It’s been awhile since I’ve posted. I had open heart surgery the week before Christmas to correct my Atrial Fibrillation. Today I’m breathing better, and my heart rate is closer to normal. I never thought I’d have heart disease at 50. Now it’s 2 years later, and my outlook is wonderful. I still have to work on my stamina and activity level. I am so thankful for my cardiologists who specialize on women’s heart issues. They are the reason I’ve gotten my life back.
Since I’ve been able to focus long enough to write a blog post. My last post was at the end of August, right before school started. It was also before my job description changed back to classroom teacher. ? I had two weeks to put together a classroom and train another colleague to work with my Basic Skills students. I haven’t stopped moving since then. ??♀️
I’m body and mind TIRED.T.Lanette
Now that I’m on a short medical break, I can sit still long enough to write my thoughts.Continue reading “It’s Been Awhile…”
Today was like most Sundays except… I had to cut my dreadlocks for the fifth plus time. (I’ve had them so often, I’ve lost count.) I had to let them go. My hair wasn’t responding well to my medication.
See, besides my depression medication, I’m also taking five more medications for my Atrial Fibrillation (AFib). Add to that my grown woman age of 50 and… My hair needed a rest. As I cut each lock, I could hear a soft voice from my hair saying, “Thank you…”