things that make me happy

These are not in any particular order! Going to the dog park Sleeping in Working in my garden Seeing sunflowers Watching my little sister grow Reading trashy magazines Dancing Burning a candle Eating Indian Food Running Drinking cold water Listening to music Visiting The Dusty Bookshelf Walking down Mass during the Christmas season Buying gifts […]

Two Scars and a Scalpel

The operating room is white and bright. Nothing like the OR’s on Grey’s Anatomy. The nurses move me onto the special table that the surgeon will use to pull my hip out of its socket. Behind me, the anesthesiologist begins messing with my IV. A young nurse in a scrub cap rubs my hand and […]