To the Sea¬†(Sometimes It’s Worth It)

Did you know that some of the first people to take vacations were chronically ill people? Doctors started recommending travel for those with chronic physical and mental illnesses in the 19th century. Doctors today still recommend doing things that reduce stress;...

For My Husband, on Our Anniversary 

Three years ago today my husband, J, pledged to love all of me forever (despite my chronic illness). His vows even included a promise to get me my favorite “sick” foods when I am to ill to make or acquire my own food. What a man. Three years later I can...

Feel Good Friday: Finding the Positives

This week has been one filled with tragedy. The deadliest mass shooting in American history occurred as a result of the hatred of one individual. The attack was meant not only as an affront to America as a whole, but also to the progress that the LGBTQ+ community has...