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Writing Workshop Wednesdays (10)

My English 111 classes recently read Alice Walker’s “Beauty:  When the Other Dancer Is the Self,” which revolves around an eye injury a young Walker received at the hands of her brother.  82 more words

Writing Workshop Wednesdays

Surgery and Brainstorming!

The other day, during school, I had forgotten my lunch at home and my stomach started to hurt after that. It didn’t concern me much at the time. 214 more words


Silver Linings Appendectomy (Or That Week Life Was Like, Let Me Throw A Bunch Of Shit Your Way And See If You Can Deal).

Today, September 15th, was the day I was supposed to leave India. But instead, here I am still in Bangalore, eating a made-to-order tomato and bacon omelet at a high-end Swiss hotel, whose breakfast buffet includes sausage and beans, dosa, fresh fruit juice, and an array of adorable mini-pastries. 1,392 more words

Medical Patients for August

Hospital Admission

This month one of our teachers, Ms. Rachel Ruth Gonzales, was admitted to the hospital for an Appendectomy. She recovered quickly and is now back to teaching our elementary students. 362 more words

Medical Services

Montee Ball Practices For First Time Since Appendectomy

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) – Broncos running back Montee Ball returned to practice Tuesday, participating in individual drills in his first on-field workout since undergoing an appendectomy Aug. 203 more words


Once a runner, now a jogger

OK, I admit it. Never would have even six months ago. But I was a runner then.

And for the 14 years beforehand, I vigorously – to myself anyhow – defended the fact that I was indeed a runner. 532 more words