Category Archive: Six Week Saga

Posts about my adventures wearing bilateral casts.

The Endless Possibilities of Beginning

The Endless Possibilities of Beginning

It seems I am back at square one again.  I am thinking of changing my permanent address and taking up residence there.  I mean really, …

 

Fingers Crossed

Fingers Crossed

I would now like to compose a list of all the things I will miss about wearing casts on both feet: 1. Everyone opens doors for …

 

Two Days Remain

Two Days Remain

Today is Tuesday.  Tomorrow is Wednesday.  Then comes Thursday and my 10:15 am appointment with the podiatrist.  I will wheel into that appointment gladly to …

 

The Many Seats of My Day

The Many Seats of My Day

The dominant posture of my life in casts is one of repose.  That’s a nice way of saying I sit around a lot now.  My …

 

Cinema

Cinema

This weekend I was a double frequenter of the fine local establishment known as Brendan Theatres.  Surprisingly a trip to the cinema is a fairly …

 

New Shoes!

New Shoes!

Yesterday I went to visit the podiatrist for a three week follow up visit.  The appointment was also to get new casts and a good …

 

The Intruder

The Intruder

My parents are taking a quick trip down south to visit my Papa and as such, I spent the night alone in my house last …

 

Abuse

Abuse

I have discovered that strangers are more sympathetic to my plight than many of my close friends and much of my family.  Yesterday at Rubios …

 

Wheelie Capability

Wheelie Capability

Today my limited mobility has caused me to become slightly discouraged.  Don’t get me wrong, front row parking and huge bathroom stalls are great.  But …

 

Breakfast Olympics

Breakfast Olympics

With regard to the six weeks in boots, one of my most serious concerns is that the sedentary life will lead to enormous weight gain.  …