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My dang pain in the neck

It never starts as anything. I was reaching for my little notepad. I am always jotting things down. ( I sort of sometimes feel like Columbo without the coffee stained overcoat.) Then I twisted when I should have bent and I swear I can literally feel something in my neck, shoulder and arm tear. 295 more words

Chronic Pain

Sleep - how long can you evade me?

I have never had a decent nights sleep since my pain started 8 years ago. I regularly see most of the hours on the clock throughout the night, and am lucky to get 2 hours of broken sleep, as one of my pains wakes me up. 441 more words


Borrowing Spoons

I am still learning how to function with this constant companion of mine called chronic pain…always trying to see how much I can do, how far I can push myself, how much I can “get away with” before it knocks me down.  952 more words


Eyelid Surgery Could Decrease Migraine Pain

Do you have migraines? Do you wish you had younger looking eyelids? What if I told you that you could have one procedure done to look better and decrease you migraine pain?  342 more words

Pain Management

Happy Spoonaversary!

Today is the 10 year anniversary of my chronic pain journey! What kind of gift do I get for a ten year “Spoonaversary“? A chrome wheelchair? 528 more words


A jock prepares to battle PTSD, it is a game, life that is!.

I have evaluated C-PTSD from a jocks point of view, evaluated it as an opponent, explored its strengths, and discovered it’s weakness. 306 more words


Freedom Friday - October 24, 2014

Blogging friend, Iman, last week launched Freedom Friday writing, “It’s Freedom Friday, so I reserve the sole right to say what I have to say … .” 499 more words