Friends are a big part of our lives, they are who we lean on when life gets hard, and who we laugh with. At 33 years of age, I have found myself lucky enough to have a small amazing group of friends, people who will be there for me in any capacity. Even though I have… Continue reading I’ll Stand By You: Friendship In Times of Illness
Close to midnight tonight I will turn 33. Its kind of crazy to think another year of my life has passed. Like New Years, I think a lot of us sit down and think about the past 365 days. The trials and the triumphs, stuff we wish had been better, and stuff we are grateful wasn’t… Continue reading the year i broke open (32)
some people when they hear your story. contract. others upon hearing your story. expand. and this is how you know. -nayirrah waheed Hey friends. Man oh man, I just don’t know how I got so lucky to have the incredible support system that I have. For all the doom and gloom moments I have… Continue reading this is how you know
Its hard to believe that my 31st year is coming to a close 4 days from now. For the past 4 birthdays, I have hoped with every birthday that the next year would be the year I got better. Unfortunately the year of 31 has left me getting sicker beyond anything I could have imagined. I’m so… Continue reading 365 days
“I watch the stars from my window sill The whole world is moving and I’m standing still” As I have said in other blog entries, the isolation that stems from chronic illness can be almost as crippling as the actual illness itself. It can be absolutely devastating to feel really alone when you have already lost… Continue reading i was made for sunny days.