Tag Archives: Medical Malpractice

Negligent Neurosurgeons

Those of you who have been reading My Unplanned Life know how I feel about negligent doctors. You also know it has taken me a long time to accept my spinal cord injury and forgive the lying neurosurgeon who dramatically … Continue reading

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Gloom, Despair and Agony

I believe there are two types of people in the world. There are good luck people and bad luck people. Good luck people walk around with an aura of bright colors surrounding them and a spring in their step. Visual … Continue reading

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The Telephone Call

It’s all a bit overwhelming I must admit Being the one who is always sick The big decisions in my life Are when or if to go under the knife   I smile, joke, not let others know I keep … Continue reading

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Handling Disappointment

During this past week I have been spending time thinking about disappointment. True, honest disappointment…the gut wrenching kind that comes suddenly and without warning. The type that often leaves you with the feeling of sadness or displeasure that haunts, when … Continue reading

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Changing and Gaining Strength

I have learned it’s quite liberating when you politely demand things that you believe you deserve. In a previous post I wrote about my experience with the nurse practitioner at my pain management doctor’s office and how she treated me when … Continue reading

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It’s Sheer Madness…

I am mad and I am not going to take it anymore. Let me explain further. Earlier this week I had an appointment with my pain management doctor. This is the second pain management doctor whom I’ve seen since moving … Continue reading

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Living, Losing, Loving

A few days ago I ran across a quote that stopped me in my tracks. The quote, by Joseph Campbell, states “We must be willing to let go of the life we planned so as to have the life that … Continue reading

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Wounded, Injured and Damaged

 Today was a rough day  I must honestly say Was in a horrible mood No matter what I would do.   I was in pain from head to toe Couldn’t hide it, so it easily showed What can I do … Continue reading

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My Love Affair…

I must admit…I am having a love affair. I am madly in love with my spa tub. In fact, it is one of the reasons I fell in love with the house that we bought in Virginia just about a … Continue reading

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Living Life with No Regrets

Writing a blog can be a unique way of uncovering who is interested and reading your posts and who isn’t. Since I first began writing My Unplanned Life in February, I have discovered that there are three groups of readers … Continue reading

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