7 days after surgery

I had a lot of difficulty getting in here tonight. I’m pretty sure it’s my fault, if fault is to be blamed. I’ve noticed a proclivity to forgetfulness.
A lack of confidence in you know, those small things, like ummm Memory. It’s really been upsetting. I expect that’s from the pain meds [...]

December 4 - day of surgery

Hi again and thanks to Michelle who wrote a comment with acute accuracy about the nature of our condition and the length of this upcoming recovery.
I had to be at the hospital at 6am. Cedars Sinai at the edge of Beverly Hills. They tried to do a neural block. It didn’t take. So the [...]

Two days to go before surgery

Hello everyone. My name is Adam Lewis. I live in West L.A. And I’m 60 years old. A pretty young 60 but 60 nevertheless. I believe in the catharsis of writing so this seems to be the place to do just that.
I have an idea how I got here but couldn’t swear to it in [...]