Jelly’s on the mend and showing some improvement. As many of you will recall, two weeks ago the old gal could barely get around due to hip dysplasia and arthritic shoulders and elbows. Then, last week, she underwent a stem cell procedure that saw her own stem cells harvested from her belly fat, treated, then injected into the problem areas with the hope that they would help stimulate the new growth. Well, even though she’s still given to lying about for most of the day, this was her last night trying to chase down Akemi:
Not exactly spry but certainly moving a lot better. Here’s hoping there’s still more recovery to come.
BTW – thanks to everyone who provided the link to the Batman pug (q.v. yesterday’s comments section).
Lou Anders, the editor of that newly-released superhero anthology, Masked, I’m a part of, was recently asked to come up with a soundtrack for the collection by music, lit, and pop culture blog largeheartedboy.com. Lou then asked each of the book’s contributors to come up with a song that best represents their particular story and – here’s the catch; there’s always a catch – explain why the song is appropriate to the story. Anyway, it would seem I was the lone hold-out, so I offered up my selection and thoughts in a semi-comprehensible manner. You can find the article here: http://www.largeheartedboy.com/blog/archive/2010/07/book_notes_lou.html
Some progress on the script front. Who says SGU isn’t funny?
Finally, here the second half of those behind-the-scenes pics from the last days of Atlantis. All photos courtesy and copyright MGM Television.