COVIDream #3

Create PDF of PostPrint This PostA night of fractured scenes, only one cohered in memory. On a full airliner. We land on the top level of a parking deck.1Planes flying through and landing on parking decks are recurrent in the i2b dreamscape. I am asked to stay seated until everyone is off the plane. As…

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COVIDream #2

Create PDF of PostPrint This PostIn which the nightly escape from our waking nightmare is sometimes not. I find myself toiling once again in the corporate world, this time an ominous place focused on cyber security.1I actually worked for two hi tech security firms along the way. It was very Blade Runner: all black and…

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COVIDream #1

Create PDF of PostPrint This PostThe nightly dreamscape has been wild of late. This series hopes to capture some of the weirdiality. Not necessarily significant. But damn…. I am on a business trip to Atlanta, sometime post-pandemic. I rent a car because I am told mass transit is impossible, and taxis are dead because Uber/Lyft…

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Live and Let Die

Create PDF of PostPrint This Post “Tut, tut, child!” said the Duchess. “Everything’s got a moral, if only you can find it.” — Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland A few days ago, our more-or-less president paid a visit to an Arizona factory where they manufacture Personal Protection Equipment (PPE), in this case the N95 masks that…

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Put Out More Flags

Create PDF of PostPrint This Post As part of “Operation America Strong,” the Blue Angels and Thunderbirds announced they will fly joint operations over Washington, Baltimore, New York, Newark, Trenton, Philadelphia, Atlanta, Dallas, Houston and Austin, sources told USA TODAY. It was inevitable that vocabulary and concepts around COVID19 would come to lean heavily on…

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Merry Happiness

Create PDF of PostPrint This PostSo here’s the thing. I’ve been kinda quiet lately, trying to get myself back into the groove of living outside the hospital. Steady progress but not yet convalesced to the extent I’d like. Baby steps. Part of this has been the suspense. Did the three-quarters of a million bucks worth…

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