Monthly Archives: December 2012

Homeward Bound

Strokeman taught me early on in our relationship to appreciate a good summary of a given topic. So let me at this point summarize a few things before moving on to our outpatient rehab experience. In the last few days … Continue reading

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Passing Through

While there were several people along the inpatient rehab way who were either unhelpful, or downright frustrating, there were also many who were wonderful. I have gone back and looked through different things I posted during those days, and these … Continue reading

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A ‘Handel’ on the Holidays

Oh, I do love a good pun! In fact, I love a bad pun – any old pun will do! Ahem…It has been a tradition from the beginning of our marriage that Strokeman and I find somewhere to see a … Continue reading

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Guide Me O Thou Great Jehovah

What was I to think? How was I to process this time when it seemed that I was floundering in every aspect of my life? How was I to grapple with the appearance that every decision I was making was … Continue reading

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There Were Never Such Devoted Sisters

Though much has been said, and more will be said about my church family, one should not take that to mean that I have no appreciation for my biological family. I am so thankful for the way they have all … Continue reading

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My Knapsack on My Back

Whether it be in the late fall or the early spring, when the temperatures start resting somewhere between 60 and 80, I start yearning for hiking days with picnic lunches. For several years we would buy a pass that would … Continue reading

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Help I Need Somebody!

I don’t know why I felt a need to have someone else tell me to go home and take care of myself. I guess I have always been better at keeping the rules than making them. During this time, I … Continue reading

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