Spina Bifida

The Event

By pwsadmin / April 8, 2024 /

—The Event – Part II— I sat in the Suite, sipping my Diet Coke and waiting.—Waiting to meet a bunch of people I had never met. I was nervous about this.Still, I patiently sat and watched the Arena from the Suite.My Uncle “Unc!” texted me and said they had arrived and were walking to the…

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Upcoming Event

By pwsadmin / April 4, 2024 /

Today, it dawned on me that I’ve been feeling down lately.Maybe the word “Blah” describes it best.When I feel like this, I don’t feel much like journaling.I don’t feel much like doing anything. I believe these feelings are a normal part of life.And it’s easy to get down on yourself. Very easy. I believe it…

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By pwsadmin / March 24, 2024 / Comments Off on 3/24/24

I woke up with some Muscle Aches this morning.The time was 3:35 in the A.M.The Aches were my body’s way of telling me that I had officially slept in my Recliner for too long—about Five Days too long, to be exact.I feel much better than I did on previous days, which is good. I got…

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By pwsadmin / March 23, 2024 / Comments Off on 3/23/24

My body keeps an infection. I’ve spoken about it before, but it’s been a while since I last talked about it.With Urostomies and Catheters, the body keeps an infection.The goal is to keep the infection under control.So, every now and then, it flares up. That’s what this week has been—a flare-up.I’ve been dealing with it…

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The Podiatrist

By pwsadmin / March 7, 2024 / Comments Off on The Podiatrist

I had my Podiatrist Visit this week.That whole day is a story within itself. —The whole world seemed to be against me having Escargot or Fried Chicken Livers. I digress, though. This was my first visit to this Podiatrist.I hadn’t seen a doctor of this type since I lived in Huntsville. The place is a…

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The Beetle

By pwsadmin / March 3, 2024 / Comments Off on The Beetle

I want to explain something that I have to deal with every day. Every hour. Every minute. —My body.The Bible says God is in the Mother’s Womb during our Creation. I believe it. If my body were a vehicle, it would be a WWII Volkswagen Beetle.The Volkswagen used in WWII, also known as the “Kommandeurswagen,”…

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2/29/2024 – Update

By pwsadmin / February 29, 2024 / Comments Off on 2/29/2024 – Update

Someone “Teased” us with Spring-Like Weather over the past few days. Whoever the “tease” was, then laughed a maniacal laugh, flipped the switch to the A/C back to “On,” shouted, “Just Kiddin’,” and shut the door on us all. It’s not that cold, either. But the body doesn’t like going from 70 to 45 degrees…

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Hip Injection

By pwsadmin / February 29, 2024 / Comments Off on Hip Injection

I got my Hip Injection today.I walked into Procedure Room #5 where I heard Bon Jovi’s “Wanted Dead Or Alive” playing overhead. “Good Tune,” I say to the Doctor. “Yes, Sir. Gotta love Classic Rock,” He replied. “It’s hard to believe that’s considered “Classic Rock,” I said. “It feels like that song came out yesterday.”…

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Update 2/27/2024

By pwsadmin / February 28, 2024 / Comments Off on Update 2/27/2024

Tomorrow, I go for my Hip Shot.As I’ve stated before, I cannot have “Back Blocks” or any type of “Shot” in my Back due to my Spina Bifida and my Tethered Spinal Cord. I can, however, have shots in my Hips to help alleviate Hip pain. I’ll have that done tomorrow. Then, on Friday, I…

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2/26/24 – Journal Entry

By pwsadmin / February 27, 2024 / Comments Off on 2/26/24 – Journal Entry

It was another beautiful Spring-Like day today, so I took “The Dawgs” out for a drive. On a long straight stretch of the road, I came up on four Buzzards eating something on the road. I’ll call it a “Steak.” A great big juicy Steak. They were in hog heaven.As I get close, the Buzzards…

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