Tag Archives: ABI

Today I Let Go…


…of some, “Oh, I remember this from childhood” and “This was a wedding gift given to Mom in Dad in 1953!”  I also let go of plenty “maybe someday” and “I’d sure love to do this one day” and especially … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: How Could Anyone Sung by Shaina Noll (posted May 20, 2009)


A song of encouragement worth sharing!  (If you’re at a point where listening to music or watching a video is okay.  If not, the words are below.) “How could anyone ever tell you? You were anything less than beautiful… How … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Update (posted May 19, 2009)


I’ve been resting a lot trying to get to the better side of life with Brain Injury, but haven’t quite arrived there yet! Half a day – whether it be work, house work, yard work, or even leisure (what is … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Thank YOU! (posted May 5, 2009)


The tally for the eBay auctions benefiting The Brain Injury Association of America (BIAUSA) was nearly $100! Not bad for a small handful of auctions. Thank you, everyone, for your interest, warm hearts and ALL bids. Yes we can make … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Bad News – Energy Assistance Gone (posted Apr. 24, 2009)


As soon as I learned I was down to a $65 credit balance on my natural gas, I got in touch with the community services to get help. I emailed, they had me call to schedule an appointment. This is … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: “An Injured Lion Still Wants to Roar” – Randy Pausch (posted Apr. 14, 2009)


The above quote was shared on Twitter, it got caught in my heart and I wanted to share it here as an encouragement to everyone, no matter where you are in life. Injured, ill, unemployed, divorced, homeless, whatever our lot … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Understanding this New Injury (posted Apr. 13, 2009)


Hi Everyone, The last week or so have been a complete whirlwind as I go back into the world of daily appointments, paperwork and phone calls. Migraines, head pain, neck pain, nausea and my eyes hurting have kind of been … Continue reading

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