So, last week Friday my sister (one year younger than me) had a massive stroke. Her husband called me to let me know. She is still in a coma, and the doctor said that her heart is very weak. They said that it's about 50/50 of her coming out of this, and if she does come out, she has suffered some brain damage.

I am...
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chroi:
that is so sad to hear, hope your Sister will be ok x
jaruemalak:
Thank you, everyone, for the well wishes. It helps a lot.
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Get up and eat something.

Go down to the workshop and work on some props - Tricorders with sound and lights.

Sand, sand and sand some more.

Check out Suicide Girls.

Do a bit of research online to get the lighting in the props correct.

Lay out the lights on a circuit board.

Check out Suicide Girls again, then switch over to a website devoted...
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bookcouple:
Busy day
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I've gotten used to not falling asleep until 4 or 5 AM. I don't know what it is, but for months now, no matter how tired I am, no matter when I got up, no matter how hard I try to sleep, I'll just lay there, unable to shut off my brain.

And I'll wake up no later than 9 AM. I'm not sure how...
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bookcouple:
That’s tough
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OK, here it is, Christmas Eve. I'm sitting alone, typing on the computer and doing some building.

There are no decorations here in the house--I kinda stopped doing that years ago. My Christmas habit for years was to sit with only the lights of the Christmas tree on, looking at the snow outside and sipping a snifter of Brandy. As I no longer drink alcohol...
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Today is Halloween-my favorite holiday. But I'm not wearing a costume or going to any parties tonight. Just a quiet night with my lady, watching horror movies.