39…Going on 40

I am tired. Physically and at times mentally. That is what dialysis will do…even to someone who’s not even 40 years old. Dialysis takes a toll on your body and how you feel, regardless if you try to carry on with your life. Walking is difficult, doing small or big things can wear you out, and…

And, On This Final Day of 2012 (Cliched, I Know)…

I’m not a fan of doing year in reviews.  They’re too long and it’ll take 20,000 words to detail everything.  Nor am I a fan of making predictions for the upcoming new year.  Who knows what’s going to happen.  With that in mind, our fascination with the beginning of a new year is quite interesting…

Bowl Day 2011

Remember this post a year ago today? Don’t expect a repeat performance.   Today was ugly and if you are a Big 10 fan, that was embarrassing.  As a Big 10 homer, if I’m not wearing my Wartburg orange, I’m not afraid to say that with the exception of Iowa and Illinois, the powers that…

Sharing the New Year

New Year’s Eve is quite a spectacle.  You are going to a big party or you are opting to lay low at home or with a few friends to celebrate the coming of the new year.  For the past 33 New Years Eves, I have come to accept the inevitable fact that donning on a party…