Monthly Archives: February 2012

Easter is around the corner.

This week I flew down to Orlando for business meetings.  A flight down in the afternoon, meetings in the morning and a flight back that afternoon.  I don’t fly as much as I used to so I lost my status, … Continue reading

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Serendipity

Last night my sister Lisa came over for dinner.  She dragged herself in through the door with ripped jeans and what looked like a flannel blanket around her shoulders.  Fashionable is not how you would define Lisa at moments like … Continue reading

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Maxine

It’s Valentine’s Day and a year ago I received the card above.  Maxine is the name I had given my “adopted” sister… or to more exact in definition: my artificial breast.  It started with the necrosis scab that formed after … Continue reading

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Meat and Dairy

There’s a new documentary called Forks over Knives and I’m looking forward to seeing it.  It says that giving up meat, dairy and refined foods extends your life.  I’m not looking to extend my life indefinitely; I just want my … Continue reading

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