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Hospital Stay 101

Over the weekend I received the call I was looking forward to receiving but at the same time dreading. At the Hospital where I live in New Zealand there are only two ‘beds’ equipped to do the type of… 648 more words

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So This Little Blog Got Nominated..

Now I’m as shocked as you are. AFH, my little pet project seems to be doing something right on the Internets. Back in February, yes February…. 1,162 more words

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Here And Now.

I’ve had terrible writer’s block this past month, blame it on poor use of spoons, brain fog or even my hands being too stiff and and painful I can’t think or type anything noteworthy, let alone publishable. 1,096 more words

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Invitational: Healthy Friends Only.

I’m not bothered, honestly I’m not. I feel I should be though… Does that make me a better person or just in deep denial of how the ‘new normal’ has changed a collective group of people’s opinion of me that harshly? 777 more words

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Wishful Thinking, Reorganized.

I have a confession to make. I am a chronic ‘if only’ thinker *on the down low* (for the most part anyway).

We have all done it, whether in hospital attached to a giant tamagotchi or yet again couch bound waiting for that pain medication to kick in so you can actually GET UP and shower… Your train of thought drifts to the classic ‘if only’. 581 more words

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