Recovery Day 2

I may keep saying this, but it's crazy that science can replace a major vital organ with another portion of a liver with a very high survival rate.  We'll certainly be writing down our thoughts about surgery day, but it's too emotional and wouldn't come out right at the moment. In due time. Today was …

The Before

In a few days, Derek and I will be forever changed. My internal organs will be modified. Derek's disease will be forcibly eradicated through the process of complete liver resection and a piece of me will be attached to him, hopefully forever. Physically, we have a long road ahead of us. We need to take care of …

Birdwatching

We now take a break from our regularly scheduled liver talk, to discuss: birds. One of the best perks of having an office at home, that looks out over the backyard, is all the birdwatching I get to do. I mean, I do some work, but this time of year it's so fun to stare …