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Pipe Dreams

A few weeks ago I read a post   by a fellow blogger-Mrs Hippy Geek  “A Wheelie Good Summer” and felt a sudden surge of hope. For the first time since I got sick 2008 there seemed to be a mobility aid out there that would allow me to accompany my husband when he took the dogs out on Woodbury common. 1,537 more words

EDS

The parking lot...

You may remember I became the owner of a disabled parking permit a little while ago, something I have been using more than I would have liked due to the ongoing knee saga. 817 more words

Ankylosing Spondylitis

Angry days...

We all have them. You know when you bite everyone’s head off for no apparent reason, get cranky at trivial little things, nothing feels like its going right etc. 325 more words

Ankylosing Spondylitis

When heart pain masquerades

Our kids have opened new worlds to us. In this case, Salsa dancing.

So thanks to my beautiful daughter, Molly, Jay and I are taking salsa lessons. 482 more words

Chronic Pain

Perceived Failure

Today I am feeling anxious, as I wait for an appointment with a new supervisor.  I feel shame and inadequate and emotional as I plan out different dialogues in my mind.   463 more words

Chronic Pain

Music Monday - Go-Go's Gone-Gone?

Hubby and I watched the 2016 Billboard Awards last night like we do most awards shows – we record it early and watch it later so we can skip any performances, drawn out acceptance speeches and, of course, commercials we aren’t interested in. 352 more words

Bipolar

On Resting

       (from Buddha Doodles by Molly Hahn)

This morning, on my writer’s facebook page I posted this:

Sometimes, I have to remind myself
about the extent of my human nature.

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Mindfulness