One year ago today, April 28, 2010, my blog was titled “Rejoice With Me.” Anniversary
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Peter, a friend of mine, dubbed it better,
“The Swallow Heard ‘Round the World.”
After not eating, drinking or swallowing anything since November of 2008, God touched me in what I now call “The Miracle on I-64.” Thousands of people logged on to read the story and hundreds responded to celebrate with us. It was a memorable, memorable day.
That night, overjoyed and overwhelmed, I reported my first day’s intake: Twelve hours have now passed. I have been eating steadily– in tiny increments, sometimes with great effort and occasionally with choking–but eating. Total consumed: 8 ounces of yogurt, 1/3 of a banana, four saltines, some orange juice, one Wendy’s Vanilla Frosty and to finish it off, a half cup of chili. Not bad for a rookie, eh?Read the full article and discuss it »