It’s a purple butterfly zebra kind of life

Here I sit, at quarter to eleven in the morning, in my pajamas with absolutely no intention of getting a shower.  To be quite honest, I'm actually afraid of the shower and how I am going to feel afterward.  Anyone who has experienced chronic pain and the accompanying fatigue will understand...the shower is just a … Continue reading It’s a purple butterfly zebra kind of life


Social media to the rescue?

Social media is a wonderful thing.  It allows us to keep in touch with friends and family that, in today's mobile society, are spread out across the country.  It allows us to make new friends with people in different countries that we would not have otherwise had the privilege of meeting.  It also allows us … Continue reading Social media to the rescue?

Believing in the impossible

"I can't believe that! said Alice. "Can't you?" the Queen said in a pitying tone.  "Try again: draw a long breath, and shut your eyes." Alice laughed.  "There's no use in trying," she said: "one can't believe in impossible things." ~Lewis Carroll, Through the Looking Glass Yes, in today's rational society it has become almost impossible, as … Continue reading Believing in the impossible


A brief trip through Wonderland

"Who are You?" said the Caterpillar. "I-I hardly know, Sir, just at present- at least I know who I was when I got up this morning, but I think I must have been changed several times since then." ~Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland I can really relate to this sentiment, especially after the diagnosis of … Continue reading A brief trip through Wonderland