Category Archives: appreciation

Friday – Day 11 at the hospital

So, I can’t count. I thought until this week that I had only spent 10 days in the hospital. It was 12. Oops. Friday, April 5th, I started taking my targeted treatment pill. I had to drink some Miralax and … Continue reading

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Thursday and the Standoff

On Thursday, Nurse Monica told me that I couldn’t have any more Fentanyl because I would be going home soon. Did she know something that I didn’t because the cardiology doctors still didn’t like how much my heart was draining. … Continue reading

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Restless

I feel restless and unsettled. I have felt this way all day. It started when I went to work, where most of my yucky feelings begin. Today has sat in my stomach like a knotted ball of yarn, tan and … Continue reading

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He’s a Keeper

Conversation from Sunday went like this: Son: Thanks for making me clean my room today. Me: What? Son: Thanks for making me clean my room. It really needed it! Me: Uhhh, you’re welcome! For the record, I didn’t make him … Continue reading

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Processing through dreams

Two nights ago, I dreamed that the last guy I dated and I got married. No, that we were at our wedding. We had a venue full of people, way more than I’d prefer, flowers, fancy clothes, groomsmen and bridesmaids, … Continue reading

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A Year Ago

A year ago, I committed to making changes in my life that would open me up to more opportunities. I committed to pursuing a big move. The first of the year, I interviewed for a transfer within my company. I … Continue reading

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Jenniphurgalicious

The line from a Fergie song keeps rolling through my head, incorrect grammar and all: “A girl like me don’t stay single for long.” I cannot remember the last time I was fully single. I know it’s only been two … Continue reading

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