Last night before I went to bed I felt the numbness and tingling that begins in my feet and extends up my calves, start to reach its smoky tendrils further up my left leg. I contemplated on the feeling as I lay in bed between my husband and six year old. There’s not much more... Continue Reading →
What’s in a Name? We all know what’s next, “a rose by any other name, would smell as sweet.” The line from Romeo’s soliloquy, and a little tidbit I identified with, in freshman English class from my chameleon-like array of names. I mentioned in my first blog, that my blog title, and screenname, is both... Continue Reading →
It's almost Summertime. We celebrated my daughter's eighth birthday and we are making plans. We purchased tickets to fly to Utah next month. We get to see family again, make plans, and I get to return back to California, to my husband and my MS Specialist, and yes, I am equally happy about both. This post will share my my experience receiving the vaccine, as well as my feelings going forward, my hesitations and my hopefulness.
Can you remember having a loose tooth as a child. It hurt, just a little. The pain drew you in. You wanted to touch it. You wanted to experiment with that pain. There was a sharp edge, but that imparted an exquisite knowledge of the world. This pain was necessary to growing up. There is... Continue Reading →
I was nervous on the drive to my clinical trial appointment this morning. I had that nagging feeling I had forgotten something. I had my purse, my phone, some snacks... but not my cane! 😱
Kids are still asleep so I'm taking a minute to type up a blog. Damian Washington's Interview with Brittney Quiroz of A Hot MS popped up on my feed this morning and started the day out right, getting inspired. Damian Washington talks to Brittney about her experience with MS, her blog, and how she still... Continue Reading →