2017 Got the Last Laugh

2017 was a year of pain, surgery, healing, doctors, drugs, along with various other maladies and challenges that kept me unwell for more than seven months.

I thought I’d be going into 2018 strong and relatively healthy, but 2017 got the last laugh. Here it is, the final day of the year, and I am sick again, this time with an intestinal bug. So much fun!

And so my prediction in Getting a Head Start on New Years Resolutions came true. Before I even started the year, my resolutions have gone by the wayside. That list has now been downgraded to a “to do list.” (Which, to be honest, was all those resolutions were in the first place.)

Despite that, with this post, as unpleasant as it might be, I have fulfilled my fifty-day blog challenge.

Wishing us all a healthy 2018 and challenges that are as pleasant to fulfill as this challenge was.

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Pat Bertram is the author of the suspense novels UnfinishedMadame ZeeZee’s Nightmare, Light BringerMore Deaths Than OneA Spark of Heavenly Fireand Daughter Am IBertram is also the author of Grief: The Great Yearning, “an exquisite book, wrenching to read, and at the same time full of profound truths.” Connect with Pat on Google+. Like Pat on Facebook.

5 Responses to “2017 Got the Last Laugh”

  1. rami ungar the writer Says:

    Feel better, Pat. I hope 2018 treats us all better than 2017 did.

  2. Jan Says:

    So ironic that you just wished me good health in the new year! Take care and get well; next year HAS to be better than this one.

  3. LordBeariOfBow Says:

    I’ve never made / had new year resolutions in my life, couldn’t see the point. Cheer up Pat It’s going to get better and we’ll both have a good year 😀

  4. Golden Day | Bertram's Blog Says:

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