Tag Archive for ‘Injury & Illness Behind The Smile’

These are my thoughts and experiences regarding living with illness, injury, dysfunction and disability…. This section will also include the occasional journal style post that may resonate with people in similar circumstances, hopefully giving a similar form of validation that I have found myself while reading other people’s stories.

Balancing Life With Laughter!

You know some days you really do have to laugh at yourself! Especially when you are a teetotaler who is walking through the house more in the vein of a drunken sailor … Leaning against walls for stability while waltzing down the hallway, swaying side to side as if you are navigating the roll of a ship at high sea rather than a house on dry land. You’ve got three […]

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The Downfall of Strength!

From a medical perspective alone, I can’t help but wonder how many people are dismissed and turned away because they don’t allow themselves to look sick enough, complain loudly enough or wince at every pain or uncomfortable sensation felt throughout their body while being poked and prodded by doctors? … No matter how intense their pain or discomfort becomes!

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