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This day has 22 hours* (or, our journey from start to having a COVID-19 test)

Shortly before 2:00 p.m. yesterday, one of our great employees at our little country-convenience store let us know that she’d tested positive for COVID-19.  She only works for us a day and a half per week, as she has another full-time position, but she’s extremely valued.  She reports that she’s feeling okay, although has a …

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Drums & Ankles

Well, last week I finally did it.  I took my first drumming lesson, with Alpha.  Alpha teaches drumming according to the Guinea style.Last summer I bought a djembe, a type of African drum.  Since then, I’ve been looking for a drumming circle within a fairly easy driving distance of our home, with little luck.  Through postings on …

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Back from the doc!

Good news.Cast is off (while it was a lovely red cast, I’m glad to be rid of it).  Ankle is looking good, incisions healing well, and I’ve graduated to an aircast.  Even more remarkably, in 2 days – Wednesday – I’ll be able to start weight bearing, with no restrictions apart from pain.This report is …

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