Browsing the blog archives for June, 2006

Kicking and Screaming

in Rants

In case you haven’t noticed (and if you live in the US like me, you might not have noticed), the 2006 World Cup is running this month and next. In fact, the second round finished yesterday, with the last of 8 teams advancing to the quarterfinals. Since the US didn’t even make it out of […]

The Waiting is the Hardest Part

in Rants

(Yes, I’m still here.) Tonight’s story begins, really, a couple of weeks ago. My grandmother had to be taken, by ambulance, to the hospital. She was having trouble breathing, among other things. We found out later that evening that she had stopped taking most of her medicines, including the one that prevents fluid from building […]