Weekly Check In – 1/6/2021

Seventy seven weeks out from surgery, and here are the numbers I care about: Weight: 237 Blood Sugar: 102 Down two and a half pounds which, yay, but also who cares? Yesterday, and this has nothing to do with my health, there was open insurrection in our nation’s capitol incited by our president and more...

Good Fucking Riddance

At the end of 2016, I wrote that it’d been an objectively bad year but that I was still grateful for every second of it. I do not have that kind of charity for 2020. I want to punch this year in the dick. But… Some things I’m grateful for (because I’m trying my best...

Weekly Check In – 12/30/2020

Seventy six weeks out from surgery, and here are the numbers I care about: Weight: 240 Blood Sugar: 102 Up another pound. This is not a good direction. I’m not happy about it, but I’m honestly not gonna freak out either. I’ve been outside two out of the last three days, the bills are paid,...

Weekly Check In – 12/23/2020

Seventy five weeks out from surgery, and here are the numbers I care about: Weight: 238 Blood Sugar: 109 So, a few things: Up two more pounds, which…whatever. Christmas happened and it was fine. This is being written three days late because I’ve been busy this week. Sometimes busy with Christmas shit, sometimes just staring...

Weekly Check In – 12/16/2020

Seventy four weeks out from surgery, and here are the numbers I care about: Weight: grading essays Blood Sugar: grading essays Sorry, let me give that another shot: Weight: 236 Blood Sugar: 102 Up two pounds. I could blame this on sitting too much and grading too much, but if I’m being honest, which is...

Weekly Check In – 12/9/2020

Seventy three weeks out from surgery, and here are the numbers I care about: Weight: 234 Blood Sugar: 101 Down a pound. This is an objectively shitty week. It’s the fourth anniversary of my little brother’s suicide, a good friend is dying of Covid or Covid-related causes, and there’s nothing anyone can do about it,...