I Can’t Hear You

You go along, working on being strong but conserving your strength (LOL) like the Doctors tell you and then…….Reality hits like a sledge hammer. Paresthesias  abound.  You try to ignore them.  You go about your business as though nothing is wrong and then you finally succumb to whimpering and crying because this particular one is […]

I’m So Fricking Tired!

Fatigue.  What is it?  Medicine Net describes it thus: Fatigue (either physical, mental or both) is a symptom that may be difficult for the patient to describe and words like lethargic, exhausted and tired may be used. The dictionary website describes it as this: noun weariness from bodily or mental exertion. a cause of weariness; slow ordeal; exertion: the fatigue of driving for many hours. Physiology.  Temporary diminution of the irritability or functioning of organs, tissues, or cells after excessive exertion or stimulation. What about fatigue in Multiple […]

Write or Wrong

Hello my dear friends, I have posted several articles that have been somewhat generalized.  Although I feel that it’s okay, at the same time, I feel that I wasn’t living up to the promise I made myself.  That promise was to keep this site very intimate and blatantly honest. It’s not that I’ve been dishonest, […]

A Child Who Skips

I’ve been in the hospital for about a week and find myself on yet another difficult road–par for the course. I’ve learned some news from Doctors that stopped me dead in my tracks, so to speak. Adjustments must be made. Things to do, people to see and hug. Wrong turns corrected–or not. It’s up to […]

A Child Who Skips

I’ve been in the hospital for about a week and find myself on yet another difficult road–par for the course.   I’ve learned some news from Doctors that stopped me dead in my tracks, so to speak.   Adjustments must be made. Things to do, people to see and hug. Wrong turns corrected–or not. It’s […]

Diggin’ It

This is no time for excuses, I think to myself.  I’m back from surgery for a hernia repair, one of many.  This was a particularly difficult one since it was repairing a repair of a hernia.  I landed up with a swelling, called a seroma, that was the size of a football.  I’m still walking […]