You don’t look so good – a healthy reminder

The hacking, wheezing and overall not sleeping finally got to me. I took myself to the doctor thinking I would be in and out of the office in no time flat. I wasn't. Though I had gone to a clinic with a word meaning speed in its name, it would seem that I wasn't the … Continue reading You don’t look so good – a healthy reminder

A confident sailor’s message and my restless confessions

I lay awake. An oscillating creaky noise, reminiscent of a boat too long in the water, stretching moldy tie lines as it swayed from side to side, prevented me from finding the rest I needed. I shifted my position, but no matter how or where I moved, I couldn't eliminate the sound. It was a quiet … Continue reading A confident sailor’s message and my restless confessions

One flu over the cuckoo’s nest

What I originally thought was just a minor sniffle turned out to be a case of the full-blown flu. I do not handle being sick well. While I am mostly better now, I'd spent the last few days either in bed or under a blanket on the couch. The effort of getting marginally presentable each day … Continue reading One flu over the cuckoo’s nest