The Flip Side: Spiraling Downward

Remember when I told you that I didn’t notice I was sick in The Chronic Illness Paradox? I’m glad I did, it was true at the time. Now though, I want to draw attention to the flip side of this phenomenon. As I mentioned previously, this stomach bug started...

Screw Normal

This one is hard. I’ve been waffling on whether or not to post it, and in what form. That probably means that someone else feels this way and needs it too though, so here we go. Try to keep an open mind… Yesterday was the Boston Marathon. I know more than...

The Chronic Illness Paradox

Something funny happened to me this week. Something worth mentioning. I picked up a run-of-the mill stomach virus from work. In its self, this isn’t interesting at all. I get sick all of the time. What’s interesting is that I didn’t even realize I...