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I figured out what is weird about my back-pain meds…

Mu head feels like it is in two places at once. They gave me an anti-anxiety med for my back pain, which is supposed to work ad a muscle relaxer. I don’t know if it is helping my back at … Continue reading

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So… about that bad back thing…

I told you that my back is all messed up. I also told you that they gave me some kind of anxiety reducing medicine instead of a muscle relaxer. So here is my question. If you take an anxiety med … Continue reading

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My back hurts…

So I did something to my back, and I am in a lot of pain. The doctor gave me anti-anxiety meds instead of regular muscle relaxers, which are supposed to to the same thing… but don’t. And, because of the … Continue reading

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What a kidney stone feels like… part 3…

Okay, that’s the last one… I swear… from now on, I will use the pain meds only for good… like making fun of Trump…

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What a kidney stone feels like… part 1…

The nurse at the hospital said that she and her coworkers refer to kidney stones as: ‘the male equivalent of childbirth’… All I can add to that is: ‘Yay, pain medications’!!!

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Another good news/bad news thing…

Well, I ended up in the emergency room tonight… Don’t panic, it’s just my very first kidney stone! Wow… maybe the worst pain ever, and I have done some stupid stuff in my life… and my wife was supposed to … Continue reading

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The most important thing I have learned about using my new Surface laptop…

… is that, if you are wearing shorts, and you open it on your lap, then the hinges can close on your leg hairs and grab them… which really hurts…

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Gardening gloves are not the same as oven mitts… just so you know… owww…

I was out in the garden, you know, in between carving my ‘me tiki’ and working on the art for the new children’s book… and I was baking an apple in the oven for my daughter Mollie, who was ignoring … Continue reading

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I am going to quit pretending I am ever going to be a famous writer, and start asking: “Do you want fries with that?”

I am, I have to say, crushed… filled with self-doubt… and also with an anger that I don’t know whether to aim at myself or in a more outward direction. You know the post I did the other day, the one where … Continue reading

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A few words on the subject of; ‘International Naked Gardening Day’… which, I hear, is a real thing… and is tomorrow…

Sunburn… Bee stings… Wasp stings… Thorns… Nettles… Poison oak and poison ivy… Mosquitos… Pointy sticks and branches… Snakes, ants, spiders, and other things that bite and/or sting… Sharp garden implements and tools… Neighbors… with cameras… and access to the internet…

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