Greetings from the disaster area!

Howdy, folks. So, since last we spoke, there was a sort of a tornado thingy that pretty much wrecked a large part of Tuscaloosa. Fortunately, I live across the river in Northport, and we didn’t have anything really bad on this side, just a lot of rain. It did knock the cable out until just … Continue reading “Greetings from the disaster area!”

Good news, everyone game thread: April 11, Braves at Giants

So, as you might have seen, earlier this week I was in Indianapolis. This had nothing to do with basketball — actually, the basketball caused some problems getting a hotel room — but was about my health. Basically, I was there to see the guy who’s the top expert in the type of cancer I … Continue reading “Good news, everyone game thread: April 11, Braves at Giants”

UPDATE: How my health situation resembles the Braves offense in early 2009

I am going to be allegorical here, because it’s basically the only way I know how to put this. My oncologist prescribed a new treatment this year; let’s call it “Yunel Escobar” because it is annoying and showy but effective. And Yunel led off the treatment with a triple. Yay! It would be easy enough … Continue reading “UPDATE: How my health situation resembles the Braves offense in early 2009”