Since fall term ended, I have been asked by many friends as to how I’ve been spending my time. I’ve been working on my e-portfolio, but to be completely honest, I haven’t been feeling all that well.

CT scan depicting 1 of 4 kidney stones doing the cha-cha-cha

What’s up with that? In fall of 2011, I had a bit of a surprise when I found out that I had both kidney stones and gallstones. This is going to sound crazy, but I promised myself that once I finished classes, I would deal with my gallbladder and consult with a surgeon about a possible cholecystectomy.

Well…it’s time.

My surgery is slated for Wednesday, January 16.  

Note: I would’ve scheduled the surgery for Monday, January 7, but alas with the New Year’s Day falling on the first Tuesday of the month, the township board meeting was rescheduled for the following Tuesday: January 8. Being new to the board as well as having a lot to learn (and prove), I am not comfortable with missing a meeting. My stubborn-self waited nearly 1 year and 3 months, a few more days won’t kill me…

Currently reading: Eragon by Christopher Paolini and A Clash of Kings by George R. R. Martin