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A notice to my readers on health problems

(Image courtesy of jdurha, morgue files)

(Image courtesy of jdurha, morgue files)




By Dan Bodine


If you’ve wondered why this site has been largely inactive for several months now, there’s a simple answer. Poor health has sapped a large chunk of my energy.

And now my eyes are asking for a time-out. Thus I’m calling one. A poquito one. However that turns out.

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) coupled with sleep apnea [both long-time diseases that have worsened on me] are my two major ills that, synched in tandem, have me thinking sometime I’m looking out at the world from underneath a rock. Or at least with a heavy weight on my chest. Continue reading