It feels the same…

After waking up 60 birthdays in a row….I should have known…nothing really changes.  I’ve thought it many times and said it many times that it’s just a number….but this one is really making me feel old….last night before I slipped off to sleep, I said to myself well goodbye 50s.

Quite a difference than my 59th birthday.  I woke up in Belize.  I had been sick for a couple of days.  Before the day was over I was in the emergency room in Lee’s Summit with a diagnosis of diverticulitis and oh…by the way you have kidney cancer. It’s been quite a year of hospitals, surgery, fear.  Yet I’ve experienced a lot of personal growth, faith, peace and love.

It’s going to be a good year…this 60th year….I have no idea what will happen this year…the good and the bad.  I will just celebrate the happy times and remember that “I can do this” during the bad times.  

Carpe Diem, my friends!

3 thoughts on “It feels the same…

  1. Damn,,,you’re really old…what’s that like? Do you still lift your feet when you walk or have you started that shuffle so popular at the casino?

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  2. Carpe Diem!
    and happy birthday – may it bring joy, health, and happiness 🙂


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