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I'm back. I think. Maybe.

It’s been quite a long time since I’ve posted here.  I’ve missed it.  I’ve missed writing my random adventures and sharing them with those who don’t mind reading what goes on in my crazy life. 2,392 more words

Wonderful Day at Saturday's Donate Life Walk/Run in Walnut Creek

What a wonderful day I had on Saturday at the Donate Life Walk/Run in Walnut Creek (CA).

I was inspired to walk by Jeannine in Safeway’s IT Department, whose husband and daughter have a genetic kidney disease that requires kidney donations.   540 more words

Gratitude Is A State Of Mind

As I wake in my hospital room this morning for the 77th time, I stare at the ceiling and sigh. My first thought is one of frustration, for I am living a nightmare. 490 more words

Heart Transplant

Living Donor Transplant

Yesterday, my wife and I both found out that we are a blood match to be potential Live Liver Donors for Noah. The operation is a moderately risky operation which is why as the man of the house, I didn’t think of anyone else but myself to be the first option as Noah’s live liver donor. 276 more words

Biliary Atresia

Kasai Procedure is Failing

I always find that when I don’t have the words to say what I need to say, I can always fall back to the lyrics of a certain song to help me say it. 493 more words

Biliary Atresia

Day One with a New Liver

What a difference a day (liver) makes! Organ donation saves lives ♻️💚
The difference in color just 19 hours later. Noah is very swollen with fluid, however, his color is already changing away from yellow. 24 more words

Biliary Atresia

Deceased Donor - Liver Transplant

It’s a new day! Our prayers have been answered in the most miraculous of ways!!!

Noah is officially in the Operating Room and receiving his New Liver. 253 more words

Biliary Atresia