You’re probably wondering why “Pee” is in the subtitle, right? Well, it’s not about potty humor (that’s not to my liking). Rest assured, it’ll make perfect sense when you’re done reading this post. First, allow me to set this up. I’m not sure if this television show is still on, but several years ago I […]
Ryan’s high school, Broad Run, honored him yesterday evening. A dedication ceremony was held on the baseball field where a pewter plaque will be permanently displayed to memorialize my son. Yet, the greatest tribute was when the high school’s Athletic Department and current baseball head coach, Tommy Meier, retired his jersey number, 3… never to […]
You see, I fear just how many more times Ryan can recover from these setbacks. My instincts tell me that time is of the essence. This time he seems to be okay.
Yesterday evening it was determined that Ryan was not recovering as expected. His kidneys and bladder were in distress and on the brink of catastrophic failure. Surgery was the only option and Ryan was given priority to be taken to the operating room. In fact, he was the first one in at seven o’clock this […]
Ryan was admitted to the hospital yesterday evening. Sadly, and alarmingly, this is the third time in a year with the same illness… an aggressive infection in his urinary tract. No official diagnosis yet but I’d be willing to bet it resides in his kidneys. It came on suddenly. In mere hours. The prior night, […]