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7 Days of Silence and Some Absurd Text Messages

During my week of the flu/laryngitis I’d text my comments to my husband even if he was just on the other side of our L-shaped couch, and he’d reply verbally like a normal person. 296 more words


The perks of having an autoimmune disease.

So, the greatest ‘perk’ of having an autoimmune disease…

Maybe it’s the consistent pain and discomfort of late? Or is it the viral infections and colds that seem to come out of nowhere. 588 more words

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Monkey no speak

It’s funny when you get laryngitis. People around you stop talking too.

It’s as if imitation is the highest form of communication. You talk a lot, I talk a lot. 309 more words

More Than One Way To Speak

Vocal is not always the way it works
Or how you let the words out
Infinite are the ways to express
C… 35 more words


Coffee Date #16

It’s been another week! Time is flying by! Goodbye October. 965 more words


How to Cure Laryngitis with Apple Cider Vinegar

Laryngitis is a fairly common illness that cannot be treated with antibiotics unless it is considered chronic. However, many people are not aware that they can use… 1,048 more words



Got my annual case of laryngitis. Feels strange to be deprived of a voice literally. As an artist, I’ve often felt metaphorically voiceless.


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