AUG 21, 2019: I made the mistake of having the wax removed from my ear a few months ago. Ear was damaged. Back to ENT today. Lesson learned…don’t do that!
AUG 22, 2019: Woke up feeling tired. Googled my symptoms. Remedy recommended..Go shopping!
AUG 23, 2019: Went to see Lion King today. Even though I saw the television special about how the film was made, still can’t believe those animals are not real.
AUG. 24, 2019: There are war games every night at the military base near my home. Jets fly low. Our windows rattle. But they never tell us who won.
AUG. 25, 2019: Followed an ancient truck on my way home today. Bumper sticker said, “Honk if parts fall off.”
AUG. 26, 2019: It’s hurricane season and we’re beginning to get warnings about possible storms. Hope they stay out to sea and away from all land.
AUG. 27, 2019: I was outside today talking to a neighbor, felt something on my foot. Looked down. Was a turtle, crawling over the toe of my shoe. Did he think it was a rock? Strange!
AUG. 28, 2019: All my friends are downsizing. I listen to them whining about having to get rid of their “stuff.” After listening, I have decided to stay in my house and enjoy mine.
AUG. 29, 2019: My cousin is going to a class reunion next week. She planned it after getting an urgent call from a classmate saying, “Must meet soon. Classmates dropping like flies.”
AUG. 30, 2019: Can’t believe summer is almost over. I just got my summer clothes out last week.
AUG. 31, 2019: I enjoy funny bumper stickers. Saw one today that said, “If you’re happy and you know it, it’s your meds.” Maybe…
SHARON CANFIELD DORSEY is an award-winning poet and author of four children’s books, Herman the Hermit Crab and the Mystery of the Big, Black, Shiny Thing; Revolt of the Teacups;Buddy and Ballerina Save the Library; Buddy the Bookworm Rescues the Doomed Books; a memoir, Daughter of the Mountains; and two books of poetry, Tapestry and Captured Moments.