Say No To Floppy Bits

It’s about 14 hours until the Run for Retina Research half marathon starts, and despite a wonky feeling knee I’m pretty excited. I’m hoping that tomorrow’s run will be one that reminds me that I can do this1. I arrived in London earlier this afternoon and checked into the Delta London Armouries2. While it wasn’t…

I’ve Got That Throw-Uppy Feeling Again

You may recall that yesterday I mentioned I’d almost forgotten to register for the Run for Retina Research half marathon. Shocking, I know. Well not to worry folks – I managed to get myself registered between some of the many meetings I had today. As of this very moment, my official list of races includes the Chocolate…

What’s Another 67.1?

While in between meetings today I happened to check on my friend Carolyn’s blog, and realized that I had completely forgotten to register myself for an upcoming race. Zounds! The run that had slipped my mind? None other than the Run for Retina half marathon in London, Ontario. The run takes place April 15, and…

Eye-splosion

Hmm, my eyes are doing something really weird this evening. Weirder than normal, that is. I’m assuming it’s related to the standard weirdness that are my eyes. The thing that’s different this eve is that I’m not seeing the standard distortion, per se. Instead, it’s like I’m not seeing anything. Let me qualify that. I’m…

Is Your Face Supposed To Look Like That?

So I’m writing this post with just my right eye open, because my left eye has developed another retinal blister. “Ew”, you say. I agree. Ew indeed. This is all part and parcel of a retinal disease known as (Age related) Macular Degeneration, a degenerative retinal disease that I was diagnosed with several years ago…