Monthly Archives: November 2013

Choose Peace


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New Pain & The Depression It Brings….

After you’ve lived with chronic pain for many years, it’s hard to keep your spirits up. Hard to cope. Hard to deal with living in a private prison where no one really knows what you are going through. But what’s … Continue reading

Posted in Acute Pain, Anger, Arthritis, Bitterness, Challenges, Changes, Chronic Illness, Chronic Pain, Depression, Disbelief, Discouragement, Emotions, Endurance, Escape, Fear, Fibromyalgia, Flare Up, Health, Isolation, Life Journey, Osteoarthritis, Past Experiences, Sadness, Self Hate, Self Image, Sensory Overload | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

November 30, 2013

Sometimes the weariness from the pain is so great that all I can do is lay and close my eyes and pray for sleep to come and take me away to a place where I can find respite and escape … Continue reading

Posted in Arthritis, Challenges, Changes, Chronic Illness, Chronic Pain, Depression, Disbelief, Discouragement, Emotions, Escape, Fibromyalgia, Flare Up, Health, Hopelessness, Isolation, Life Journey, Osteoarthritis, Sadness, Self Hate, Self Image | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Aging & Dealing With Worsening Chronic Pain

It seems to me that my desire to write comes when my pain is at it’s worst.  When I am feeling better, I don’t want to sit and write, I want to get up and live my life.  So even … Continue reading

Posted in Aging, Anger, Anger Management, Arthritis, Bitterness, Challenges, Changes, Chronic Illness, Chronic Pain, Connections, courage, Depression, Diagnosis, Disbelief, Discouragement, Emotions, Empowerment, Endurance, Fear, Fibromyalgia, Flare Up, Focus, Hope, Hyper-Sensitivity, Inner Strength, Irritability, Isolation, Life Journey, Medication, Menopause, Narcotics, Online Relationships, Osteoarthritis, Pain Medication, Past Experiences, Relationships, Sadness, Self Hate, Self Image, Self Love, Sensory Overload, Sharing, Tendinitis | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments


  I love my solitude. What’s more, I need it. Like I need air. I think that’s why I love the night so much. It’s so quiet and still. Nothing happening. I can literally feel the silence, and it nourishes … Continue reading

Posted in Central Nervous System, Clear Mind, Emotions, Escape, Focus, Health, Inner Strength, Life Journey, Life Path, Peace, Self Love, Solitude | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

The Dragon’s Loyalty Award

I would like to thank my friend and fellow blogger, Dawn Hosking, for bestowing the honor of this award upon me. It is just the boost I needed to get back into writing again. I was absent for a few … Continue reading

Posted in Appreciation, Award, Best Self, Guitar, Individualism, Life Journey, Life Path, Memory Loss, Music, Online Relationships, Reading, Recognition, Relationships, Sharing, Short Term Memory Loss, Sleep Disorder, writing | Tagged , , , , | 20 Comments

Blessed Are….

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