Monthly Archives: August 2013

Journey halted!

…but only for a day.  Today had a good start.  I slept well last night and friend John appeared right at 6am with freshly brewed PT’s coffee.  We had a nice conversation about a variety of things during the hour … Continue reading

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Leaving in the Morning!

I pared it down to a minimum and in one 22 pound backpack is everything I will have with me for the next two months.  I will be offline for that time.  I will check in using the unit that … Continue reading

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7 Days to Go!!!

It is one thing to talk (endlessly – sorry, but it is such big deal to me) about an adventure, another to plan it and something entirely different to get on a plane, travel across an ocean, and spend two … Continue reading

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Kristen Went Home Today!

After two weeks in ICU, she went directly home.  Her recuperation has been beyond remarkable and well into miraculous.  She has had a lasting impact on the Staff in the ICU and on all of us who know her.  After … Continue reading

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Big Event Today!

Right there in the ICU room Kelly from Supercuts came over and shaved the other side of Kristen’s head (one side had been shaved for the surgery).  After much thought, she decided to do it.  We all could see immediately … Continue reading

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Off to Boston

Well, sort of.  I thought I heard the little sound off in the distance during the night.   American Airlines left a message on my cell phone that I discovered as I was leaving shortly after 5am for the airport.  The … Continue reading

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It’s the People That Count!

If you see this, it will have been approved for publication in this blog and on Facebook by the family most directly involved.   When a young friend whom I value very much got a terrible headache, she went to the … Continue reading

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