Brulog

Words of occasional wisdom from Bruce Oakley

Archive for September, 2009

Looking on the bright side

Posted by boakley59 on September 16, 2009

Today is “Be Glad to Be Alive Day.” Yesterday’s post, and my mood of late, have been too gloomy, a little too resigned for my taste. I don’t like surrender or the feeling of weakness. It is a measure of my illness that it saps my get-up-and-keep-going.
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How are ya, 5-0?

Posted by boakley59 on September 15, 2009

I’ve been on this rock in the void for 50 years now, and it’s feeling especially cold this turn around.
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Who Needs Health

Posted by boakley59 on September 15, 2009

What passes for health care discussion these days is enough to make you sick.

The prevalent sound bites in fact have almost nothing to do with health care and are instead a guide to greed and selfishness in an ever-escalating battle of “my ox will be gored more than yours.”

The question that matters on health care is, “Am I my brother’s keeper?”
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