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lords of the land

We’re finally done with the repairs on our rental property and the lease is signed!  Thank God! It’s official, we’re Landlords and have no idea what to expect.  96 more words


Urine for a Treat

For what was supposed to be one night in the hospital, it has now turned into 7 nights and possibly more. The pain, at times, is unbearable and I want the hell out. 703 more words

Adventures at Mayo

Mayo Clinic Mission and Values


To inspire hope and contribute to health and well-being by providing the best care to every patient through integrated clinical practice, education and research. 2,742 more words


Petty and I Don't Mean Tom

Petty and mean-spirited. It’s what I am today.

People with cancer are supposed to be grateful and mindful and I am most of the time in my meditative-elevative state, but not today. 991 more words



Remember when I said I thought I was about to get my ass kicked?

Well, I managed to ditch ’em with a few fake-out maneuvers. 277 more words


First Successful Partial Skull & Scalp Transplant

James Boysen, a 55 year old software developer from Austin, Texas was diagnosed with leiomyosarcoma, a rare malignant smooth muscle cancer found in his scalp, in 2006. 73 more words

Science Current Events

5/27/15 Peace, I'd Give

I’d give you peace if I could. But I can’t. I can give you advice. But that’s never wanted, and my advice could only come from my experience, which may not be yours. 932 more words