Author Archives: renbog

About renbog

I have opinions and I have passions and I like to write.

My Journey Back — Travelling Gal

This is the 5th post in a series about my recovery from complications from spinal surgery. I traveled to Houston for Thanksgiving to spend the holiday with my dad and his wife. This was my first trip of any kind … Continue reading

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My Journey Back: A Different Perspective

This is the 4th post in a series of posts about my recovery from complications from spinal surgery. And I have looked at the world from a very new perspective as someone who is dealing with a disability right now. … Continue reading

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Wildfire

Yesterday morning I was watching the morning news. There was a report about the California wildfires, which are just horrifying. It seems that California has a lot of these fires, but it never is any less tragic every time they … Continue reading

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My Journey Back: Work It

This post, the third in a series about my recovery from a tough back surgery, will chronicle the work I have done so far. Currently, I can walk pretty steadily and for a fair distance using a walker. I can … Continue reading

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My Journey Back: Temporarily Sidetracked

This is blog post #2 in a series of posts about the journey I am on to recover from complications of back surgery. While I was in inpatient rehab in Silver Cross hospital, I sometimes would have calf pain. I … Continue reading

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My Journey Back: What Happened???

Today, I begin a series of blog posts (that I’m sure some of you just KNEW were coming!) about this journey I have been on for the past few weeks. It’s not a journey I wanted or chose for myself. … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day?

Today is Mother’s Day, a day where we celebrate our moms and mother figures as well as a day where moms and mother figures reflect on the relationships they have with their children and those they regard as children. Which … Continue reading

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#IWSG — Language Has Power

This post is for the Insecure Writer’s Support Group. The question for this month is, “What was an early experience where you learned that language had power?” And I had to really stop and think about that. I think that … Continue reading

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#BloggingAtoZ — Zero F’s

My final post is a list of 10 things I give zero F’s about (can’t use the actual F word — when I signed up to do this, I said my blog did not contain adult language or content, so … Continue reading

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#BloggingAtoZ — Yip Yips

One of my favorite memories from my childhood is watching Sesame Street. I still love it, if I’m being honest. I learned my first word in a foreign language watching Sesame Street: agua! And the thing that made me laugh … Continue reading

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