Archive for June, 2013

Understanding stuff

Saturday, June 22nd, 2013

One of my favorite parts of aging is that I finally understand stuff. Some things have just never made sense to me until lately. I’m diggin’ it. Life is short Everybody says it. I say it. It was just words used to justify something—probably bad behavior. But now, I’ve had just ten good years of […]

Made it

Saturday, June 22nd, 2013

My father had his first MI at age 55. His father had his first MI at 55. This past week, I celebrated my 56th birthday. I’m breaking new ground on the W (Dad’s) side of the family. On the H (Mom’s) side, cardiac problems aren’t quite so clear-cut, although they are many. Most of that […]