Thanksgiving Day in the US (and Canada, for that matter) is a long way off. ¬†But I’m thankful anyway. ¬†Who says there has to be a designated day for giving thanks? I am thankful for so many of the Little Things that actually become Big Things in a real hurry if you lose the ability … More Gratitude¬†

Sometimes, it’s even worse than you thought¬†

In a previous post, I whined a lot about my long, inclusive list of health issues.  (Sorry about that.) ūüėČ This post is an update on one of the issues I’m currently dealing with: the symptoms that pointed glaringly at the all-too-real likelihood of a cervical disc herniation. As some of y’all know, this ordeal … More Sometimes, it’s even worse than you thought¬†


I probably should have written this in the years 2014 or 2015, because after all, that’s how I spent the former (I did allude to it, in this post about my year 2014 in review, though). ¬†To give myself a little credit, I did indeed make a reference to it in 2014’s year-end post, but … More Shedding¬†