Category Archives: Opinion

My Money Mantra and Big Purchase Hesitation

Last week my husband surprised me by taking me to Best Buy. He wanted to get me a new laptop. It was my birthday, but also he wanted me to have something smaller and lighter. I was so surprised and … Continue reading

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Absences

For a long time my neurologists and neurosurgeons have argued about whether or not I have epilepsy. Yes, argued is appropriate because when you have eight neuro people in the room, getting heated and waving their arms around – it … Continue reading

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That Piece: A Publishing Milestone

Last week, I wrote an essay that was different from a lot of what I’ve written before. First off, it was personal, but also the most political piece I’ve written. Second, it was current and extremely timely. Usually, I’m behind. … Continue reading

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I Died When I Didn’t Have Health Insurance

I recently had one of my essays posted on the Huffington Post. Please check it out by clicking the link below. For a list of my other Huffington Post pieces, please click here.

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These Trying, Terrifying Times

Last week I had a sobering conversation with my husband. It was about politics – something we rarely talk about because he’s a Republican and I’m a bleeding heart and so most conversations, despite our best intentions, just go sideways … Continue reading

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