How To Make The Best Of Monkey Feces In Your Hair

Okay, let’s just address the pink rhinoceros in the room right off the bat. No sugar coating, here. The biopsy was brutal and the pathology results were alarming to everybody, including the doctors at the Mayo Clinic. Apparently this particular gut goblin is very aggressive. It hasn’t yet metastasized, but it has tipped me right…… Continue reading How To Make The Best Of Monkey Feces In Your Hair

Back To The Viper’s Nest or How To Make The Best of Perverse Irony

Today begins another great adventure. I use the term loosely, of course. There is nothing great about scheduling a grueling round of radiation treatments at the Mayo Clinic. I am, however, using the word as an adjective, not an adverb. Any adventure that has the potential to be life changing, has a greatness all its…… Continue reading Back To The Viper’s Nest or How To Make The Best of Perverse Irony

The “C” Word: Coming Clean

I had another blog post all ready to go this week – pictures pulled, cutlines written, keywords in place, etc.* – when suddenly I had a Midge Maisel moment**: an interruption of prosaic thought with impulsive realization. Not quite an epiphany, but close. You see, I’ve tried really hard not to spend a lot of…… Continue reading The “C” Word: Coming Clean