Tag: mom

  1. Another eventful couple of weeks.

    31 August 2020

    CW: Stuff about medicine, post-surgical care, and cancer.  Feel free to close the tab if you need to.

    It's been a couple of weeks since my last update.  I was working on a different post in my spare time but I'm not entirely pleased with how it's turning out, plus I think it needs a lot more work, so I thought it'd be easier to write about the last week and change.  By "easier," I mean "easier to write," not "easier to handle."

    A little over a week ago, on the 21st of August, I was killing time with mom …

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  2. Update from the homestead.

    12 August 2020

    CW: Stuff about medicine, post-surgical care, and wounds.  Feel free to close the tab if you need to.

    This won't be easy for me to write, mostly because I'm tired, scatterbrained, and trying to put everything in some kind of order.  I'm pretty stressed out and my allergies aren't helping, either.  It's also been difficult to find ideas to put together right now.

    Cancer is a nasty adversary.  It runs you down, robs you of your strength, and tries to steal away your dignity.  The overall supply of dignity in the world right now is starting to run low and …

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  3. I dropped out of sight for a couple of days.

    22 July 2020

    Observant readers may have been wondering why I seemed to drop off the grid for a couple of days.  Timed posts kept going up as expected, and undoubtedly other socnets seemed like they were being operated by my exocortex (which they were, for the most part).  You've probably been wondering what happened.

    You know what?  Fuck it.  I don't have the compute cycles right now to do a proper intro.  I count it as fortune that I have the compute cycles just to type this right now.  There's no easy or polite way to talk about it.  My concentration is …

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