Cyberattacks, life flights and scrambling for hope

I left you a voicemail about a few moments in a hospital.

Cyberattacks, life flights and scrambling for hope

I am in the middle of changing all the hosting for my voicemails. By next week, you should be able to get them added to any podcast app you want! For now, here it is on Spotify.

I left you a voicemail about 15 minutes at a hospital. And yes! The voicemail is seven minutes longer than the experience I am trying to describe. I don't know. I am working on thinking faster. Next week, I'll get it under ten minutes! Maybe!

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