Mom passed on Saturday at 3 in the afternoon

Mom was in the hospital with what was thought to be congenital heart failure. By Wednesday she was looking good, but the swelling in her right arm had not gone down. She and I talked about this latest trip to the hospital, just a few days after the last, but that everything should be alright. […]

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Top 5 Rock Songs of All Time?

Inspired by Bill’s list, here are some of my favorites, in no particular order, because I can no longer put together a short list, and most possibly influenced by my last few posts… I Believe In Miracles – The Ramones – Brain Drain – video Jumpin’ Jack Flash – The Rolling Stones – Get Yer […]

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Steve Olson: “love is the shell’s kryptonite”

Steve Olson, who recently stopped by to post a comment wrote about “the top causes that make my palms sweat, my heart bleed, and sends tears rolling down my cheeks” for the Caring, Compassion, Charity project. It’s subject matter I can relate to on many levels – “Why You Should Never Give Up on a […]

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It’s Cancer

On Friday the results of Mom’s second biopsy came back and confirmed the worst – that Mom had lung cancer – specifically, small cell lung cancer – a particularly nasty form of cancer that spreads unpredictably and fast. They immediately scheduled a deep body scan to see how far it has spread while Mom agreed […]

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