The Unexpected Present

Yuri Notes

st george

Flaws In Modern Medicine

May is a beautiful month. Yuri wanted to be in the moment with Springtime. He worked so hard to come back playing his violin, in public, on stage. But the Monster returned and he’s back in ICU
House team

Another Unexpected Mystery Malady

I feel I am in the TV series House, where there is a new medical mystery, unforeseen and potentially life-threatening circumstances, addressing Yuri’s malady like a Sherlock Holmes team of forensic specialists. Inflammation.
Pysanky Trio

A True Spring Moment, Rebirth and Renewal

A year ago, it’s unimaginable that Yuri was almost killed by a spike protein. No one asked about underlying health issues like having only one kidney or gave us any indication that such a severe reaction to the Pfizer mRNA vaccine is possible.
La Cucina Jazz

A Jazz For Ukraine Concert

We drove in the continuous torrential downpour to the Deer Head Inn for a fundraiser, Jazz Concert for Ukraine raising funds supporting humanitarian relief for the people of Ukraine.
march hare puzzle

The March Hare Calls Us Out

It’s the end of a month of mayhem and madness in the world. Wherever the drive takes us these days, the spring tree buds spread over the landscape, casting a wine-colored claret hue with a promise of flowering and rebirth. Instead, a world away, the skies in Ukraine are raining bombs from the Russian invasion...
Pink Clematis

A Song For Oksana (Without A Guitar)

Replete with tunes of green, the color of spring fever, a feeling of restlessness and excitement, there's a new beginning, a promise of a season of rebirth. This week another one of our friends transitioned to the other side after what seemed to have been a road to recovery
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.

Air Guitar Wedding

Who, What, Why Is This Happening?