Happy Thanksgiving!

Once again it is the special day of the year (at least in the USA) to acknowledge and accept the good things in our lives. Especially those good things which we did not earn: care given to us when we were helpless, rights won for us even before we were born, an entire...

Lasik: One Month Update

It’s been one month since my Lasik surgery, and I must say I am quite pleased with the result. I went to my optometrist for my one month post-op exam, and he informs me that my vision is now 20/20, aka normal. The slight irritation and feeling of having...

Lasik one week later…

It has now been a week and a couple of days since my Lasik eye surgery. My vision has sharpened up a lot by now, and I do not think I will need glasses even for driving. Driving and focusing on street signs does not make my head hurt any more. I still see halos around...
Lasik is a bizarre experience

Lasik is a bizarre experience

As readers of my blog know by now, I had Lasik eye surgery last Thursday afternoon. It was a bizarre, and rather scary experience at times. In first stage of the actual surgery, a cold-looking machine pressed down uncomfortably on my eyes, one at a time, causing me to...