Month: May 2018

To that One Soul

Day 75/100. 25 days until I am out of the most critical time post transplant. Day 100 is my daughter's birthday. I remember when I was a medical/surgical nurse, hearing the cardiothoracic surgeons tell patients, "you'll be back to normal in 6 weeks," and me thinking in my head, "yeah right." At the time, open … Continue reading To that One Soul


I truly understand the concept of homesickness. The hospital had become more like a jail. I yearned just to be touched, hear my kids, go to the bathroom when I wanted, and eat real food. My appetite had recovered a little and hospital food is simply terrible. I really, really really, wanted to go home … Continue reading Jailbreak