For Ehlers-Danlos Awareness month, we are prompted to share our paths to diagnosis for day fifteen. It was a dreary … More
For most of her life, she had experienced pain. Pain that other people said couldn’t exist.
Ten years ago, I began a war against a drug that now takes the life of thousands daily
Do you read the paperwork that is handed to you by your pharmacy when you get a new prescription?
Walking hurt, so I stopped walking. When it stopped hurting as much, the pain was replaced with neuropathy and when I walked, I began falling. The day before my 52nd birthday, a powerchair was prescribed. I waited with bated breath for the freedom that it offered.
When I returned to my home state of Washington in July 2017, my broken, disabled body was less able than … More
I have written many Facebook posts that started with the quote, “To Stand UP to LIVE you must first get … More
Quick Rewind In my previous post, Transient in Trump’s America, I briefly gave you a glimpse into a few of … More
… a friend asked me if I had ever tried marijuana for my pain…