Archive for May, 2007

Imagine My Surprise

Monday, May 21st, 2007

Husband may have been exposed to a coworker with chicken pox. Although he had it as a child and has immunity, if he was exposed he may be shedding the virus. I had chicken pox — barely — at five months of age. I’ve always assumed I had immunity. I had a two-part blood test […]

Read more of "Imagine My Surprise"...

Scars on St. Helens

Saturday, May 19th, 2007

This photo captures part of the north face of the mountain that blew off laterally in the 1980 eruption. It was a hazy day (pollution?); the late afternoon sun lit the mountain, and the profile looked beautifully desolate. The volcano is still active, simmering but potent. The report from May 19, 2007 (27 years plus […]

Read more of "Scars on St. Helens"...

The Whole World Part 2

Saturday, May 19th, 2007

Sometimes I get the feeling the whole world is against me, but deep down I know that’s not true. Some smaller countries are neutral. –Robert Orben

Read more of "The Whole World Part 2"...