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15 Months and Still Kicking

Well, it’s been 15 months since my heart transplant. I’m still here. I’m still kicking. It’s been quite a journey so far. So far, I have survived three phases of …

One Year Heart Transplant Anniversary

My One Year Anniversary

A little over a month ago, I had the one-year anniversary of my heart transplant. I have been reflecting over the last thirteen months and am pleased with how things …

Am I a tough guy?

Coach Zike’s comment on one of my Facebook posts reminded me that during my interviews with Today.com, I had mentioned growing up a tough guy. What did I mean by …

Just Another Milestone?

For those of you who don’t know, yesterday was my 60th birthday. Definitely a milestone for most people. The question for me to consider is am I happy I am …

Surviving Change

How does one survive something as traumatic as a heart transplant? I get that question occasionally. Before I answer the question, let me provide a little background. In 2019, I …

What’s my limit?

Since my heart transplant, one of my big questions has been “What kind of life is possible with a transplanted heart?” When I asked my cardiac physicians, the response was …

I graduated today!

For the last six months, my life has revolved around doctor visits and physical therapy. Today, I “graduated” from Phase 2 Physical Therapy. No, I didn’t put on the cap …