Month: April 2014


Who can tell me what the word(well, it’s not really a word) ‘comfortability’ is from?  So I had this experience last weekend.  This is what happened.  I went to hang out and watch the Penguins game with my friend at… Read More ›


I’m a really weird, ridiculous person and I say a lot of weird things.  I was like this before the stroke.  However, after the stroke – man did I say some weird shit.  Not just the normal very weird things… Read More ›

Feels like……..

I was recently watching an old rerun of Friends and someone made a mess or something and Monica said “So this is what a stroke feels like.”  I have a thing or two to say about that.  I know what… Read More ›

2 Years

WordPress just sent me a notification that today is my 2-year anniversary of starting the blog.  I remember reading somewhere that the majority of personal blogs are discontinued within 2 years because of lack of interest.  So good for me… Read More ›

Gait gait gait gait gait

Dean asked me recently if I knew of any videos or anything demonstrating the proper mechanics of gait.  I didn’t, but I looked around the interweb and found this.  It’s really good.  But it’s also kinda boring and technical.  But… Read More ›


And these cracked me up……… I realize that today is like the holiest day of the year and that these pictures may offend some, but I think they’re f’ing hilarious.  🙂


I have spent the vast majority of my life pretending to be happy when I so, so wasn’t.  Then I had a stroke when I was 30.  How much can one person take, seriously?  I have referred to the stroke as… Read More ›


I have been told multiple times, by multiple people, that I saved their life with my blog.  I sure wasn’t doing anything lifesaving as a physical therapist.  But now I am.  I didn’t save any lives by tempering what I… Read More ›

Random Thoughts

When this happened to me, I could’ve been like….well what the f***?  Why me?  Why did this happen and why did I survive?   This is bullshit.  Wait, I did think that.  A LOT.  A lot a lot a lot.  A… Read More ›


On my stats page there was the search term “symptoms.”  Now, this could mean a whole hell of a lot of things and obviously I have no idea what specifically the person who searched that wanted to know.  But I’ll write… Read More ›