Vivid Dreams

  Vivid Dreams I have been using a CPAP machine every night for 18 years. If I take a nap in my chair now during the day without a CPAP machine I have scary, vivid nightmares. I believe it is from low blood oxygen. These dreams can start almost as soon as I sit down … Continue reading Vivid Dreams

My Upper Nest

  Incubate My Upper Nest The Daily Prompt word is Incubate. As a writer, I've always looked at my alert mind as my upper nest, as in comparison to an incubator. In my early years, I tried to sit on my thoughts, ruminating at length, that was not productive, my rear wouldn't get into the … Continue reading My Upper Nest

“How I Lived 50 + Years With a Spinal Cord Injury”

Greetings to all of my blogging friends. I thought some of you might be interested in finding out my new book is just coming out in paperback. I have included a hundred and two of my best blog stories in this book. I hope somebody out there enjoys it. Happy reading. Leland My new book … Continue reading “How I Lived 50 + Years With a Spinal Cord Injury”

Cranky Crotchety Cantankerous

    Cranky Crotchety Cantankerous I wouldn't call my wife cranky, she is more grossly cross-tempered, touchy and irritable most of the time. I learned many years ago not to ask whether or not she woke up on the wrong side of the bed. That makes for a very bad start, to a long day … Continue reading Cranky Crotchety Cantankerous

Celebrating My Brother’s Colonoscopy

  Celebrating My Brother's Colonoscopy DAILY PROMPT Pace Oddity If you could slow down an action that usually zooms by,  or speeds up an event that normally drags on, which would you choose, and why? Colonoscopy "Colonoscopy is a test that allows your doctor to look at the inner lining of your large intestine … Continue reading Celebrating My Brother’s Colonoscopy

A Surprise Visitor

A Surprise Visitor Somebody in our family had a premonition that it would be just great if we all got together and had dinner out as a family. Of course, the first question that came up, where to eat? Some wanted to go to McDonald’s, others wanted Chinese buffet. We had a few younger ones … Continue reading A Surprise Visitor

I’ll Fly Away

  "I'll Fly Away, Oh Glory, I'll Fly Away" It is a true blessing to be young and healthy, to live without any devastating disease such as cancer or juvenile diabetes and many other things that haunt all ages. We should protect that good health with everything we have available to us from lifestyle attitude … Continue reading I’ll Fly Away