Chapter 13: When The Past Calls, Answer. It Has Something Important To Say.

I remember waking up to what felt like my heart beating out of my chest.  And after a week of acting strange, being distant and feeling disconnected with myself, I finally realized why.  That realization took me by surprise.  Because, well, I have been doing so well.  But after admitting to myself that the very thought of … Continue reading Chapter 13: When The Past Calls, Answer. It Has Something Important To Say.

Chapter 10: Fifteen Days After My 10-Hour Brain Surgery

It was the morning of February 14th, 2017 that my family stood at the end of the hallway and watched me slowly disappear on a stretcher - not knowing when they would be able to see me next. I would be wheeled down the hall for a couple of minutes with a nurse wearing a blue cap to the … Continue reading Chapter 10: Fifteen Days After My 10-Hour Brain Surgery

Chapter 9: Overcoming depression – tell someone 

I never thought it would end. The nightmare that replaced my Midas touch. When everything was perfect – I couldn’t complain. I still did, though. Because traffic is annoying. I had nothing to wear. It is challenging deciding when the best time to travel is. Those 5 pounds - pesky, aren’t they? But I celebrated, too. … Continue reading Chapter 9: Overcoming depression – tell someone