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Statistics, Failure, and Other Uplifting Topics (No, Actually)

Today, I became a statistic.

(To be fair, you can quantify nearly everything, and virtually anything can be interpreted as a statistic; this can be a rather restrictive and depressing thought, especially if you’re as bad at math as I am.) 459 more words

#134 Hubbie's sick day

So it’s all about being sick, and then better lately. I do not lie – yes we are getting better, with only the occasional cough here and there. 486 more words

Grateful

Making the most of it ... 

I felt great after my run today. My shin is holding together just fine … well … I guess the athletic tape is holding it together, HA! 120 more words

Running

When Life Lemons Arrive

“When life gives you lemons…”

I haven’t yet created my own ending to this verbiage. A unique and clever twist of my own design still eludes me.

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Philosophy

to go farther


I came across this the other day and saved it because it hit me like a ton of bricks. In all the low points in my life, when I wasn’t sure I wanted to keep trying, (for anything,) when I thought I was ready to give up all hope, when the shitstorm of life had hit a point of critical mass and it was do-or-die, this is the mentality that got me through it. 198 more words

Mumbling Of An Imbecile

Little Things Mean So Much or IV Therapy Lupus Style For Me

the nurse who was doing my IV was one I had never seen before.  She was young and seemed a bit uncomfortable.  Not that I blame her in the least, my veins aren’t the most cooperative when it comes to needles. 443 more words

When familiar becomes alien 

Recently there’s been uncertainty in the air among Mountbatten’s

The start of the new year marked the transition to the next stage and the end of our time in New York… 297 more words

New York