Category Archives: Health

Seized

How was my Halloween? Eventful. Scary for my husband. Depressing for me. But I’m getting ahead of myself. I have epilepsy. It isn’t a secret or a revelation, it’s just kind of always been there. When I was younger, my … Continue reading

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Ten Pounds Later, My Weight Finally Bothers Me

When I zipped up my big winter coat, a red coat that I absolutely adore, it was uncomfortably snug. I had to suck it in to zip it up, and even then I was afraid of busting the zipper. At … Continue reading

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A Therapeutic Match

Last year, I sought out therapy again. I felt like I was on the verge of melting down between my PTSD going off the rails for the first time in years, the subsequent depression and also dealing with a great … Continue reading

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Problems of the Heart

I’ve been mainly absent lately. In life. On social media. Kind of silent, not really there, which kind of explains most days. To say it’s been a hard year would be such a gross understatement it instantly makes me gag. … Continue reading

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The Statistic

A few weeks ago, I had an appointment with my cardiologist who ordered a bunch of tests because, “Nothing about you is ever straightforward.” He was talking about my health because nothing ever is. A heart infection that went undetected … Continue reading

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