Day 352

352 days working out at home. THREE HUNDRED FIFTY TWO DAYS! I remember my last gym visit so vividly. It was March 1st, 2020 and covid hadn’t really hit the U.S.A. yet. I had been following China and discussed it every day with a friend. I was afraid. I was…

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A Very Special Dog

I’m a sleeper  An eater A keeper  Couldn’t be sweeter I sleep day and night  It’s alright  Love a comfy couch  I’m no slouch  Food and naps I juggle  I’m a special Puggle  Two shots a day keeps my diabetes at bay  I don’t flinch  With love and good food It’s…

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Hope Is All We Have

Waiting for the vaccine Waiting and craving the return to “normal” And even the mundane  This is insane In our homes for nearly a year Afraid of dying, afraid to go out  Living in fear Vaccine distribution slow if not nonexistent Promises not kept 350,000 people gone While loved ones helplessly wept…

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The Cost Of Living

Yesterday a dear FB friend asked me if I had taken my Facebook page, “Pug You MS” down.  “Yes, I really don’t want to talk about ms anymore”, I replied.  And boy did I mean it.  I hope I didn’t come across abrupt I thought to myself, I just can’t stand…

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Brokenhearted Sheep

Every day I find myself looking at my phone and wishing I could see my brother’s number light up just one more time.  I still cry wondering how he died.  Was he able to breathe?  I hope he knew I loved him. My heart still breaks that he like all…

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Alone Together

Friends and family are dying  People everywhere are crying  When will it end Is the government lying  Some wear a mask  Some want to fight  Afraid of losing their rights  Can’t buy a cure Can’t buy a hug Not even a mask Staying healthy is a task Dreams on hold …

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