This publication is the exclusive property of cj Schlottman, and is protected under the US Copyright Act of 1976 and all other applicable international, federal, state and local laws. The contents of this blog may not be reproduced as a whole or in part, by any means whatsoever, without consent of the author, cj Schlottman. All rights reserved.
Sunday, August 28, 2011
Thursday, August 25, 2011
This morning, when I emerged from my drug-induced sleep, the dressing on my thigh had worked its way down to my knee. So, I cut it off and took a look at my burns. Not pretty. Where the blisters had been yesterday, there were new ones, some of them weeping clear fluid, others ballooned out like little jellyfish. By the time I changed into a skirt and top, most of the blisters had popped, and when I arrived at Urgent Care for my follow-up, my skirt was scattered with moist circles on the right side.
Wednesday, August 24, 2011
© cj Schlottman
Thursday, August 11, 2011
This is a continuation of sorts. To start at the beginning, click here.
And it’s Parrish with more bad news, delivering it in his usual passive-agressive manner. What in the name of God am I supposed to do with this news? My muscles, which have begun to relax, tense up, and my neck begins to ache. Good job, P, you have achieved your goal. I am officially depressed and anxious and furious all at the same time. Good for you. The stock market is in the toilet and I am hemorrhaging money, and now I get to worry about you, too.
Monday, August 8, 2011
(Later in the day............discharge diagnosis: chronic pancreatitis).
Friday, August 5, 2011
Yes, Ma’am, Miz cj, you sure know how to pinch those pennies.