Monthly Archives: July 2012

I was made to face up to realities

Sometimes the usual feel good fix of helping others isn’t available.    It’s been a long while since I donated blood (lots of reasons – medications, pregnancy, lifestyle) and I thought that they’d welcome me with open arms: enthusiastically embrace … Continue reading

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Baby, it’s cold outside.

Three degrees, actually, and I was hanging out the laundry. On the way back in, icicles dangling, I nearly stepped on two snails. Snail smush x 2 would have been easy because these little beggers were close enough to each other … Continue reading

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More proof that I am a medical fuckup

God, it is so irritating to have my altruistic fantasies smashed into pieces. Tomorrow I was going into the city to donate blood and sign up for the bone marrow donor registry, amongst other things. But a little light googling … Continue reading

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I left my full time job on Friday

I won’t miss the ridiculous politics of it, the screaming and swearing of most of the people or the demented workload but I will miss the people.   Surprisingly enough, it appears that they will miss me too.  The mechanics … Continue reading

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Sometimes I feel like it is wrong to be this happy

I don’t gush about the HTB to people in real life so it is here that i spill my guts in a rush of soppy sentimentality.   The truth is, I don’t think I’ve ever been so content as I … Continue reading

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