Category Archives: Updates

6/27 – Update #35

I’ll be getting my fourth and hopefully final (!!) thoracotomy late tomorrow morning. The procedure generally takes 3-5 hours, with a 4-7 day in-hospital recovery period. The last time I received a thoracotomy was in January, and before that in … Continue reading

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This crazy time of year

Well….it’s that time of year again….final exams are here once again! Due to the fact that I missed quite a bit of school this year, the majority of my exams will be taken at the end of the summer, although … Continue reading

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Twitter and an exciting update on the CTYBC!

Well, perhaps being in the midst of another impatient stay at the hospital has allowed me to catch the bug: I’ve gotten a twitter! As many, many people have realized, twitter is a very useful tool for sharing and receiving … Continue reading

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Update #34

I guess this is to be expected of me by now….trip reports promised and then not written. No worries, I will have the Florida trip reports out soon, although I might cut back on the amount of posts just to … Continue reading

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Update #33

I haven’t been too good about posting consistently, so I felt it would be good to post an update. I just returned from a family vacation to Florida, which came on the heels of a two-week hospital stay due to … Continue reading

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Long time

In short, it has been a very long while since my last post. Much of my birding was curtailed for the second half of January due to a cancer-related surgery. As I began to recover, I began to bird outside … Continue reading

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2010 Surpassed!

I started keeping a year list a few years back with the goal of beating the previous years tally and keeping track of my progress as a birder through listing all the species I saw in one year’s time. Because … Continue reading

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