The Fibro Blues

As I lay there on the sofa, wrapped up in my robe and blanket very late, As I pondered how I was losing more and more of myself, How I was losing more and more to this shadow, this cloud, Which never seems to dissipate, Sadness came over me, though Read more…

Invisible, Not to Me

This is just for starters.  Pretty much my day is dealing with these symptoms, these issues.  When people ask why faith matters, faith in God, faith in community, in people who care about you being there for you matters, it’s because otherwise you are on a boat in the middle Read more…

Paradise in the Journey of Thorns

I got my blood test results back and the results were thorns.  My thyroid was high, and all my vitamin and iron counts, low.  In addition my doctor expressed concerns about cysts in the pelvic and abdominal area, so change in thyroid meds, vitamin IV infusion twice a week for Read more…