I’m Still Here

It’s been a while since I’ve posted and I hate that but Real Life reared it’s head this past month in a very real and scary way.  First of all, a month ago, my father in law had a stroke.  He survived and just came back home this past week and is improving every single day.  He still has some loss of movement in his right hand/arm/leg but it’s coming back little by little.  He lives an hour away from us and the hospital he was in was about an hour and 40 minutes away so a lot of traveling ensued.  We even had to cancel a raid which hasn’t happened in years but I have the best raiders who are incredibly understanding – I mean Real Life comes first!

 

And then last week there was a shooting outside our house – something unheard of for our neighborhood, and thankfully no one was hurt… it’s just really disturbing to have that happen twenty feet from where you’re sitting in the living room.

 

One of the brightest spots this past week was receiving a pet from my friend Navi who literally made my day.  It was an expected and welcome Dragon Kite – level 25.  I named it Rawr.  It seemed appropriate and it CHANGES COLORS.  SQUEE!!!  And as you can see from the picture below is that I also got my Hearthsteed which I think is just GORGEOUS.

 

Rawr

 

Anyway, I’ll get to more posts later… I have quite a few in mind – including the new Diablo 3 expansion and the new game Heroes of the Storm which is in technical alpha at this point.  Ven and I were lucky enough to get invites.

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Author: Askevar

Raid leader and Tank. Also is an altoholic

3 thoughts on “I’m Still Here”

  1. I’m glad to hear that your father in law is improving. Strokes are super scary business; there’s history of it in my family so I understand what you’re going through.

    Also, lucky! I hope you have fun playing in the technical alpha of Heroes of the Storm. From what I’ve seen it’s really fun.

    1. Thanks, I really appreciate that… I’ve never dealt with one before but yes definitely super scary.

      Yeah we’ve enjoyed Heroes of the Storm thus far a lot! I need to go on the forums and give some feedback but I wanted to play a few more of the heroes first.

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