Saturday, August 4, 2018

The Pettiness

A Poem by ShawnTe Pierce

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

The Nursing Home Diaries: Cellulitis and Lymphedema

Last week I came down very ill. I had the cold shakes, I couldn't get enough to drink, and my left leg started turning red and was inflamed. Off to the hospital to be poked and prodded until my arms were filled needle holes and bruised.

Friday, September 29, 2017

The Nursing Home Diaries: Cravings

Well I am supposed to be on a diet in this place. However, the quality of food here is predominantly processed foods served with tons of gravy or mixed with loads of mayo. They supposedly have me on small portions. Sometimes they are small. Other times they look like everyone else's portion size.

Who Wants to See 'Happy Death Day' Next Friday the 13th?

I've just begun seeing commercials for this new horror movie coming out on Friday, October 13, 2017 (cue slasher music). Then today Universal Pictures was kind of enough to send me images and production details about the upcoming horror flick to share with you guys. So, are you ready?

Saturday, September 23, 2017

The Nursing Home Diaries: Allergy, Cold, and Sinus

This week has not been a fun week for me one tiny little bit. The change in weather got me. My allergies started acting up, then I caught a cold, and a sinus infection set in.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Nursing Home Diaries: UTIs, Gall Bladders, and Kitchen Troubles

My goodness! It has been a while since I wrote a post about my stay. My eye strain prevents me from blogging as much as I want to. It is a bit easier because I changed the screen resolution on laptop. I know you are all thinking why haven't I made an appointment with an eye doctor yet? More things have happened.

Thursday, August 17, 2017

The Nursing Home Diaries: Pain and Irritability

Today I feel like crap. I am so tired and I am so sore. I don't like this feeling but I know it will last for some time. I am finally giving my body the workout it has been denied for three years.