This summer has gotten off to a busy start.
Good News: I recently went EIGHT DAYS without pain pills. It was like an arm/shoulder/chronic pain miracle!
Bad News: I'm on Dilaudid (a strong pain med) as I write this.
(Also? Am I making any sense?)
Good News: I saw Dr. Painless yesterday.
Bad News: I really needed to see Dr. Painless.
Good News: My house did not burn down in the fire over the weekend.
Bad News: My beautiful backyard view is charbroiled.
Good News: I've gotten some amazing photos lately.
Bad News: The fire behind my house was (photographically) amazing.
Good News: Summer has arrived.
Bad News: My upstairs air conditioning broke and it is a constant 90F in my bedroom.
Good News: The broken air conditioner can be fixed.
Bad News: Does anyone have an extra $3,000 they'd like to donate to the Twenty Four At Heart Air Conditioning Fund?
More Bad News: The motor needs to be ordered and will take way too long to get here.
Good News: My house guests have been very easy, and easy to please.
Bad News: I have house guests. (And I mean that in the nicest possible way!)
Good News: I have a vacation coming up in just a few weeks.
Bad News: The vacation fund just got depleted by the broken air conditioning unit.
Good News: Dr. Painless wants me to meet with Romeo again soon.
Bad News: Romeo read what I wrote about him!
Good News: I recently acquired a rack for making Beer Can Chicken.
Bad News: The chicken might fall off the rack when it has too much beer.
Good News: I've been in the pool a lot lately.
Bad News: I'm beginning to seriously question my ability to swim, even with a modified stroke. (ie: I really needed to see Dr. Painless.)
Good News: I've sold a lot of photos lately.
More Good News: It's great having my oldest son home from college!
Even More Good News: Did I mention I'll be seeing Romeo soon?
(Isn't it always best to end with the really good stuff, even if you've heard it before?)
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