Month: September 2019

  • Grieving for ourselves

    The first time I had general anesthesia for surgery, I was sure I was going to die. I looked for my life insurance information, began to compose in my head final letters to my family, dug around in my clutter to discard embarrassing items(!), and gave last cuddles to our cats. OK, so I didn’t […]

  • Am I having a heart attack?

    Sometimes overwhelming anxiety can almost disable one. Called “Panic attacks” they are no laughing matter