Things can always be worse

  I don't expect this to be a long post, or even entirely sensical (I'm just a week out of surgery, so be kind).  My last post described my upcoming, essentially emergent surgery.  So, so much has happened in almost 2 weeks from then. After several days in the hospital, waiting to determine when the [...]

Here we go… again

I certainly never expected to be sitting here, again, awaiting brain surgery.  I started writing this blog with the notion that I would be reflecting upon past experiences and how they affected my life now.  I also believed that sharing my experiences could possibly comfort or maybe even inspire others facing similar challenges.  I didn't [...]

“I Can’t Sit Still”

Wanderlust a strong desire to travel a strong longing for or impulse toward wandering The concept of "wanderlust" truly only entered my world following my diagnosis.  Did I always have a "strong desire to travel"?  Of course.  However, I was that typical person who dreamed of traveling to far-off, exotic places, but who made excuse [...]