March 10, 2015

Step Twenty One

I’m struggling to focus. EIGHT MONTHS in, and every step DOESN’T count. Eight months since that fateful week in the ICU, and, to be honest, I kinda feel […]
January 22, 2015

Step Twenty

  Rosey, my almost-8-year-old golden retriever, is about the best dog a guy could ask for. Eminently well-behaved, with a gentle spirit and a rascally sense […]
January 11, 2015

Step Nineteen

So my treadmill and I, while not exactly friends, have reached a mutually beneficial accord. It’s been bitterly cold outside – too cold for any reasonable southerner to attempt […]
December 30, 2014

Step Eighteen

  I am not a “New Year’s” kinda guy. I’m not particularly sentimental. I don’t need a blanket excuse to party. And when I stay up past […]
December 17, 2014

Step Seventeen

  It’s been a month since I posted anything to the blog. It’s been more like two months since I’ve wanted to. My symptoms aren’t improving. […]
November 12, 2014

Step Sixteen

  Curly’s Law, as Jack Palance explained it to Billy Crystal in 1991’s City Slickers. Pretty simple, right? Right?
November 10, 2014

Step Fifteen

I am, in fact, a world champion multitasker with the uncanny, almost ironic ability to laser-focus on simultaneous projects. Yet, the one task I set above […]
October 10, 2014

Step Fourteen

If it were only annoying, I don’t think it would bother me. I can learn to deal with being twitchy. Heck, I might even enjoy parking […]
September 17, 2014

Step Twelve

God, give me grace to accept with serenity the things that cannot be changed, Courage to change the things which should be changed, and the Wisdom […]