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The first container company could not get up driveway on Thursday. So we had a local company deliver a container Saturday. Very friendly and competent driver. If you are in central Ohio, I highly recommend Bins Containers. Due to fuel prices, delivery was a bit much, but storage fees are less. They deliver to Ohio … [Read more…]
We thought we could take them at first. But they just kept climbing out of those Volkswagen. Every time we thought we eliminated enough of those clowns, they just kept sending in more. The clowns got my legs.
For more than seven years, I have wintered in hospitals, rehabs and nursing homes. Loosing the legs, becoming a double amputee knife maker did not happen suddenly. The legs came off a bit at a time. There was also the heart attacks, septic shock, and organ failure. Combined, although I fought it, I have spent … [Read more…]
Still a bit stoned on morphine, cute techs, and bitching hot nurses. I got that inappropriate term from Dr. House. Got the morphine from doctor Doogie Howser. I kind of fell threw a deck. Got my prosthetic stuck. Was rescued by the fire department. In other words, typical uneventful day. I love writing and smoking … [Read more…]
Folk often ask me if I lost my legs in the war. After years of therapy and properly medicated, I am now able to talk about it. Yes, my buddy Rudolf and I were on patrol. We weren’t on the front lines. But there were reports of what folk call terrorists. We just called them … [Read more…]
Bibbet came into my life right when I needed her. She was born shortly after I returned home from amputation and rehab. She was the only survivor of her litter and lasted only a week. After that week, she left me to join her mother and siblings. But for that week, I was her mother. … [Read more…]
Since my wife skated, David has been my constant friend. Today, he is my life. I enjoy making knives. I like making jewelry. I love my David. The perfect day involves all three. Here I think we are playing fetch with his rubber ducky. He thinks we are playing keep away.