Monthly Archives: June 2010

Lessons about who we are

Chronic illness throws you into no-mans-land and you find yourself wondering who you are and who you are becoming. You get to a point where you wonder who you really are because the society you live in defines you based … Continue reading

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To disclose or not to disclose

One of hardest things I have had to come to terms with is not my diagnoses but having to tell people about my diagnoses. Every time, I find myself in a position where disclosure seems necessary, I am racked with … Continue reading

Posted in Chronic illnesses, Fibromyaloga, rheumatoid arthritis | 13 Comments

THE LIES WE TOLD Winner Has Been Announced

The winner of THE LIES WE TOLD has been announced. Click HERE to find out who won.

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Is it really Friday?

Last night, I braced myself for a nightmare fibro headache. The pins and needles feeling on the top of my head started and I knew that that would be the norm for the next few days. Two years and I … Continue reading

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The Meaning of Life

As every reader of my blog knows, my life is complicated, full of twists and turns, and extremely busy. (That is why you come here and even an entire pot of coffee won’t allow it to make any sense either … Continue reading

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Diane Chamberlain Book Review and Giveaway

BOOK REVIEW Maya and Rebecca Ward are sisters who share many secrets. They both have medical degrees and they both share the memory of their parents’ brutal murder. The Lies We Told reveals that all people have secrets and some … Continue reading

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The World Does Not See the Ugly Parts

This morning I woke to a grim reminder that my rheumatoid arthritis is here to stay. My hands were clenched together into fists. My left shoulder was stiff and numb and I was having shooting pains that started into my … Continue reading

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