As I am working today I’m listening to the police scanner for the Minneapolis/St. Paul area where I’ve many months out of the last two years and I’ll be honest, it terrifies me. It terrifies me for several reasons. For starters, we’ve been through this as a country and yet history is repeating itself. What […]Read More History Repeating Itself
If the world was blind, how many people would you impress? That’s a pretty powerful question to me. It takes away so many things, so many “accomplishments” that we think of. Suddenly, my missing leg and being out and about isn’t a big deal. “Oh, your jumping in a bouncy house with your daughter… great…” […]Read More What If the World was Blind?
Hell’s Itch. Also known as suicide itch. How many of you have ever heard of it before? I’m guessing not many of you. I share this not for pity but for information. It’s just like it sounds and happens after a sunburn. Only 5-10% of people will experience this and that’s good. I got fried […]Read More Hell’s Itch – a gift from Satan
2 years ago today we found out I had a mass in my leg. Fast forward through $1,500,000 in total charges, over 1 year on disability, 128 days in-patient, 31 units of blood, and 9 surgeries and here I am. The thing with cancer is that the “war” is never over. You just go from […]Read More 2 Years After Cancer Diagnosis
What goes through your mind as you are making a decision? I’m not talking about the wall color in your house or what car to get. I’m talking about the big ones. The ones that mayors, governors, and other elected officials are making. Ones that doctors are making, not just because of COVID-19 but ones […]Read More An Ethical Dilemma Test For the Big Things in Life