Dealing with the staff at doctor’s office.

Monthly Archives: June 2014

Dealing with the staff at doctor’s office.


Dealing with Doctor’s Staff: For most of my life I have been in perfect health. Sure there was the polio when I was child, the chronic bronchitis and obesity but I was in good health. At around 30 I started going to a gym and the flab came off and I was fit as a fiddle. Then I hit 50 and suddenly my blood pressure went through the roof. I was told I was walking time bomb. Then it started. It was one doctor after another and one medication after another. Little did I know then that it was the downward spiral Read more...

ESCROW… buying a house in California


ESCROW In California when you buy a house, you have to go through something called ESCROW. And when I say go through…it’s like when a fetus goes through the birth canal. It’s that painful. It’s a series of disclosures and paper signings and documents and reports that when completed look like the monolith in 2001 A Space Odyssey. Only politicians would think it necessary for me to know that the property I am buying is Radon free. Who cares. Just sell me the fucking house. This is how it starts. “We need you to initial this.” And they Read more...



ON GETTING OLDER. It’s a very strange condition, this getting older thing . It kind of sneaks up on you and you don’t even know it’s coming. One day you’re a strapping young man ready to take on the world, the next day you’re world includes a walker and a bed pan. How the hell did this happen to me? To me? To US? How the hell did this happen to US? No one told us that we were going to fall apart in big chunks… that was for old people. Now, WE ARE THE OLD PEOPLE!!! I was perfectly Read more...