Team Jamie


Journal entry by Julia Lundman — May 5, 2013 Dear Friends, Both in the comments on Jamie’s CaringBridge site, in e mail and in person, some of you have been asking us to set up a means for Jamie’s friends around the world to donate towards his massive medical costs. I had no idea how … Read more



Journal entry by Julia Lundman — Feb 20, 2013 Tonight is the last night we will spend in acute rehab. Tomorrow Jamie will be discharged and move to our second apartment/office at Washington Street, which was Jamie’s original apartment for over 15 years before we moved in together. We’ve kept it all this time since it is affordably rent … Read more



Journal entry by Julia Lundman — Feb 11, 2013 Today, Jamie’s primary physical therapist came in around 3 and stated, “Jamie, I’m looking for a milestone today”. Jamie snorted, gave her his classic side-eyed sarcastic look, grabbed his quad cane, stood up on his own and proceeded to walk right out his room with her … Read more



Journal entry by Julia Lundman — Jan 11, 2013 I always begin these entries wondering what to say. It is not that I have a lack of words, it is that there are so many. I sit here at my desk trying to figure out how to organize the chaos running around in my head, … Read more

No man is an island

Sketching at Chicago's FIELD MUSEUM

Journal entry by Julia Lundman — Jan 8, 2013 Yesterday was a good day. After a full nights rest, a healthy breakfast and more AMC, Jamie had a great session with his physical therapist.  With some help, Jamie was able to stand for the first time since having his stroke – a pretty great feat for … Read more