"I hate reading your blogs when you are going though days like this. I'm selfish. I want those I care about to be happy and when you're not, when you're hurting, when you're angry, when you're frustrated, when…"
"Proud of your kids for being tough? Linda, you were the model. And whether we like it or not, or intend to or not, sooner or later we become our parents in at least a few aspects. Don't believe me? Look in the…"
"Some of us - the older ones - realize time is getting shorter with each passing day. But that is the truth for all of us. Both Steve S. and Geezerchick have, in different ways, put dying in perspective. For caregivers, it's…"
"When he explains his behavior is the result of a drunken stupor, the man's in deep poop. Sorry, he needs to go...into rehab...and he'll say 'no, no, no'. His problem is severe enough that it can't help but…"
"Ah, for me, I'd buy those tin ceiling tiles! I can just imagine you there, Linda and the huge grin on your face as you walk in the door. What a special place - and you, down the rabbit hole and in Wonderland."
"Steve, you had great taste even then...& I also remember a poster of Alice Cooper. Oh well. Re: Keith Richards...he's a testimonial to the incredible durability of the human race - and amazing genes. Lou Reed, Elvis…"
"Beautifully written Linda. Cancer takes everything in the end but that's true for all of us regardless of what brings us to that point. It isn't the end that matters; it's everything in between. What changes our…"
"I think I finally understand why life moves sooo slowly as a teen...Monday to Friday seemed an eternity. Now I still trying to figure out what happened to 1987! Months and years fly by but all this is determined by the percentage of time…"
"Canada does it right. There's a sense of freedom that us Americans can't even imagine - at least not until Obamacare kicks in. That's the freedom of knowing that your health care doesn't depend on the good will…"
"You do a fantastic job profiling all the goodies in the thrift shop...those shoes were a-mazing! Chucked about the heels - I have two pair left in the closet one of which I can never wear unless I remain seated from the time I put them…"
"Awww. Linda, I loved this blog. As some cities here go thru the renewal process, city planners are developing those same neighborhoods you talk about. They are car-free zones, lots of places for pedestrians to wonder about…"
"Oh dear Cynthia.... What a pickle!! I hope that the closing date on the house will be far enough ahead that you'll have time to find somewhere else to live.
You might considering renting until you find the perfect place for…"
"well lost that condo as well. just not meant to be. I have the inspectors coming to suss out the house tomorrow morning and I have been in bed with a stinking cold.
Anyway trying to stay warm it is very unusual for us in Vancouver to have…"