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The Basketball Incident

Going back a few years for this one… But it is a good story!

When I was 16, so about four years ago, I was playing basketball, during a PE lesson in our brand new sports hall. 608 more words


The Dead Cow

So much time went by before I could get him out of that park, that I began having strong cramps in the abdomen.  They caused so much agony that they prevented me from eating properly when we finally headed to a restaurant.  147 more words

Memoir Excerpts

Work Hard, Have Patience

“Your body actually reminds you about your age and your injuries – the body has a stronger memory than your mind.” -Mikhail Baryshnikov

First, a quick recap of how it happened. 1,455 more words

Dealing With Some Common Fitness-Related Ligament Sprains

It’s hard to know what to do about a sprained ligament. The pain is usually too intense to simply “walk off.” That is probably a bad idea anyway since this kind of injury increases the risk of further and more serious injuries. 647 more words

An Ode to 2017

Author’s Note: This has become a yearly tradition on face book for me to write a poem of the previous year.  I find its rather fun and interesting, and it’s been a lot of fun to look back at the previous years.  383 more words

Blake Griffin returns after 14 game stretch

Blake Griffin returned to the court last night recording a stat line of 26 points, 6 assist, and 6 rebounds after missing the previous 14 games due to a left sprained knee injury sustained against the Los Angeles Lakers on Nov. 323 more words