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Intentionally Left Blank

It’s not necessarily that there’s nothing to say… I could say a lot of stuff, actually, but probably none is terribly appropriate without hearing the inflection and all that jazz.  Tomorrow I head up to Dana Farber… I originally didn’t … Continue reading

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I’m in Ur Hozzpidal Breakin’ Ur Stuff

Care and compassion aside, I realize that too many trips to certain hospitals in a short period tends to make me feel… well, animosity towards the institution. So Monday I spent what was actually a relatively short amount of time … Continue reading

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In Other News

Mr. Shoe found some off brand conversation hearts at Stop and Shop. We called them Ghetto Hearts, but that’s not quite fair. One of them said “Dewy Eye.” I mean, that’s nearly poetic. Another said “Boy Craz.” And another said, … Continue reading

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You Always Hurt the Ones You Love

Mr. Shoe says it’s empathy, and I say it’s probably weird and I shouldn’t feel that way, because my sweet GP signed on for it and I sure as hell didn’t, but man, I always feel bad when I go … Continue reading

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Aw, Screw It…

Sometimes I mean to come and update and then I just think… It was so damn hard to click the trackpad button that now I don’t feel like writing anything. And the only exaggeration there might b that sometimes it … Continue reading

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When Progress Doesn’t Feel Like Progress

First, it must totally suck ass to be a doctor. And of course, there are areas of medicine that must suck even more than others. I think primary care sucks in its own unique way… You’re the first medical professional … Continue reading

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Never Mind the Typos, Here Comes a Post

Yeah, so I am updating on the Droid this post. Why? Because it is in my little girlie hands and I don’t have to sit up. I don’t know if I have girlie hands. Every time the nurses at the … Continue reading

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Silly Mortal, Easy is for… Other Silly Mortals

I went for the four week follow up at Dana Farber on Friday, which was good. By good, I mean, I was really incredibly grateful to be there, because for the past week and a half, I felt pretty crappy, … Continue reading

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Things That Go Duh in the Night

There are things you just shouldn’t feel dumb about doing but you just do. For instance, through some weird inexperience on the part of the scheduler (at Dana Farber) and the schedulees (us) my follow up appointment was set for … Continue reading

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Those Drive By Posts

I have indeed been meaning to update more (and I did get a little page up earlier), but the sad fact is, I look better than I feel, and man, I look kinda ass like today. I kinda have for … Continue reading

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