Thoughtful Thursdays

A Time to Question Fear

A Time to Question Fear

Life has been pretty much transactional since I came home from the hospital ten weeks ago. I’ve had eleven doctor appointments, nine nursing visits, seven medication changes and four resulting side effects that have given this post-sepsis recovery path plenty of detours. I felt like one of Pavlov’s dogs. Stimulus. Response. Stimulus. Response. Or maybe it was more like […]

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What Keeps Me Shining: Recovery Reflections

What Keeps Me Shining: Recovery Reflections

Thanks so much for your thoughtful responses to my last update, Sunrise or Sunset: Where Am I Now. I’m happy to report my sun is still rising! What’s helping me? Here’s one thought that inspired me to keep shining this week: Yikes! Who wants a wrinkled soul? Staying enthusiastic is important, for sure. It plumps us up […]

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Sunrise or Sunset: Where Am I?

Sunrise or Sunset: Where Am I?

Yes, I’m back. Sort of. It’s been a heck of a ride since my July 13 hospitalization for sepsis. I needed my “medical leave” last month and appreciate your patience with me. I have so much to say, but need to get my life down to mild roar first. Ha! As I have struggled with resuming and sustaining […]

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