I’ve been struggling lately with talking. (If we are being honest here, while I have come out of my shell in recent years, I have been pretty quiet for most of my life.) I find my strength in the written word. I can compose a sentence. If I don’t like it, I can re-write it. If it… Continue reading being mindful.
This post is written on World IBD Day (although technically, I wrote the majority of it last night). It is based on my own personal experience with Crohn’s disease. I will define terms along the way to help you follow along if this is your first time joining me. It was late 2011. I hadn’t had any of… Continue reading be an advocate.
I have been thinking for awhile now I’ve been wanting to write a post about Crohn’s. But I wasn’t quite sure what that post would be. Then tonight, I got home from dinner and it hit me, this is why I want to write this post: April 30 2015 was my last Remicade infusion. Several… Continue reading high fives all around
A man that was once very special to me, his birthday is today. We have not spoken in over five years, maybe more, so I have not had the chance to send him birthday wishes. But, he is in my thoughts. (If someone who knows him happens to be reading this, please send him my best.) And,… Continue reading the thing about relationships