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Category: Creativity

“Ain’t Scared”

I’ve always thought that “ain’t scared” sounded goofy – but it’s the only thing that comes to mind when I consider this post… Friends ask me if I’m scared about the upcoming deep brain stimulation (DBS) surgery. I’m anxious – not scared.  Anxious about what to expect post-surgery, and honestly a little anxious about what I’ll miss at work and within my community groups and circle of friends while recuperating. I’m “scared” of what might happen if I don’treceive treatment, scared of falling more often and harder, scared of an increasing… Read more “Ain’t Scared”

So many favorites…

Weeks ago, I mentioned this blog to a friend who responded, “How fun! We can all share pictures of our favorite earrings with you!” Sounds like a plan! Here are three of my favorites – all created by San Antonio jewelry artist Scarlette Dove. I bought the pair on the left during a trip to Texas three years ago and the pair on the right specifically to wear following the surgery. Ask me about my earrings is my opening line. It will be my way of marking the post-surgery days.… Read more So many favorites…