Monthly Archives: June 2014

Lost in Grief

For the majority of people coping with chronic pain or illness it came on suddenly while we were innocently living normal lives.  Whether we were nine or fifty years old chronic pain brought about devastating changes in the life we … Continue reading

Posted in caring, chronic fatigue syndrome, Chronic Illness, Chronic Pain, compassion, coping, depression, fibromyalgia, health, invisible illness, Medicine, mystery diagnosis, Mystery Illness, pain management, rheumatoid arthitis, understanding | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 17 Comments

Life with the rich and famous

And then there was silence. I know, I know, I have been a major slacker lately. I can admit that, in fact I have consistently admitted that to everyone who asked me where that update was hiding. To which, I must say, … Continue reading

Posted in Academia, confused, cultural differences, Culture, funny, humor, Scotland, travel, travel abroad, understanding | Tagged , , | 39 Comments