While 4 years sounds like a long time, it also zips by so quickly that it’s a little mind-boggling – especially to the mind-boggled! On my 4th ‘new’ birthday I’m…Read more
Major Milestone, Tears of Joy
Ok, so I cried, but that’s not the milestone. Today I successfully ran for the first time since the surgery. A few months ago I tried to run, but after…Read more
Happy 2nd Anniversary!
It seems hard to believe but it’s been 2 years ago today that Marvin left the building. That brain surgery was completed on me. That I pulled through (!), and came…Read more
Where’d my infirmity go?
I’m now 16 months into my recovery, and things are looking pretty darn good from where I sit. I just re-read my last post from the 1 year anniversary, and…Read more
I think I’ll pull through Sir!
Today is a very special day! One year ago I was being prepped for surgery to remove Marvin, a decidedly unwanted traveling companion! Dr. Edy A. my BFD was probably…Read more
One Singular Sensation
“Friends are angels who lift us to our feet when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly.”~ Annie (quote found on Brain Tumor Foundation) Sept 19, 2014 is one year since Marvin…Read more
Dammit Jim, I’m a Doctor, not a miracle worker!
It’s 347 days since my brain surgery, and the recovery has been much slower than I expected or hoped. But I have some pretty darn good news to report –…Read more
Hook ‘Em Up Doctor
Many months have passed and barely a word from Chris. But, I did talk with him a week ago and I must say he’s looking and sounding much better than last I saw him…Read more
Seize the Brain!
Oh Cap’n, my Cap’n Underwear I do believe your anniversary is near And as I recall, in fact it’s two One, the day you married your love true The other when you lost your Marbles, er, Marvin And both deserve…Read more
Forgive me for I have not posted…
Today is day 263 since my surgery, and I last posted back in February. What a hiatus! I feel I must explain. While the physical aspects of my situation have…Read more