Archive for August, 2012

Goodbye Buddy

Thursday, August 23rd, 2012 Posted in Uncategorized | 27 Comments »

I'm in agony. I don't know how to occupy this apartment, or my life. There's a horrible Buddy-vacuum and it's so painful being in it. I'm going to wait a few months, and then make a tribute ...

Tomorrow at Noon Life as I Know it Will be Over

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 Posted in Uncategorized | 16 Comments »

He was always there. This is why losing pets is in some ways worse than losing people. They are much more present, weirdly. (Please note I am saying "in some ways." Losing people is harder in ...

Buddy Update

Tuesday, August 21st, 2012 Posted in Uncategorized | 4 Comments »

Unfortunately, I'm not seeing any improvement from the new chemo. He's gaining a little weight, but that's because I'm feeding him every 2 or 3 hours. The oncologist said it might take three days to see a difference, ...

Buddy’s Meeting w/Oncologist

Sunday, August 19th, 2012 Posted in Uncategorized | 11 Comments »

Because Buddy is in such bad shape, instead of going for something really heavy duty right now, the oncologist started Buddy on a stronger form of the same chemo he's already on. If he does well, we'll move up ...

The Kills Book Signing aka It’s Official, I’m Old

Saturday, August 18th, 2012 Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

I walked by a long line of young people lined up for a book signing on the block before my apartment. "Who's signing books?" "The Kills." "Uh-huh. Thanks." Had to google them when I got ...