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January 20, 2021 - Exhausted
Wednesday, January 20, 2021      11 comments

Anybody else emotionally drained today...? One thing continued to ring in my ears, a poem of restoration... https://abcnews.go.com/US/vi
deo/poet-amanda-gorman-rea
ds-hill-climb-75377294 We will rebuild, reconcile and recover a... Read more
January 16, 2020 - Raising a pup or Kidnapped from an Alien Planet
Saturday, January 16, 2021      6 comments

A friend (also dog owner / lover) shared this article on 'when you get a puppy'. It does shed light on what you must face... https://www.whole-dog-journa
l.com/behavior/kidnapped-f
rom-planet-dog/ From the pup's perspective this ... Read more
January 15, 2021 - Some good news, when it's hard to find any.
Friday, January 15, 2021      10 comments

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Smile again
Tuesday, January 12, 2021      13 comments

LET SLEEPING DOGS LIE... Read more
Smile
Tuesday, January 12, 2021      7 comments

Sweet puppy... Read more
January 6, 2020 - Got the 'Call'
Wednesday, January 06, 2021      11 comments

Early this morning the Medical Center for Clinical Research who administered the Moderna trial that I was a participant of called to schedule an appointment to reveal whether I got the vaccine or the placebo. Jan. 15th I will have an appointment... Read more
December 25, 2020 - Simply said...
Friday, December 25, 2020      9 comments

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December 22, 2020 - Merry Christmas
Tuesday, December 22, 2020      8 comments

Present in the mail...wreath and pillow from my sister Joan. City of San Francisco original water main cover (with a backup framed plaque) from my nephew Jon. Puppy photo frame from my co-raiser Vickie. Nice...I ordered myself a new robe from Ve... Read more
December 21, 2020 - First walk in a long time
Monday, December 21, 2020      7 comments

I did get out to take an early evening walk to enjoy the lights and see the 'Christmas' Star. And Elkie is with me for the next 2 weeks...exercise will be increased. Probably just what I need during this long dark days........ Read more
December 18, 2020 - 1 week to Christmas
Friday, December 18, 2020      9 comments

Spending away from family for the first time in 40+ years. Will be joining my friend Jane (age 84) and fellow puppy raiser for CCI for the afternoon. Cornish game hens with cornbread-sausage stuffing. Mashed potatoes & gravy, asparagus, rolls, h... Read more
December 13, 2020 - The vaccine is on it's way and we are excited...
Sunday, December 13, 2020      6 comments

As you know I am a participant in the Moderna vaccine study, which is seeking FDA approval this week. And the first Pfizer vaccines are on their way to arm the healthcare workers to deal safely with the public. Proud moment for America, even as ... Read more
December 7, 2020 - Almost Famous or Hardly Famous...that is the question
Monday, December 07, 2020      6 comments

https://www.newyorker.com/maga
zine/2020/12/14/countdown-
to-a-coronavirus-vaccine ... Read more
December 7, 2020 - Doing better each and every day
Monday, December 07, 2020      4 comments

So I feel more in control, still a little emotional but hey - if I am feeling something then that makes me alive. Numbness I know a lot about, back when my heart was stony. I think about the 'bad years' and how I made it through them. 1995 and 2... Read more
December 5, 2020 - Feeling Eased
Saturday, December 05, 2020      11 comments

Not a bad day, my gut is not in a turmoil. 1) got what I needed to do this morning with my chores (house prep for 10 days with Elkie mostly though I paid property taxes for my residence and the Ranch online without a problem) 2) had a... Read more
December 4th - Wracked by by Dis - Ease
Friday, December 04, 2020      13 comments

Went for a Covid-19 test yesterday, though I don't think I really needed it, just wanted some 'calm' reassurance as we slip into a new lockdown here. And after a sleepless night and a roller coaster day of ups & downs, feelings of inadequacies a... Read more

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