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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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In for a Penny, In for a Pound

“if you take care of the pennies, the pounds will take care of themselves.” ― Jeffrey Archer, Mightier than the Sword I’ve talked before about wanting to lose weight. How desperate I am to shed the pounds and be healthy. … 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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Darkness

“Whoever fights monsters should see to it that in the process he does not become a monster. And if you gaze long enough into an abyss, the abyss will gaze back into you.” ― Friedrich Nietzsche Mental illness is a … Continue reading

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Health & Epiphany

“A fit, healthy body—that is the best fashion statement” ― Jess C. Scott The last few months I have been tracking what I eat (not always, but often), stepping on the scale, scowling, stressing, and not losing. I had an … Continue reading

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