It happened again. The silent stare and painful convulsions. My morning started with a simple cup of joe, but ended with a trip to the ER. Epilepsy, my dear old friend, sure missed me these past three years and came back to end my one month seizure free streak. In a weird way, I’m not disappointed thatContinue reading “Monday Reflections: Epilepsy has nothing on my growing epilepsy fam!”
How did a three-year streak turn into three-days? How did the renewed independence and freedom disappear with just the change in time? These and so many more questions swirl in my mind, but will I ever find real answers to any of them? Most people never find the underlying cause of their epilepsy. I know IContinue reading “A relapse into hell’s kitchen”
Looking at this just makes me smile!
To: My very own Hidden Disorder For the longest time, you controlled me. You held on tightly and wouldn’t let me be. Six months ago today, I made a choice. And I now no longer hear your voice. Our friendly fights are over. There is now a sense of closure. My friendly enemy, it’sContinue reading “Monday Reflections: Six Months Seizure Free”
My eyes turned into waterworks the other day. Although tears coated my cheeks, I had a smile on my face. It wasn’t bad news or unhappiness, which caused this to occur. Pain and sadness aren’t always the reason for this display of emotion. It was my thoughts of the past and present, which made meContinue reading “Happy in My Tears”
Most stories start at the beginning. Mine starts at the beginning of one end. It’s before and after, upward and backward and everything else in between. Flashback – February 2, 2009 As clouded as it was, it is a date that I will never forget. I didn’t notice the signs. I could not recollect theContinue reading “Silent Storm: The Fight From Within”