Flashback Friday: I Knew There Was Something Fishy

Originally Posted APRIL 1, 2011 In February I wrote a post entitled “There’s Something Fishy About My Cholesterol”, where I wrote about the change in cholesterol numbers for the worse after being on Lovaza, a prescription fish oil supplement. One of the side effects of Lovaza is an increase of bad cholesterol, and ever since…

I Never Saw This With The Naked Eye Before

While outside during the light snow before the blizzard, the snowflakes were light and fluffy and resting on my jacket very lightly. When I looked down, the flakes were all in the classic snowflake design we all see from magnified photos, but I could clearly see it with the naked eye. I took a few…

And Now I Am Closing My FaceBook Page Too

Yesterday I posted that I was closing my newspaper. Well, I am shutting down my FaceBook page also. Thanks for all those that were following me on FaceBook.   Written by Basil Rene © 2014 All Rights Reserved

I Am Shutting Down My Newspaper

Sarcoidosis News Daily Review, my daily newspaper is coming to an end as of tomorrow. Quite honestly, I started the paper a while ago as a bit of self promotion to gain followers on my blog. It didn’t really work, and I am not into gathering followers anymore. I am in a place now where…

Flashback Friday: Peanuts Philosophy

Originally Posted March 23, 2011 The following is the philosophy of Charles Schulz, the creator of the ‘Peanuts’ comic strip. You don’t have to actually answer the questions. Just ponder on them. Just read straight through, and you’ll get the point. The Charles Schulz Philosophy 1. Name the five wealthiest people in the world. 2….

Be Patient

  Written by Basil Rene © 2014 All Rights Reserved

Snapshots Of My Life: My GoldFish Has Gas

I have an aquarium with two white goldfish With red heads, and I got them at the same time and they were both the same size, babies. Now one is about the size of my fist and the other about half that size. I noticed the big one floating at the top a lot and…

Sharing My World 2015 – Week #3

Here is my weekly contribution to Cee's Photography challenge, Share Your World Given the choice of anyone in the world, whom would you want as a dinner guest? Olivia Newton John. First off, I have been a fan of her music since I was 9 years old, long before she got famous in Grease. I…

Flashback Friday: Ready, Aim, Heal

Originally posted March 9, 2011 I started this blog last year on the 4th anniversary of my open lung biopsy which definitively diagnosed my pulmonary sarcoidosis. I started it not as an informative blog, but as a blog about my personal experiences with the disease sarcoidosis. If you are a follower of my blog, you…