Monthly Archives: July 2017

‘You Wouldn’t Think the Ashes of a Man Would Be So Heavy’: Remembering Sam Shepard

Originally posted on Longreads:
Broadway World reports today that Oscar-nominated actor and Pulitzer-winning playwright Sam Shepard has died at 73 of complications from ALS, AKA Lou Gherig’s disease. In recent years, Shepard was best known as an actor, in the…

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Out And Getting Close To About

Out of hospital.  I do not have epilepsy! So, what is it? They don’t know.  It could be a stress response to the chronic pain.  For this possibility I am heading back to pain management for a do-over, or whatever … Continue reading

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Day 1 In Hospital

Well, we made it to the hospital on time.  Checked in, and I am sporting a very interesting hair style.  Yes, you’re getting a picture.  I can’t not share because I look SO dorky! Since The Husband and I were … Continue reading

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Sleep, Or A Lack Thereof

I play a lot of video games at night these days.  When I have seizures, there is a time where I sleep from 20 minutes to 12 hours.  When this time is over, I am awake.  I am awake and … Continue reading

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Going On A Journey, a.k.a. A New Kind Of Adventure

I am going on a journey of discovery.  It isn’t a journey I necessarily want to go on.  It is necessary.  Since May 2017, I was told the ‘full-body muscle spasms’ I was going through which were, and are, so … Continue reading

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A Wonderful Respite

Reading and writing go together.  I suppose you could have one without the other, but it wouldn’t be very much fun.  Well, for me at least.  Since the writing is going so well, the reading is also following a similar … Continue reading

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Connect to Your Fans and Followers with the New Social Icons Widget — Chris The Story Reading Ape’s Blog

Originally posted on The WordPress.com Blog: We’re excited to introduce the new Social Icons Widget, which allows you to connect with visitors on your favorite social media networks. The new widget supports over 40 popular social platforms, from the ubiquitous … Continue reading

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Rain And Words

It appears I am settling into a nice groove of reading and writing/writing and reading.  Since I am such a nerd about my books and keeping track of the series and books I want to read, there is a lot of … Continue reading

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