Me & Dr Etame

Visit with Dr. Etame

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Today, Mike, Betty, and I visited with my brain surgeon, Dr. Arnold Etame, and the remnants of the tumor have continued to shrink. Yay! Even closer and back to myself!! I also shared a pic from my fun MRI spot two days ago with the great Ryan McGinness art that I love to visit. Oh yeah, they made me strip, even though…

The Fam

Family Fun

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Family meet-up today. So great to catch up with aunts and uncles (and Mom)! We drove down to Sarasota to see the Elliotts, who are technically a 2nd cousin, but I consider an aunt and uncle.  I can’t believe they are sooooo close and we don’t see them often at all!!  Well, there are changes with me going back to…

Friday Sunset
MIZE Gallery

Visit at St Pete

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Mike and I took a nice afternoon visit to a new art space, MIZE Gallery, to catch up with owner/artist Chad Mize. He has just launched a great gallery with this first art show, in which 100 artists made a painting about a film.  It was hard not to purchase a few!!  We then went slightly north for a stop by Sunken Gardens to…

Diary: 4/11/2018 – Let It Happen

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I haven’t listened to this song in a while.  Especially since an operation that removed the brain tumor in my head. Now, I understand why it moved me so much at that time.  I was close to not being here anymore. “I heard about a whirlwind that’s coming ’round It’s gonna carry off all that isn’t bound, and When it…

Twin Peaks Limited Event Series

My Twin Peaks Obsession

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My Twin Peaks obsession is living inside me again!  Last year, Mr. David Lynch released a new series on Showtime.  It has the theme that the same nuance is occurring 25 years after the first series. I’m not going to lie – I wanted to watch it so very badly, but honestly, my brain was still healing after my brain tumor…