Tag Archives: MS

Silence

“Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing there is a field. I’ll meet you there. When the soul lies down in that grass the world is too full to talk about.” ― Jalaluddin Rumi Sometimes, the silence is too loud. … Continue reading

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Dream On a.k.a It’s 2017, Let’s do this

“Yes: I am a dreamer. For a dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.” ― Oscar Wilde, The Critic as Artist     … Continue reading

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Tired

“there is a loneliness in this world so great that you can see it in the slow movement of the hands of a clock. people so tired mutilated either by love or no love. people just are not good to … Continue reading

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Don’t Let Me Down

“I need you, I need you, I need you right now Yeah, I need you right now So don’t let me, don’t let me, don’t let me down I think I’m losing my mind now It’s in my head, darling … Continue reading

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The “Rock”

“Miraculously recover or die. That’s the extent of our cultural bandwidth for chronic illness.” ― S. Kelley Harrell I recently gave a friend an analogy of what my life feels like. As I’ve mentioned before, I have MS, asthma, and … Continue reading

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I forgot my meds

“A demonic reaper asked to be my valentine and then killed his crazy ex-girlfriend to save my life. Tomorrow I was starting up antipsychotic meds.” ― Courtney Allison Moulton, Wings of the Wicked So…I have ADD and MS…and anxiety…and…and… I … Continue reading

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Too long…

“There are too many books I haven’t read, too many places I haven’t seen, too many memories I haven’t kept long enough.” ― Irwin Shaw Time has been on my mind a lot lately. How much time is left before … Continue reading

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Numb

“numbed brain a few seconds to process the information.” ― G.M. Ford, Threshold My head is numb. My face is going numb. My arms are cold numbness. The numbness of exhaustion is taking hold. I need sleep. I can’t think. … Continue reading

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A toothy matter

“A tooth is much more to be prized than a diamond.” – ― Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, Don Quixote First, let me start off by saying I am feeling MUCH better this week mentally. Backstory time – I am overweight. … Continue reading

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Chronic

“Behind every stressful thought is the desire for things to be other than they are.” ― Toni Bernhard, How to Be Sick: A Buddhist-Inspired Guide for the Chronically Ill and Their Caregivers I am chronically ill. That’s so weird to … Continue reading

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