Monthly Archives: March 2007

NYT Article on Alzheimer’s

Below is a link to a NYT article on people trying to live with Alzheimer’s. The observations in the article line up with my own. If you read the article you will see there is one man profiled who still … Continue reading

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To Be Like Mom

How hard is it? Some people think taking care of Grandpa (and Grandma) is a particularly difficult task. Maybe even an overwhelming task unlike that which normal people must face. I don’t view my situation that way. I have always … Continue reading

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You Must Die!

I was recently reading in Jeremiah and came to chapter 26 where Jeremiah has a confrontation with the people of Jerusalem at the temple. The priests, the prophets and all the people heard Jeremiah speak these words in the house … Continue reading

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The Edge

I’ll start by saying that I don’t really think that with Grandpa and his illness that there is a “edge”–some clear cut breaking point where before and after he is starkly different. The only edge like that would be a … Continue reading

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I’ve Been Hacked

This is a quick note to say that my domain www.silverwarethief.com was hacked. I don’t think this blog was affected, but it is possible something might happen to it as I try to resolve issues. So if things disappear, you’ll … Continue reading

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Control and Correction

Another short meditation on Jeremiah. Last week I was continuing my reading in Jeremiah when I came to Jeremiah’s prayer in chapter 10, where he says: “I know, O Lord, that a man’s life is not his own; it is … Continue reading

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To The Doctors, Again

Snippet 1: Saturday night Grandpa had another bedroom-bathroom disaster. I somehow was exhuasted enough, or he was quiet enough, that I slept through the unfolding disaster and only woke up to face the results. I first started waking up when … Continue reading

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The Downward Slide

Saturday I finally made the time to put the linoleum down in the bedroom. It had probably been two weeks ago that I brought the linoleum in from the barn to soften up in the warmth of the basement. I … Continue reading

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