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Checking in. . .

December 29th, 2008 | Uncategorized | No comments

Yeah, I know. . .it’s been a while. I noticed a funny thing. The more mobility I have, the less I sit at my computer.
I have decided to forgo PT (loud gasp!) I don’t have the time or the money ($60 a session, twice a week?!?) and my Dr. wasn’t really jazzed about it either. [...]

Wow! And a Recommedation. . .

November 28th, 2008 | Uncategorized | 2 comments

First off. . .WOW! 12 “Hello World” posts in a day. Were there really 12 ATR’s over the weekend? That sucks. This is a club I’d like to see remain a small one.
Now for the fun stuff. I rode my motorcycle today. It was awesome! The shifting was a bit [...]

I’m walking

November 23rd, 2008 | Uncategorized | 7 comments

Not sure if this is going to work or not, but here goes nuthin’. . .
Walking! from Artistic Video Productions on Vimeo.

The Boot Is Outta Here!!!

November 23rd, 2008 | Uncategorized | No comments

With apologies to Bill Shakespere. . .
“To PT or not to PT, that is the question;
Whether ’tis nobler in the mind to suffer
The bends and stretches of outrageous exercises,
Or to take foot against a board of wobble,
And by massaging, relax them. To hurt, to itch;
No more; and by a PT session to say we end
The [...]

It sounded like a good idea. . .

November 14th, 2008 | Uncategorized | 2 comments

The muscles in my arch and around my ankle were really sore today so I put some IcyHot on it.  Not a good idea.

Leg Cramps?

November 11th, 2008 | Uncategorized | 4 comments

I was walking in the boot today (I can go about a 1/2 day without crutches!) and got a massive leg cramp in my calf (the bad one)
Is this normal?
I hope so. . .

Baby Steps

November 10th, 2008 | Uncategorized | No comments

Sat on the Harley last night! I was able to put enough weight on my left leg to swing the right one over the seat.  I can’t get it off the kickstand though.  One gentle push and my leg said “No”  (must obey the leg for a while)   I did  start it up and sat [...]

Pics (with thanks to gw0508)

November 4th, 2008 | Uncategorized | 6 comments

The other side:

4 days post injury:


You know what these are for:
Stitches out:

By the way, has anyone paid tribute to the man himself yet?

Last try at Posting Pics

November 4th, 2008 | Uncategorized | 1 comment

WhooHoo!!! I think I got it. . .This was 4 days post injury.  I’m in a hurry (gotta go to work) but I’ll add more pics later today, I promise!

I’m Walking!!! (Well sort of. . . )

November 2nd, 2008 | Uncategorized | 1 comment

Haven’t figured out how to post pics, but I’m not the most computer literate to begin with. . .
I got my cast cut off on October 27th and got a walking boot. 2 weeks in a cast, not too bad really. I was a little disappointed that my foot didn’t reek as [...]