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The Road to Recovery
Friday, May 22, 2015      7 comments

Well, my friends, I'm at the surgeon's office at the hospital right now, waiting to see him for a follow-up. I'm still dealing with pain, though it's been a little easier, now that they've provided me with the proper medication. I'm also going... Read more
Wednesday, May 20, 2015      7 comments

Hey folks, just wanted to let you know, I got moved to a nursing home this past Thursday to heal up. Unfortunately, there's no wifi there (not even a WEAK signal, how bad is that?) so connecting has been non-existent, unfortunately. However, I... Read more
Second Verse, Same as the First?
Wednesday, May 13, 2015      9 comments

Have you ever been in so much pain that you couldn't even answer the phone? Or eat? Or do anything but moan and cry in bed? Ah, good. I was worried that I might have been the only one. Anyway, it's been REALLY bad since last night..... Read more
Here Comes the Pain Again...
Monday, May 11, 2015      10 comments

Oh, dear Lord, the pain today is something diabolical and cruel. It feels like torture; it's as if someone has attached invisible needles to the nerves running from my neck to my left elbow, and frequently connects their accompanying wires to a... Read more
Uphill Battle
Saturday, May 09, 2015      11 comments

Well, my friends, I know Mama Jane has been keeping you updated as much as she can, but I was lucky enough to get a connection here in the hospital where I'm recovering, so I figured I'd let you know what's going on. Okay, first off: the s... Read more
I Am Back!.. for a little while
Monday, March 09, 2015      8 comments

Hello, my friends! I apologize for being gone so long, and depriving the world of my twisted wisdom! Okay, seriously, I missed you all, and I just wanted to take this moment to tell you all that I'm okay. At the moment, I'm living in Manh... Read more
Finding Inspiration (The Right Way?)
Saturday, February 21, 2015      6 comments

Okay, even though this blog has more of a literary bent to it, I think that even those without designs on becoming a professional writer/novelist/author/whateve
r, will be able to find something to take away from it. Here goes everything: ... Read more
Keepin' It Movin'... Slooowly
Thursday, February 19, 2015      9 comments

I...am tired. Tired of this cold, tired of this place...just tired. I do my best to maintain a positive attitude, it's just more work on some days than others. One thing that's helping me keep a bright outlook in sight--if not exactly emb... Read more
Mental Evolution...Sort Of
Tuesday, February 10, 2015      8 comments

Okay, I was in the doctor's office today, waiting to see a new psychiatrist (sounds like a lead-in to a bad joke, doesn't it?), and I'm watching the TV, which is on Fox 5's morning show. On this show, there is an interview going on with a plus-... Read more
Keepin' it Movin' (Francesca)
Sunday, February 08, 2015      5 comments

Okay, I know this isn't exactly a writer's site, and maybe this isn't quite the forum for sharing short stories, but I wanted to give all of my SparkFriends their own reading of my first short story, so here it is. I'm riding high on caffiene a... Read more
Keepin' it Movin' (Super Bowl Sunday... Uhmm, Okay)
Sunday, February 01, 2015      6 comments

I just finished a good book that my girlfriend/fiancee/wife/mother of my two youngest sent me, The Lucky One, by Nicholas Sparks. Granted, it wasn't in my normal reading wheelhouse (I'm more of a sci-fi/horror/urban fantasy type), but I enjoyed... Read more
Just For Today
Friday, January 30, 2015      6 comments

Okay, anyone here that knows me knows that I'm in recovery from addiction; I don't keep that a secret. In fact, today marks 155 days of staying clean from drugs and alcohol. Now, I'm very happy with myself about that, and I don't have any ... Read more
Had To Share This...
Wednesday, January 28, 2015      9 comments

Okay, I'm going through various blogs the other day--this was after my "Gotta Come Clean" blog--and I come across a blog that really caught my attention. The SparkBlogger's name is GWEN_EVRA, and the title of the blog is "Hi my name is Jen, and... Read more
Keepin' it Movin' (Snowed-In...Kinda)
Tuesday, January 27, 2015      4 comments

Well, today is going to be an inside day, as the halfway house I live in at the moment has cancelled all passes for the day (to explain the pass system in short, in order to go anywhere while you're here, you have to fill out detailed passes for... Read more
Gotta Come Clean About Something...
Sunday, January 25, 2015      3 comments

Okay, I know that SparkPeople is all about fitness--physical, mental, and emotional--and most people's goals within this community is to lose weight and keep it off, but I have to be a man and admit something; a truth that many people may have m... Read more

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