22 hours without a respirator

According to a post on Facebook from a friend of mine six years ago today I was able to hang on for six hours without a respirator while I was in the hospital, still in coma. That small piece of news brought so much hope to so many people around me and I think, even … Continue reading 22 hours without a respirator

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“The Good Doctor”

I may be a little late in doing this but I just started watching The Good Doctor and oh my god it is so good! I had some reservations for watching it because it really didn't sound like something I would like. I didn't know the story line, it was just the name but now … Continue reading “The Good Doctor”

Remember it’s floor 9

I was at the hospital yesterday for my monthly appointment with the psychiatrist. I had not been there in what feels like and eternity, really it was like a month, but I have been having trouble remembering what floor of the hospital is the psychology office. It was early so I had time to stop … Continue reading Remember it’s floor 9

Thank you to my doctors, nurses and therapists 

There is a very important group of people that I cannot leave out. These people dedicate their lives to help people and they outdid themselves helping me. I do not remember a lot of these great people, since they took care of me when I was in a comma or shortly after that but they … Continue reading Thank you to my doctors, nurses and therapists 

Friends in Syracuse 

You never know who your friends are You've heard that phrase right? Well I always thought it was a negative phrase and in some cases it is, you think some people are your friends, but they just run away the moment something goes wrong.  I don't see it that way anymore. Now I see that … Continue reading Friends in Syracuse 

My green birthday

15  days after the accident, was my 22nd birthday. I was not able to celebrate my birthday, but my family and friends were all there with me.  They brought chocolate birthday cake with green frosting to the hospital.  I love chocolate and my favorite color is green.  I love that they did that, even though … Continue reading My green birthday