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Gotta Stop Being "A Guy"

My Wendy quickly pointed out that I need to take things nice, slow, and relaxed.    

But I wasn’t feeling any pain.  So I think I'm fine that I can start doing things.  I limited myself to light weight activities…

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Normalcy... Can Be Therapeutic!

Take a look at the previous posts and it may not look like a very busy time.  It was an incredibly busy time for me and my Wendy. It was non-stop mental and emotional disruption and chaos from June 4…

... And Then My Flesh Started Waking UP!!!

Surgery was completed on June 12th.   I woke up in post-op late that morning and I felt pretty good.   I was alert and aware of my surroundings and the room’s activity.   I watched the staff quietly go about its business…

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So... You're Being A Guy

Dr. Evans is a professional.  He deals with ear, nose, and throat issues for a living.  So he's seen a lot of things that immediately cause him concern or alarm. 

Me?  I'm just a guy… A guy that goes to…

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My How Life Changes at the Speed of Information

Gotta back things up a little bit.  I was notified on June 4 that I had a cancerous element in a swollen lymph node in my neck.  The lymph node had been growing for six months or more. I’d see…

Why Train At The Extremes

I have two sets of DW 9002 pedals set up for the daily training sessions.  They are the same in all but one way… Extremes of Spring Tension!!! 

One extreme is maximum spring tension on both pedals.  It requires the…

Two Lessons From the Fundamentals that are Very Fundamental

Today is day 150 of 365 consecutive days of focused practice to improve my drumming: one hour of mastering the sticks (hands), and one hour of mastering the pedals (feet). 

  

The Abacus Rhythm Training System is the main system used…