Monthly Archives: October 2013

Honored To Accept This Award! :D

I want to thank my friend, Dawn Hosking, for nominating me for this prestigious award, Most Influential Blogger!! Wow! I am truly honored and humbled. If you have never visited Dawn’s blog, you should. She has a great gift of … Continue reading

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Pain is Personal

Originally posted on EDS and Chronic Pain News & Info:
The Empowered Pain Patient and Validated Pain Management Living with chronic pain is a personal experience. So personal that the only person experiencing it knows the pain is there. Dr.…

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Cannabis legalization: few problems so far

Originally posted on EDS and Chronic Pain News & Info:
Few Problems With Cannabis for California – NYTimes.com California’s experience shows that semi-legalizing marijuana isn’t the cataclysmic disaster the “War on Drugs” soldiers and supporters predicted: California’s 17-year experience as…

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Rainy Days and the Fifties….

Those of us with chronic pain all have those particular days when the weather really affects us. Today is one of those days for me. I have multiple chronic illnesses that cause pain in my body. Today, the fibromyalgia and … Continue reading

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The Seasons….

The seasons slowly turn as the earth on it’s axis slowly, the earth does the dance of the changing days Others, they look up and marvel at the beauty and the turning Inside my body my muscles and tendons ligaments … Continue reading

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The Monster Within….

Today…. Today, when I opened my eyes, you were there to greet me. You were creeping slowly through my tissue, my sinews, my bones. As I opened my eyes to another day, you were there to greet me with your … Continue reading

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Be Yourself

Be Yourself

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