Well hello there! Did you miss me? I’ve been on summer hiatus the past few weeks while entertaining my “friend” Murphy.
I switched ships in early June, packed up and flew from Europe to Alaska, finished out a four-and-a-half month contract in cold rainy weather, packed up again and flew home.
During that same time, I visited my favorite medical clinic in Southeastern Alaska and had three weeks’ worth of lab tests and follow-up appointments. I’ve experienced lingering headaches and recurring eye pain, also some numbness and tingling along with other weird nerve related sensations from head to toe. I attributed it to stress and lack of sleep; the doctor wanted to rule out other possibilities. [Read more…] about Hello Murphy, I Missed You! – The Importance of Sinking Funds