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Anchor (Part 2)

I don’t want to be here anymore. I want to just let go…but I can’t. They still need me. I can’t leave them motherless. I don’t want to leave them. 1,531 more words


Joy, the stroke survivor (part 1)

Eight and a half years ago, I suffered a subarachnoid hemorrhagic stroke from an aneurysm in the right, anterior communicating artery (of the Circle of Willis – if you want to get precise and nerdy about it) of my brain. 529 more words


Monday Musings about Everyday Things...

Uhm, yeah, that beach is where I wish I was right now instead of my overly air conditioned house.  Sorry I haven’t been posting much.  I’ve been sidetracked by the ordinary summer things that keep us all busy. 349 more words

Monday Musings

Eight Months of Migraine

It started with a stye back in 2016. It’s going to be a loooooooooooong story.

I do not know how I got it but I did. 1,511 more words


Aortic Aneurysm

An abnormal bulge on the aorta.

It can lead to risk of an aortic dissection, which is when the aorta bursts and causes internal damage.


Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

An enlarged part of the aorta, where the abdomen (belly) is located.

If ruptured, it can cause excessive internal bleeding and may lead to death.


"Don't Dream It's Over."

“I might become a passive stone that escapes in thinking instead of taking action.” — Cynthia Kittler

I continue in the hope of getting back to an active lifestyle.

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