The Blessing of Sickness

Photo credit: Matthew Wiebe —

I think I know how that dog feels.

Just last night, I was curled up in a blanket. The tissue box, medicine and copious amounts of water were all within arms reach.

I was sick.

In fact, I’ve been sick for a few days now. It started with a sore throat, then it progressed to sneezing and coughing. And it all came to a head last night when I had a fever of 101. And you know…