Skip to main content

Apologies

I'm sorry that the blog has lately been all tumor, all the time. When I write about "normal" stuff, it feels inauthentic. (Is that a real word?)

My husband's biopsy is tomorrow. We'll be at the hospital most of the day. There are two good things about this.

1. We'll finally start getting an answer to exactly what we're dealing with. No results for a few more days, though.

2. The hospital has free wi-fi. I can downlpoad to my heart's content while he is in day surgery. Heh.


Sent from my U.S. Cellular BlackBerry® smartphone

Comments

E. Jane said…
My best wishes to you both for a good outcome tomorrow. Take care.
denise said…
Wishing you the best of luck tomorrow.
D said…
No apologies warranted. Writing helps us make sense of our lives, and it does feel inauthentic to be writing "around" the things that are most pressing. You just keep writing what you need to write :) Hang in there.
gingersnapper said…
Chickie, write what you want, we're here to read it no matter what.

Suck up all the wi-fi you can, and I hope you hear some good news in a few days.
altopower said…
As D said, write what you need to write - no apologies. I hope you get clear answers from the biopsy tomorrow, and am glad you will have online access to distract yourself while he's being checked out.

Big hugs!
Catherine said…
Good luck. Take care of both of you.

Popular posts from this blog

YES!

Update on the water: the circuit breaker tripped, either due to a power surge when the electricity came back on last night OR when lightning struck in the area. My neighbor's electric fence control box got hit in the same area. He was able to reset the circuit breaker for us and we have WATER! I think I'll go do a load of laundry. Heh.

Report

Well. Well, well, well. Should this morning's scale number be divided between two weeks, or did all of it happen this past week? It's an easy number to divide, and I've been consistent for two weeks, so it should probably be split, doncha think?

That means I lost three pounds for each of the last two weeks. SIX pounds total. Excuse me, I mean
SIX!!!!!! I'm going to do everything I can to stay on track while I'm gone this week. There's little more I can promise. I'm really motivated to keep it up. The dumbbells are packed (and my luggage weighs a ton!), I'm taking a thermos of water in the car and I know where are the rest stops are between here and Nashville. I think I'll walk a bit at each of them, then walk again when I arrive at my destination. Hope to get a total of 80 minutes done by the end of the day. SIX!!!!!!


And the winner is …

Kitten with a Whiplash, who left two comments and it was the second (which had nothing to do with the contest) which won the prize. Congratulations, and since the Kitten was the only commenter who expressed any interest in actually winning it, I'm so glad the Universe took care of it. Heh.

What a weekend! But first, how was yours? I hope you did some fun stuff and got some necessary stuff done, as well. It's all about balance.

Saturday was our fun day (but we had to drive, drive, drive to get there and then drive, drive, drive home again, all in one day, boy was I tired). We went to my husband's granddaughter's first birthday party. In addition to a sweet little doll, suitable for ages 0+ (meaning it has no parts that will come loose, and do you know how difficult it is to find dolls for babies when you live in the Middle of Nowhere?), I made her this:


I haven't sewn anything in a month of Sundays, so was a little apprehensive about finishing it on time, but this p…