“Night Walks”: ‘Memory Dump’

4:35 AM - A slow Friday night/Saturday morning at work Song: "Telegraph Ave ("Oakland by Lloyd")" by Childish Gambino (I do not own that video nor is there any intended copyright infringement) - After getting 1/2 cup of coffee at work, I realized that I've never brewed my own cup(s) of coffee before...! - I … Continue reading “Night Walks”: ‘Memory Dump’

Becoming A Cyborg, Part 2: The Surgery and the 1st Week Post-Surgery

The Sunday before the surgery, I don't remember much of what happened, other than family and friends of the family popping in to visit. Monday morning, I was taken downstairs to a prep area. I have to admit, having a nurse shave your trunk from the neck down - all parts - was slightly more … Continue reading Becoming A Cyborg, Part 2: The Surgery and the 1st Week Post-Surgery

Becoming A Cyborg, Part 1: The Lead-Up and The Diagnosis

It was a clear, black night. A clear white moon. Warren G's on the streets, trying.... ...wait, that's not how it went. Actually, it was the Fall of 2009. Leading up to then, I had been lucky enough to have very few health issues. Chickenpox in the 2nd grade - but who didn't have them … Continue reading Becoming A Cyborg, Part 1: The Lead-Up and The Diagnosis