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The Lauren is Down

November 16, 2013


The Lauren asked me to write a post saying that she does not feel well and will not be writing a post tonight. I’m not sure why she didn’t just ask me to write one instead, but I am complying with her wish on the off chance that it is her last. Also, she may […]

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Be vewwy vewwy qwuiet….

June 15, 2012


Be vewwy vewwy qwuiet....

Yep, that’s an old drawing. I’m recycling the picture from 3 1/2 years ago. Hi, dead Pfennig. A new mean cat is about to explode kittens all over your house. Sorry. My stomach has been trying to kill my throat the past week, and my voice is paying the price. (I’ve been off my medication […]

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I believe it’s a cold.

October 10, 2009



A couple of nights ago I woke up with some pretty bad acid pain in my throat, and I was mad. I’m doing everything right, for cryin’ out loud! No eating or drinking for three hours before bedtime, no alcohol, sleeping at an angle, and taking medicine (er, when I remember). It happened again the […]

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At least we’re on the same floor.

March 20, 2009


At least we're on the same floor.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, KEREN!!!!!!! My voice has sounded much more normal lately, and singing isn’t as difficult as it used to be. I graduated from the couch to a bed a couple of weeks ago, but forgot to write about it. We prototyped Brad’s bed by propping up one end with cement blocks. (Those classy green […]

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I’ll take ‘Vocal Nodules’ for $500, Alex.

February 10, 2009


Well, we finally have an answer to my three-month-long hoarse voice. I have vocal nodules, and yes – acid reflux. I had the visit to the ENT today, and it was quick and horrible. The doctor was incredibly nice, and we chatted pleasantly as I tried to ignore that he was putting a lighted probe […]

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January 30, 2009


I went to the doctor today about my stupid voice, and he set up an appointment with an ENT in Lincoln.  They’re going to stick a camera in my nose!  (Do you think I’ll be able to post a picture of that?)  Anyway, I asked my doctor if I should keep taking the rest of […]

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