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Showing posts from June 7, 2017


Hello again friends, from the not-so-exotic, not-so-far-away locale of my room. Where I've been for five weeks. To be exact, from my large, white square of a bed, where I've also been for five weeks. The last time I left the house was in an ambulance, twice! I missed the entire month of May! When I tottered out onto the front porch yesterday I noticed that all of the iris were entirely gone, and the hydrangea was almost fully-leafed out! I felt like Rip Van Winkle, standing there gazing at a world that seemed to spring up overnight.

I'm able to write so off-handedly about this because - guess what - I'm feeling better. TOOT! TOOT! TOOTLE OOOT!!! 🎺🎺🎺🎺🎺(Five golden trumpets accompany that phrase whenever I utter it - like in the film "Young Frankenstein" whenever anyone says the name of Chloris Leachman's character "Frau Blucher" and the horse whinnies. Except it's nice.)

It's amazing how the humor and joy comes bubbling out when I&#…