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I has an owie! Muddlings of a one fingered typist

Come on drugs!!!!

Be warned.  I.m going to only correct the worst of the typos. 😉

Disjointed thoughts

  • Woke up this am in major pain; must hav bumped arm.
  • holhing it cradled onpillow whike typing w/ 1 finger
  • grunting every once in while
  • left arm also hurts cause i’m doing EVERYTHING with it
  • literally sweating whle i type this.  glad i’m not female; i’d never have kid!
  • not like at ALL
  • room is mess


My pre-op is Monday afternoon.  Surgery is Wed morning.  I have to be @ hospital at 7:45 am  EEEEK.  Depending on my roomate/Best Friend who is a saint to get me there.  Mike is his name.   Sweet guy.  He’s single btw…primo husband material

ouch arm twinged…

looking forward to having cast cause will be able to do stuff again and will be off these DRUGS

love / hate drugs

I’m taking Hydrocodone/Acetaminophen 7.5mg/325 mg

Can take up to 2 every4-6 hrs  will take 2nd here in minute if i have to; probably will need to really hurts this morn.

pillow for supp[ort really helps but fingers swell if left ther too long

hate the drugs causew they either knock me out and i sleep day away orthry slow everything down…  thoughts, body both go into slow motion like hitting mental quicksand/ molasses

Step right up folks..  see the dancer on drugs!   He bee Funnee!


I do have an education…

But it must not reside in my left hand.  LOL  My left hand seems to be my remedial side.   Bad hand!  No bisquit!

No, I don’t deal with pain very well…

yes, I admit it  I’m a big baby when I ain’t feelin well.

Drugs have kicked in now but brain is now wrapped in cotton and bubble wrap and fuzzt slippers and oatmeally mush

life is good in other words

Next six months

Gonna be interesting.  Time to either ackshually accomplish my goals or give up.

I vote in favor of kickin things in high gear and being the me i wznt to be

This whole broken wrist episode is going to make a great chapter in my book

Some Travel pics from New Mexico

Just for fun here are some of my best shots from my trip.  Stories behind the pics later when cast is on wrist

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Brain and arm are now stoned and numb

time to fall asleep now

See ya on the……  snzzzzzzzzz


Random Thoughts from my Drugged Brain… or “What I Did on My Summer Vacation”

I Broke My Wrist

My arm-new splint ©2012My best friend treated me to a weekend trip to New Mexico to cross some things off my bucket list as an early birthday gift and I brought home a lovely souvenir from Ruidoso New Mexico.

There’s no story to tell.  I slipped and fell.  It had been raining and the pavement was wet, and there was some funky stairs that should have had better markings to sow the edges of the steps.  When I got to the ER, the doc knew exactly where I’d taken the fall because he had fallen at the same place.

Other than that it was a great trip.   Which I can’t tell you about because I’m typing with one finger/handf..  Getting better at it.  I’m learning to love left handed words.  Those words that only use letters feom the left side of the keyboard.

ASlas there ARE not enough of thm.

I’m not going to correct the typing for the lazst bit so you dear readers can get a taste of how FUN my typing ids right now!  *SIGH*

New Mexico

Me in my temporary splint the day after the accidentI saw

  • Carlsbad Caverns
  • Guadalupe Mounyains National Prk
  • Lots of desert
  • Ate at some very good restraunts
  • met some cool people
  • met some hunky park rangers  oh my!
  • Roswell –geeked out  serious schlock fest @ the UFO stuff
  • Roswell — saw a Rembrandt and a O’Keefe that I’d never seen before
  • White Sands — geeked out on nature and sweet talked a ranger into giving me a Junior Park ranger patch!
  • generally had a blast
  • Ate more good food
  • Went to two bars in El Paso, used my brand new conversation starter to make new friends


Random thoughts

  • I’m on some serious drugs…pain relievers Oxycodone/Acetamnophin  which keep me from screaming in pain but kinda mess witnh my whole cognative functiopns.
  • I’m unemployed and uninsurred.  I have no idea how I’m going to pay for this.  There is a Financial assistance dept at Baylor that I’m supposed to call tomorrow.  And tell me again why universal coverage is a BAD idea?
  • Surgery is scheduled for Wed.
  • I shold get 100% 0f the function back which ids good cazuse I kinda need both hands to dance and type.
  • Gonna see how mucxh a voice typing program wcosts cause typing with onew hand sucks.
  • Do you kow how hard it is to shower with only 1 hand?
  • Did i mentioni got good drugs?  🙂
  • Got lots of pics I’ll load to Flickr
  • There is  whole lot of nuthin. i MEAN A lot OF NOTHING AND MILES AND MILES OF IT IN New Mexico
  • Hmmmmm…
  • Dance is on hold while I’m stoned and can’t drive.  AShem.  Taking legal perscriptshuns for pain.
  • Should be back in the studio a couple days after surgery.

okay  that’s enough for now,  Hope you,ve had a few laughs.  Hey if my broken wrist can bring joy to my dearest reader’s then all is not for naught.

ok, I coNfess.  I didn’t slip and fall at a restaurant.

I was abducted by aliens.  EWhen they probed me, they got a little carried away and didn/t put everything back together just right.

See ya on the dance floor  uhmmm…  doctor’s office.

unless the aliens come back to get me.

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