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And So It Goes....

by chocolatechip

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17 hours ago

Bingo!

Because I visited another tenant whom just got out of the hospital, I came in a little late for the building’s bingo. I won the last game of the evening, the cover-all. Things are beginning to im...


I am laughing, now. The knocking on my door......the door slamming.......I am laughing my ass off at those yellow bellies. Yay, chocolatechip for standing up for yourself!


I will come out of this all that much stronger and much more wise, with my eyes wide open.


3 days ago

Test...

This morning, I have to be up at WMC by 8am for an echocardiogram. I tried to go to sleep early, but as soon as I went to bed, the neighbor to the right of me, whom is being evicted chose to move...


5 days ago

I'm Back!

To those whom know me on here, I went back to my old handle.


Tomorrow, I am phoning the behavioral help agency, and am hoping that some type of intervention will alleviate some of my symptoms, that have been ongoing.


6 days ago

And Then...

I baked two different kinds of cookies for the tenants. Chocolate chip and peanut butter. This morning, a friend came over for lunch. We are having nice weather. Due to using the fire escape, sev...


He is Risen.


7 days ago

Now.

For several hours, I have not left my apartment. I would not mind going outside for a smoke. On the other hand, it is very chilly outside with temps in the 40s and a brisk wind. I can do w/o it, ...


Coming home, while in the elevator I had a brief contemplation of quitting smoking, in order that I would not have to go outside, and so that I could simply stay in my apartment. However, if I st...


April 01, 2021

What's Been Going On...

A little while ago, off went the fire alarm. I took the stairs to the outside area. We had snow showers. Tomorrow, I have a telemedicine appointment w/ the nurse practitioner whom writes the scri...


March 30, 2021

This and That...

I had a follow-up appt. this morning, w/ my PCP. I had to get up early, to catch an early bus. Three times, during the night my sleep was interrupted. Twice I received knocks on my door. The othe...


Today, I completed my secret project. My daughter gave me Easter baskets and Easter grass. I bought Easter candy. This afternoon, I baked sugar cookies and chocolate chip cookies. I made Easter b...


March 26, 2021

Of My Life...

I just grilled 2 reuben sandwiches for a friend on another floor, in the apartment building. Their birthday is Sunday, but I am going to be busy, this weekend, with my secret project. I will tell...


March 24, 2021

Of My Life...

In the past four days, I have twice been the first responder due to emergencies on the floor on which I live. Sunday evening, an elderly lady needed physical assistance. I called 911. Today marke...


March 19, 2021

Possibly Being Stalked.

The night before last, as soon as I fell asleep, my cellphone was ringing. They left a message asking me to call them. I did. They were selling these white stands, a set for $50.00. I went over. ...


March 17, 2021

It Has Been a While...

Today, I had a follow up w/ my specialist. I do not have to go back for a year. Last week, Wheeling sister and her granddaughter visited. I baked Civil War Spice Cookies for my sister’s boyfriend...


March 08, 2021

hi

Elaine is coming up on Thursday. We are going out for lunch, then the dollar store, then Goodwill. Elaine is my oldest sister. She lives in Wheeling, WV. My neighbor Denise and I r...


March 06, 2021

Saturday...

I got up at 8:30am. I knew that I had to get up to take my morning medications. My daughter is coming tomorrow, to help me. She let me get over the virus. Also, by not coming over, she avoided co...


March 05, 2021

"Lucky 6"

A friend of mine accompanied me to the Friday night social, explaining to me that if anyone gave me a hard time, he would speak up in a very big way. As it turned out, no one gave me a difficult ...


March 03, 2021

No Title

I was sick for most of the day Wednesday. My symptoms included copious amounts of nasal drainage, mild fever, chest congestion and g.i. discomfort. I am feeling much better, and am going back to ...


March 02, 2021

New Icon...

I replaced my journal’s photo with a picture of a pottery piece from my collection. Beautiful weather today! Just returned from Walmart, and am goping to go have an italian sub that I bought from...


Could someone please tell me how to upload a photo onto an entry? Thank you. I appreciate it.


March 01, 2021

Monday Afternoon...

While sitting outside, a car pulled up by the side entrance. The bingo caller got out of the car. I waved at him. He came over to me and apologized for not speaking to me at bingo, three weeks ag...


February 26, 2021

Friday Evening...

They were down in the community room, playing bingo. I was walking through the hall to go outside for a smoke. I did not even look their way. Too much drama and heartache over the last time I att...


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For now, this a journal about my thoughts and feelings.