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When a New Door Opens!

Storms come and go and when one door is closed, another door is always opened. What we don’t know is how long it might be before the other door is opened. 376 more words


I'm not going to "get better" and it's ok.

If you had asked me four years ago, when my failing health finally pushed me out of the workforce, what the hardest part about “being sick” was, I likely would’ve talked about the physical pain or mental anguish of facing my own mortality. 543 more words


Ollie has a Puffer.

This will be quite short, because I’m writing this with one hand over Oliver’s sleeping body. The poor little guy is still sick. Yesterday I brought him to the clinic to see a doctor, and he prescribed him a puffer to help Oliver with his wheezing. 41 more words

Family Life

25 Thoughts That Go Through Your Mind When You're Sick, Single, And Live Alone

1. “Honestly, one reason to get hitched at some point in life is so that someone can actually be there when you’re sick. This blows.” 465 more words

Marked as absent

I’ve been home with a nasty cold for two days now. It hit me on Saturday morning, then I rallied a bit for Sunday and Monday, then I succumbed to fits of coughing, wads of tissues, an inability to breath through my nose despite the constant blowing of said nose, a voice like Lauren Bacall’s, and various aches and pains. 1,181 more words

Making Money

Catching my breath ... 

I am still sick. Although I did seem to sleep better last night than I had ever expected to, this cough is making me down right miserable. 238 more words

Life's Little Lessons

About that Lonesome Road stuff

I’m not trying to turn this place into a video games blog. I swear. If you’re enjoying them, that’s good; if you’re not and want to know where my cranky whining and bits of “important” fiction are, I say sorry. 316 more words

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