todAAy i AAm grAAteful & thAAnkful
all most of the people who make me feel uncomfortable. I may not appreciate them at the time, but in hindsight, they are often my greatest teachers.
that I am independent, yet dependent on so many
that my friend, John, who tried to kill himself last March, is much better. He is due to leave TIRR (Texas Institute for Research & Rehabilitation, where Congressperson Giffords rehabbed) next week and go home. He still has a long way to go but his therapy can be done at home. He may never walk again, but he's alive and seems willing to stay that way. Several of us have visited him often over the past 6 months and watched the miracle of recovery from what should have been a fatal gunshot wound to the brain.
Few novels or plays could exist without at least one troublemaker in the group, and perhaps life couldn't either.