Tag Archive: Blood

The Odyssey & Escaping Vietnam – Part 2

Day 2 began with a whimper… mine. After getting in bed just after 4, the nurses do an early morning rounds at about 5, 5:30 so I woke up and then… I was… Continue reading

Escorts, My Blood & Rabid Wolverines

I’m not sure what exactly I expected to happen, perhaps I thought I’d be a different person or something – I mean not really, but you think maybe just maybe removing all your… Continue reading

FINALLY, The Gods Smile on Me Ever so Slightly….

I’ve never claimed to be able to predict the future, although it’s true I’ve had my fair share of Nostradamus like moments – I wouldn’t expect to see my name down in the… Continue reading

Tickets Please… All Aboard the Pain Train….

If you are a regular reader, you’ll recall a while back when I speculated that I must have been a serial killer in a previous life, it was the only logical explanation for… Continue reading

Blood, Sentimentality & Prayers…

Here’s one of the ways I know I’m getting old. Sentimentality. A completely new concept, never believed in it, never spent a moment catering to it… As I age and my rich, vibrant,… Continue reading

My Blood, there’s a reason it’s on the Inside…

I gave blood today. I don’t mean I donated it, who’d want it? I mean, in the morning I had to go to the clinic and have blood drawn for tests. Very nearly… Continue reading

Angry Babies & Blood Work

I have been stuck more times than I care to remember, every vein has it’s own HOV lane now… I used to be the guy who went white at the thought of needles,… Continue reading