Saturday morning at 8:08 (which just so happens to be our area code), Hawaii was woken to the Emergency Alert System blasting our cell-phones with a terrifying alert! 1,077 more words
Tags » Near Death
She calls me crying, “it looks like some malignancy”. It was nearly two years ago. She was some 10 hours away by flight.
I choked. Having studied medicine, I know how grave and sinister the word “malignancy” portends. 409 more words
You may have noticed that I have been missing for a couple of years from the internet. There were a few good reasons that crossed my desk, the first being that I came “this” close to buying the ranch (pushing up daisies, meeting my maker, kicking the bucket). 1,267 more words