Hey everyone! So I get a lot of questions asking how to cope with an IBS flare-up. Bear in mind that everyone has different has different methods, these are just a few of things I do. 475 more words
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May is always a significant month for me, and I think I write about it every year.
This May marks 10 years since I broke out of the nursing home and embarked on independent living that everyone seemed to tell me was not in my future. 393 more words
I find day-to-day life rather entertaining. It is very twisty-turny in the way that one situation leads into another. It is twisty-turny in how interactions with one person influence interactions with the next, and it certainly doesn’t stop its twisty-turny nature there. 346 more words
So it goes.
The past 5 or so years of life have been very enlightening for me. Tragedy and heartache can do that, illness can do that, the amazing and effervescent gift of life and love can do that, life it seems…does that. 416 more words
In September 1992 I died, leaving behind a young wife and a 3 month old daughter. Or I would have. I was 35 years old, we lived in Hilo, and hurricane Iniki was bearing down on the Hawaiian Islands, destination uncertain. 846 more words