on the day

So exactly a week ago, last Friday, I scheduled my fistula operation. After my first failed fistula operation early this year, I was planning to go overboard with protecting my arm to ensure that this fistula would mature. I was planning on not moving around for two weeks to guarantee that nothing would go wrong.…Read more on the day

Blogging Hiatus

This might be my last post for awhile. Tomorrow, I'll be undergoing a medical procedure. This will be my fifth medical operation, my fifth in my whole life, and to think that I had my first medical operation just last year when I had a temporary catheter attached to my neck. This operation is for…Read more Blogging Hiatus

a summer musing (2016)

I can feel it. Summer is here. The sunshine has that vigour I associate with the season. It's probably one of my favourite times of they year. I'm a tropical boy through-and-through. I love the heat, wearing sleeveless shirts at home and boxers and sweating it out while the sunlight comes crashing through the windows.…Read more a summer musing (2016)

lists (a rant)

Count your blessings they say. Make a list of the things you are grateful for instead of the things you want they tell you. Those are the methods to being a happy person. I was really good at that until the list of things I could be grateful for got stuck to something like my…Read more lists (a rant)

just like Frankenstein’s monster

They told me, the nurses, that in two weeks, this catheter on my neck won't be as uncomfortable or as painful as when it was first attached. It's around that time and I'm already turning my neck around and stretching my neck back as far as I am able because my back is killing me…Read more just like Frankenstein’s monster