Monthly Archives: January 2008

Five weird things about me

This exercise has been making the rounds of the blogsphere so I thought I would give it a try. 1. I hate snow – really, really hate it. 2. Chess is my favourite game but I am the worst player … Continue reading

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The bugs

A bug has all sorts of meaning these days. I have been fighting off a lung infection caused by a cold bug of some kind and think I may have finally won. When a computer isn’t working properly we refer … Continue reading

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Something’s afoot.

Quite out of the blue last night Lynn’s right foot gained some ability to move. At first is was just a twitch really but quickly progressed to where she could move her ankle up and down and lift up her … Continue reading

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I & I

I & I stands for injury and illness. Since the Las Vegas marathon opportunities to exercise have been few and far between. Shin, calve, knee issues have made running a near impossibility. In the last little while the annual visit … Continue reading

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Stereotatic Radiosurgery – what to expect.

While it is still fresh in recent memory here is the process that awaits those heading in for stereotactic radiosurgery. 7:30 – Arrive at the hospital for 8:00 appointment for an MRI. Lynn started fasting the evening before as blood … Continue reading

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Not for the faint of heart – or head

The day started yesterday at 5:00 with early breakfasts and hustling the kids off to school a little earlier than normal so we could make it for the 8:00 MRI appointment. After the MRI it was straight to the oncology … Continue reading

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Limbo

I haven’t been writing much because we have been in a kind of limbo. Basically we are waiting for Thursday the 10th to arrive. After that we can take another breath. Over the holidays Lynn’s friends have come to visit … Continue reading

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2008 Goals

One of my goals for last year were to run 4000K which I missed by a huge margin as I spent most of the year – including most of th is month injured. I still managed 2260K. My other goal … Continue reading

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