Tag Archives: Illness

Physical hardship TMI Warning… Gnosis and being given a new task….

Being able to write again has proved to be a challenge, not only to find the time or physical stamina, but also to find the words. A week ago I ended up in the ER with severe belly pain and … Continue reading

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Pain, pain, go away…

Leave my innards alone for forever and a day… Today’s letters are brought to you today by F and U, and by the number 12… My insides feel twisted, scrunched, and raw, and nothing I have tried has helped in … Continue reading

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Another ER trip

Last night I ended up heading into the ER for chest pain again. After blood work, an EKG, a chest x-ray, and waiting for about 4 hours, I was given the diagnosis of Pleurisy again, and sent home to rest. … Continue reading

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Still Alive!

So yeah…. I finished my college semester Monday, and have been sort of regrouping and whatnot since. I checked my grades, and thus far I have a B, and 3 pending final grades. I know I am passing Math, and … Continue reading

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Gloriously 80% better

I have returned from my recent jaunt through an URI at about 80% back to normal. I only have a residual cough, and my head no longer feels like a leaky wound wrapped in soggy wool. On a side note, … Continue reading

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Stuff and a possible flu virus

I am feeling really under the weather today, but didn’t want my writing to languish more than it already has been. I started a blog post last week about a really hectic day with the kids, followed by a heavy … Continue reading

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Health misadventures, dreams, and stuff

Life has taken some interesting twists lately, mostly into “Am-I-going-to-die-ville” with stops at the ER mingled with increased insomnia, panic attacks, counselling, odd dreams I cannot remember when I wake up, and my first attempt to start a fiction story. … Continue reading

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Creating Chronic Pain Awareness (You can help!)

What condition(s) do you have that have led you to living with chronic pain? I have Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, with some Osteoarthritis in my hands and various other joints. My list of symptoms include: Insomnia, fatigue, pain at … Continue reading

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Happenings

Things in our house has been a bit busy for lack of a better term. Chaos, insanity, head-splitting tantrums (the kids, not me, as much as I wanted to throw one myself), the change in weather causing everyone to be gunky … Continue reading

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Late night thoughts

In the aftermath of my husband working and fussy kids, I tried to ground myself at bedtime by tucking my former beads under my pillow, and a polished piece of petrified wood that I have had since I was a … Continue reading

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