The Unexpected Present

Often a miracle is defined by things that we don’t expect to happen– It’s the unexpected present that we must deal with

Yuri’s Near-Death Experience became a sojourn of the subconscious, a Captain Fantastic journey, during the fight of his life for his life without knowing it was hanging by a thread. It’s like standing on the edge and coming back from the precipice with Yuri Notes.

The Prognosis: Music Is the Best Medicine

Q. How’s Yuri Doing? A. He’s Doing Well

Last Tango in Aberdeen Let It Shine

It’s a blog to remember

Yuri and Pat Guadagno

The Prognosis: Music Is the Best Medicine

An impromptu visit by Pat Guadagno, Jersey’s Own troubadour, and Yuri’s longtime music compadre open a forensic study on how and why Yuri was hit by ANCA vasculitis.
amethyst

Q. How’s Yuri Doing? A. He’s Doing Well

Our many friends out there are asking, How’s Yuri doing? The answer is, he’s doing well. Yesterday was five months since I got him home from the hospital without going to rehab.
Kinderhook Farewell

Last Tango in Aberdeen Let It Shine

There will always be a recalling of an event when an immense upheaval creates a collective memory for all times.
Permafrost Tapes

Storm Tracker and the Permafrost Tapes

This morning we did what normally we’ve done since our marriage and on a Sunday in August 2011, we were reading the paper about Hurricane Irene blowing through the weekend. I stayed up all night.
I'm Still Here

World Away Kinderhook to Kharkiv 477

Fifty years ago, in August 1972, near the guest campsites, an Eagles tune drew Yuri to a parking lot where he joined Jerry Kopychuk and Andy Fediw in a harmonious blend of mellifluous vocals.
Nell on PEMF

Natural Therapeutics Make Healthy Waves

Yuri's next stage of recovery includes a fist bump from his nephrology doctor, “keep doing what you are doing.” and natural therapeutics working with his speech pathologist extraordinaire.
CK+YT @Woodstock

Telling Our Story

We find a purpose in life, not just a lifestyle to live by, taking on life’s challenges with words, music, time stamps and postcards.

HOW IT STARTED
Air Guitar Wedding

Who, What, Why Is This Happening?

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