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My Journey

Let me introduce myself. Hello. My name is Amanda, and I have multiple Sclerosis.

There. Now lets get the most common comments I receive out of the way. 297 more words


The Journey Begins

I remember when I started having the symptoms. I remember where I was when I KNEW something was wrong.

I thought I was just tired. That I overdid it. 704 more words


(13) The Benefits of Blackberries

Summer days of my youth in Southeastern Kentucky smoldered under the heavens as my little sister, cousins, and I unleashed our imaginations and concocted fanciful plans in our outdoor play.  1,316 more words

Multiple Sclerosis


It’s been a while, hasn’t it?

Umm. Stuff’s happened. Things were discovered (sadly, no map leading to a secret treasure, though I’m still hoping). Dices were rolled. 339 more words


(12) The Voice of a Stone

The 3 Ms–marriage, munchkins, and MS–challenge me on a daily basis along with a plethora of other tasks that demand attention.  Good times abound here in our household and for me, personally.  1,043 more words

Multiple Sclerosis


Back in the summer, I helped put together the filming of a great video project with the MS Society of Canada, aimed to reach out to young people with, and affected by MS. 146 more words

Multiple Sclerosis