Writings, Rants, and Ravings

Bless me readers, for I have sinned…

…it’s been 4 months since my last blog post, AND I completely missed that my last post was my 1 year anniversary! Shame on me.  I won’t bore you with a laundry list of things that conspired to keep my mind too cluttered and unfocused to be able to write anything. Some of them I […]

Fiction Friday: A Scar Is Born

First, I’d like to take a moment to revel in the fact that I actually sat down tonight and wrote something. Not just a short message on Google+, nor a quick anecdote to my friends in an email. I knocked out over 1000 words, and it felt good.  So, in honor of this momentous occasion, […]

Allergies suck.

There’s always a price to pay for everything. We had a very mild winter here in Buffalo, NY, and an early spring with some very nice weather. Great. Except with nice weather and warm temperatures comes blooming flora. And allergy season. I have been wallowing in misery for more than a month now. A trip […]

On the mend…

I caught a nice unexpected break last week regarding my rotator cuff surgery. It turns out the initial interpretation that the MRI was showing severe tearing was incorrect. When the surgeon got the scope inside and looked around, all he needed to do was smooth out some rough spots on the cartilage and remove a […]

The best laid plans…

Well, I’m clearly not managing my lofty goal of posting once a week. I have been plagued by a host of minor health problems that have severely impacted my motivation lately. I don’t normally like to discuss this type of thing too much in a public forum, as I have a realistic understanding that my […]