members must post information which are true and correct to their knowledge.

  • Product advertisement—including links; banners; editorial content; and clinical trial, study or survey participation—is strictly prohibited by forums members unless permission has been secured from POZ.

To change forums navigation language settings, click here (members only), Register now

Para cambiar sus preferencias de los foros en español, haz clic aquí (sólo miembros), Regístrate ahora

Finished Reading This? You can collapse this or any other box on this page by clicking the symbol in each box.

Author Topic: Beating the post holidays winter blues  (Read 2438 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Dan J.

  • Guest
Beating the post holidays winter blues
« on: January 09, 2008, 05:18:51 PM »
I don't know if it's a combination of being extremly homesick or just the post holidays winter blues but I am finding myself sinking into depression. I have nightmares about back home everynight. I am finding myself closing off from Herman. All I can think about is being back home around familiar surroundings. I miss my doggie, my "routine", & even my worrysome parents. The weather here is cold, the skys are gray.  Don't get me wrong, I am enjoy being with Herman, but I find myself wanting to go back to the familiar surroundings of West TN.  I don't know why. Life there isn't peachy either.

I wanna hold MY doggie...

Dan

Offline northernguy

  • Member
  • Posts: 1,347
Re: Beating the post holidays winter blues
« Reply #1 on: January 09, 2008, 09:39:16 PM »
Its hard being away sometime, even if you're having fun.  Just try to relax and enjoy yourself, knowing that you will soon be home with family and furry friends.
Apr 28/06 cd4 600 vl 10,600 cd% 25
Nov 8/09 cd4 510 vl 49,5000 cd% 16
Jan 16/10 cd4 660 vl 54,309 cd% 16
Feb 17/10 Started Atripla
Mar 7/10 cd4 710 vl 1,076 cd% 21
Apr 18/10 cd4 920 vl 268 cd% 28
Jun 19/10 cd4 450 vl 60 cd% 25
Aug 15/10 cd4 680 vl 205 cd% 27
Apr 3/11 cd4 780 vl <40 cd% 30
Jul 17/11 cd4 960 vl <40 cd%33
April 15/12 cd4 1,010 vl <40 cd% 39
April 20/12 Switched to Viramune + Truvada
Aug 2/12 cd4 1040, vl <40, cd% 38
Oct 19 cd4 1,110 vl <40 cd% 41

Offline BT65

  • Global Moderator
  • Member
  • Posts: 9,868
  • Vegas baby!
Re: Beating the post holidays winter blues
« Reply #2 on: January 09, 2008, 09:52:06 PM »
Oh dear, as much as you wanted to see Hermie.  Just try to make the best of the time you have left.  You'll be home soon enough.
I've never killed anyone, but I frequently get satisfaction reading the obituary notices.-Clarence Darrow

Offline joemutt

  • Member
  • Posts: 1,040
Re: Beating the post holidays winter blues
« Reply #3 on: January 10, 2008, 02:49:53 AM »
Home is where the heart is. Don't try to fight the feeling,
just allow it to "be" there, and then look at Herman and enjoy what you have now.
Imagine yourself being back in Tenessee and missing Herman very much, then open your eyes and see him still with you.

 


Terms of Membership for these forums
 

© 2014 Smart + Strong. All Rights Reserved.   terms of use and your privacy
Smart + Strong® is a registered trademark of CDM Publishing, LLC.