Tim Hatch: Educator. Author. Tired.

Journal

Weekly Check In – 2/3/2021

Eighty one weeks out from surgery, and here are the numbers I care about: Weight: 236 Blood Sugar: 101 No change in weight is fine. Kinda been a rough couple weeks. Still getting Work Brain back together, and I’ve had a couple rough days (fillings last week, and stitches this week). Whatever though, I’m keeping...

Weekly Check In – 1/27/2021

Eighty weeks out from surgery, and here are the numbers I care about: Weight: ??? Blood Sugar: ??? You know, I woke up way too early on Wednesday and I ate and got some coffee (decaf) and made it to my early-morning dentist appointment on time, and on my way home realized I hadn’t weighed...

Weekly Check In – 1/20/2021

Seventy nine weeks out from surgery, and here are the numbers I care about: Weight: 236 Blood Sugar: 100 Down a literal pound, but down a metaphorical 300 pounds after the inauguration. Yesterday was a really good day. Beyond that, I’m delighted to not feel like talking about politics today. This is something interesting /...

Weekly Check In – 1/13/2021

Seventy eight weeks out from surgery, and here are the numbers I care about: Weight: 237 Blood Sugar: 100 No change at all from last week, unless you count the increasingly clear picture being painted regarding elected officials helping domestic terrorists ransack the capitol building, but uh…let’s maybe not focus on that this time around....

Weekly Check In – 1/6/2021

Seventy seven weeks out from surgery, and here are the numbers I care about: Weight: 237 Blood Sugar: 102 Down two and a half pounds which, yay, but also who cares? Yesterday, and this has nothing to do with my health, there was open insurrection in our nation’s capitol incited by our president and more...

Good Fucking Riddance

At the end of 2016, I wrote that it’d been an objectively bad year but that I was still grateful for every second of it. I do not have that kind of charity for 2020. I want to punch this year in the dick. But… Some things I’m grateful for (because I’m trying my best...