Category Archives: This One Time I Broke My Back

Late October Weekend

Solid weekend doings around here, solid.  A better fall weekend there never was, I would argue.  Friday saw me tooling in the hybrid down I-10 solo towards our little pied a terre in New Orleans – I was heading towards … Continue reading

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Expletive Deleted, As This Is A Family Blog

Dear Tropical Storm Lee, I hate you. Signed, Me ******************************************************* I was supposed to fly to NC today, to join my sisters and mother on a fun jaunt in Brevard.  Instead, I’m stuck in the house with two stir crazy … Continue reading

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Jack and Me and Doctors

I want to begin training for October’s half marathon, but I’m forcing myself to wait until I’ve been to the neurological clinic about my broken back.  That appointment is this Thursday.  Also this Thursday, we take Jack for his full … Continue reading

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Careful What You Wish For . . .

The back pain has settled into a dull, constant ache.  So maybe I preferred the ache-free, sucker-punch-at-any-minute stage more.  I don’t know.  The dull ache sucks.  But it’s an ache that aches in such a way that I know it’s … Continue reading

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