An afternoon at the spa

I entered the nail salon and spa with a 3- day-old headache that had taken root behind my left eye.  I really didn’t want to be there but the weekend was waning and my nails needed a refresher before the new workweek began. As I settled into the chair I determined that I would make the most of the next hour and would try to feel better. … Continue reading An afternoon at the spa

30 Bee Stings

My head was stung by 30 bees.  I asked, “Do other people think it hurts this bad?”  My neurologist, who has little affect and less personality, said in his dry drawl, “Some of them think it doesn’t hurt at all; and some of them think it’s the worst thing that’s ever happened to them and they have to be almost sedated.”  “Well, I’m somewhere in the … Continue reading 30 Bee Stings