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Archive for April, 2013

Looking up an old friend —

Yesterday’s colonoscopy went well. While I will have to wait for the pathology results from the biopsy, the doctor found heaps of¬†diverticula¬†(not for the squeamish) in my colon. The preliminary diagnosis is diverticulosis and my recent problems put down to diverticulitis flare ups. From what I understand so far, the general treatment/prevention approach is maintaing […]

Pills and potion —

One way or another, I have been sick for the last seven months. Various theories include post-infection problems after nursing our dying calf Willow last year, some form of inflammatory bowel disease or, God forbid, something more serious. Things have slowly worsened over the last six months, requiring me to adjust my diet, take all […]

Anniversary —

Twenty three years ago, I married a beautiful young woman. Twenty three years later and on the other side of the world, I still can’t quite believe how lucky I am. Blessed beyond measure.