Two years to be thankful for

Two years to be thankful for

Thanksgiving has always been my favorite holiday. Now that it will forever be linked to my brain surgery, it will have an even deeper meaning. While it can at times seem cliche to espouse on “things I’m thankful for” essays this time of year, I feel it is warranted after this kind of roller-coaster ride. […]

“Roid RAGE”

“Roid RAGE”

Now that I am further into my recovery, I finally feel that I am in a good enough place to write about one of the larger hurdles in the process; Steroids. I know most would immediately think of a muscular baseball player (i.e. A-Rod), and not someone who is bouncing back from neurosurgery. However, they […]

Laces Out

Laces Out

Two weeks post surgery and the stitches in the dome are being removed. Apologies if the picture of the wound elicited your gag reflex. However I felt like it is important to show others who are facing a craniotomy operation the true “look”. In my case, that also entails a Viking (Ragnar Lothbrok) hair style, […]