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    We All Could Use Some Extra Stars In The Sky

    {June 26, 2015} I stared at the nurse as he asked me again, “Dabney, do you know what year it is?” The whites of his eyes grew larger each time he raised his eyebrows, like he was begging me to say something, anything. My stare shifted around the sterile holding room. Where am I? I saw the nurse raise his dark skinned hand closer to my face as he snap, snap, snapped his fingers, trying to get my attention. I blinked. He asked again, “The year, Dabney. Do you remember what year it is?” I knew what he was saying, but there was nothing in my mind that triggered an…

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    Are Ya Kidding Me?

    Really? Oh, to go back and erase all the years I’ve muddled through life with brain fog and fatigue. Honestly, all this time, all these years I’ve pushed my mind with much caffeine, random slogging (aka “slooow jogging”), and oodles of vitamins just to focus. And this one super-de-dooper, non-invasive procedure cleared my brain and reduced my upper body swolleness. Amazing. So now I  must confess how incredibly stubborn that I am. I orginally didn’t want this procedure. Nope. As soon as I learned my doctors had stumbled upon another problem with my body and there was a chance it would improve the quality of my life, I internally plugged…