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Day +2812: Where have all the flowers gone, long time passing?

Sunday, August 12th, 2018

“Where have all the flowers gone, long time ago? Where have all the flowers gone?” We are well. Winter snow turned into Spring rain into the Summer monsoons. Nope, we did not move. “Hey farmer when you gonna fix that leakin’ roof?… …Ah stranger, when its rainin’ it’s too wet to fix it … ..and […]

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Day +2,624: Let your mind rest easy….

Monday, February 5th, 2018

“Sleep well my friend It‘s only our bodies that betray us in the end… …We are alive And though our bodies lie alone here in the dark Our souls and spirits rise…” (Michael) Mike Orlowicz May 7th, 1952 – January 17th, 2018 All words are inadequate … or maybe it is the author; so the […]

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Year Seven: But I won’t cry for yesterday…

Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

“There’s an ordinary world somehow I have to find and as I try to make my way to the ordinary world I will learn to survive…” Thank you Mary Lou! Day by day the years have slipped away; Karen is doing well and enjoying life. The house is chaotic and full of cats… Maya, Desmond, […]

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Day – today: … I tripped on a cloud and fell-a eight miles high…

Monday, May 8th, 2017

“…I tore my mind on a jagged sky… …I just dropped in to see what condition my condition was in…” Hi everyone, Yes, we are still here… ok, truthfully all we care about is Karen! … and the cats, … and the raccoons, squirrels and nephews and nieces (note in the same breath as the […]

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Day + 2117: “… paint a picture of yourself…”

Friday, September 16th, 2016

“…Let the images flash past…” Today’s event is just side cleanup from the reduction surgery, nothing too difficult. The sides cannot easily be done at the same time as the front. 0400. “…from your alarms clock’s warning…” 0415. Black coffee 0430. Head to Hopkins 0520. Arrive 0540 – 0630. Pre-op and marks for incisions 0700. […]

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