In late summer 2018, I took a trip with my mother to Entwistle, Alberta, in Canada where her mother was … 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.
In the last month I have been sharing articles about the evolution of my chronic pain treatment as well as what a fellow-traveler (and cannabis patient) has learned walking to Seattle from San Diego.
When I think back to my life, just 19 months ago… camping… Something I don’t know if I will ever be able to do again…thanks to an antibiotic…
As I set about performing the tasks required to finish my first books, one that is deeply personal, I am … More
Over seven years ago, I met a Staffordshire Terrier who changed my opinion about dogs. I had been afraid of … More
I have written many Facebook posts that started with the quote, “To Stand UP to LIVE you must first get … More