Category Archives: Dear Diary

The next date with the eye surgeon

This is finally kind of fun.  It took a few days for my new ‘lens’ to start to clear up and look at the world the way I would like, but it’s getting there.  The funny part of it is … Continue reading

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I can’t see clearly now

But I can see better than I did.  Right now I’m at the 4-times a day, three different eye drops stage.  The surgery was pretty fast, getting ready for it was like getting ready for a major surgery though. 

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Tomorrow’s Better Vision Day

That’s how I’m looking at it.  Pun intended.  I will crawl out at the ungodly hour of 4 a.m. so I can hit the road for Vegas by 5:15 a.m.  Hoping that I don’t have to wait for hours for … Continue reading

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This little piggy went to…

back to the blog.  I seem to be stuck in a never-ending cycle of doctoring.  I’m off to Las Vegas tomorrow to see my gynecologist as a follow-up after the early November surgery.  He’s not the surgeon, just going back … Continue reading

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Days of Poker Past

I got a ping on Facebook today from a dealer friend that still works at Bellagio telling me that Andy Beal was back – he played Todd Brunson heads-up, each buying in for $5,000,000. There’s a report up on PokerNews.com … Continue reading

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This is how it played out

My last post was ‘The Writing on the Wall’ and the title was wrapped around the fact that I had a premonition of bad news.  I believe in those feelings, I’ve experienced more than my share during my life and … Continue reading

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The Writing on the Wall

That saying always conjures up feelings of impending doom.  Lately there’s a wrinkle somewhere in the back of my thoughts that predicts the writing on the wall. I don’t know what the wrinkle is, things simply don’t feel right.

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Happy New Year!

Out with the old, in with the new, as the saying goes.  But before we leave 2014 behind, let’s take the best of it, multiply it a few thousand times, and set a direct course for it in 2015.  Happy … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas World

To all my friends that read here, I wish you the very best life has to offer every day of the year, not just on a day designated by humanity to be a day of giving. 

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Five weeks ago today

I went under the knife…as they say.  Still kicking along out here in the desert, body rest and repair going on, can’t wait to finish painting the exterior of my house but I will wait at least one more week … Continue reading

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