Archive for January, 2011

The Kind of Hospital I’m in

Lisa
8 days into my stay and I just felt confident and able to go to the third floor cafeteria on my own. I had heard rumours about Jello and when a tiny, toothless cafeteria worker noticed me looking longingly through...

A Slice of a Day in the Life

Lisa
A young cleaning woman mopped around me as a read yesterday. “Has anyone ever told you that you look like Jessica Biel?”, thinking she must hear it all the time. “No way” she said clearly pleased. “really?” “I think you’d...

What the Hell is Wrong with People?

Lisa
I have to tell you about this older man and woman who come to visit someone in a nearby room. So here I am, in my supermodel best hospital edition robe, clutched at the back, looking like I’ve ridden to...

Communication Breakdown

Lisa
If I’ve communicated with you personally consider it the tiniest of miracles. I’m quite sure I’ve sent emails only in my head and really sent others that I can’t remember. Such is life  in the whirlwind of medications and testing....

You don’t know sick

Lisa
I will never again say, I feel like crap. Continue reading

Liver of Mine (aka LOM)

Lisa
Part one.

Gone Shopping

Lisa
Details soon!!

Baby Makes His Blue Jeans Talk

Lisa
The generational divide between myself and some 20-somethings can be boiled down to this:  I like my clothes to be clean when I wear them.  Continue reading

Reasons to Love Ricky Gervais

Lisa
He just makes so much sense!  Direct quotes taken from last night’s hour-long appearance on Piers Morgan’s show on CNN. Continue reading

One Flu Over the Cuckoo’s Nest

Lisa
I came down with something on Tuesday night. Continue reading