Well, after that "excitement" on Friday morning, I'm walking out to my car, glad to finally be on my way home to do some massive cleaning before Mom's visit. Cell phone call. From Philip again. Asking me to go back to my office and be ready to post another story. Something else BIG has happened. Michael came in and told me, confidentially (until the story was … [Read more...] about Got stress?
Well, maybe not officially, since I didn't actually go to the doctor, but I have now been off all week with fever, coughing, runny nose, a little headache, a little sneezing, a lot of weakness. Dunno if it's the flu or a flu-like illness. I think I feel well enough to go get comics tonight at Legion, but it'll be the first time out of the house since Sunday. Gah, I hate … [Read more...] about I’m a statistic with the CDC
Fortunately I didn't get as sick as Thomas has been. I'm home today with a leaky nose and a chest cough. But taking Zicam every 3 hours has really helped. Somehow I even woke up about every 3 hours last night so I could take it. Yesterday I led singing a cappella. Conducting gestures and all. I wasn't in very good voice, because of the incipient sickness, but it went well and … [Read more...] about It got me
The nurse at Whitesburg Gardens recommended to Mom yesterday that she call in hospice for my grandmother. I didn't know hospice was for anything but cancer, but I've since learned differently. Mom agreed, and someone came to see her almost immediately. Mom and I had just been talking on the phone Sunday about how much Gram had gone downhill. It's been about six … [Read more...] about End of life care
Wow, got outside this morning and wondered if our neighborhood was on fire. The air is hazy and smells strongly of wood smoke. We need rain so badly. The sun hanging over Lakeshore Drive on the way in was an small orange ball, looking like it didn't have the strength to break through the fog.In other news, T went to work for the full day on Monday. He even walked to Subway for … [Read more...] about And this is MODERATE air quality??