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Bipolar/Colonoscopy/My Birthday

On the 3rd, I turned 55. On the 6th, my eldest child turned 26.

On the 8th I had a colonoscopy. I remembered to take my chill pill ahead of time so it was just mostly terrifying. 1,463 more words



My writing mojo is currently MIA, on friday I found out that a lad I went to school with and kept in contact with on social media passed away aged just 44. 502 more words

Quote of the Day - When true Inspiration is needed I know where to go!

Inspirational Quotes surround us in today’s world of Facebook, Google, Twitter etc. Throw away lines that are designed to challenge us and motivate us. Do they or are we overwhelmed by the many thoughts, sayings, likes and shares that crowd our day? 468 more words

Broken Femur

LydiaA1614 reblogged this on Being Lydia! and commented:

Sam has a really good grasp of the difference between memes and true inspiration. Lydia!

Quick post

Sorry this will just be a quick post this week. I have been waiting for inspiration to strike but it must’ve taken a holiday and forgotten to tell me. 393 more words

Chronic Pain

"Rock of Ages" poem by Mary Jane Gonzales

Father, I am sinking.
Would you throw to me a rope?
Would you please confirm the scripture
That I’m never without hope? 224 more words

"My Only Consolation" song by Mary Jane Gonzales

“My Only Consolation”

Written by Mary Jane Gonzales

Music and Performance by Lequita Hoffpauir

Copyright 2011

Too much of a good thing: when people don't really *get* pain science

I wanted to share a really important post with you all this morning, from the author of Chronically Undiagnosed.

She’s a therapist who is dealing with chronic illness.  1,545 more words

Chronic Illness