A Klutz With Fibromyalgia

ER Doctor: So what did you do to your wrist? Me:I tripped over a kid, not my own, and braced my fall with it. Dr: Ow!  And you did this today (Late Thursday)? Me: No… Sunday afternoon. Dr: And you’re just coming in? Me: Well, I’m a klutz with fibromyalgia.  If I came in every […]

911 What’s Your Emergency

I woke up a week ago to the worst headache I’ve ever had and a neck I could barely move.  Now, I’m use to headaches but not like this. Never the less, I went on to my Math class that night thinking little of it.  It wasn’t until I got home after math, and was […]

Labor Day Pains

One day, many days from now, I’m going to laugh at the fact I spent labor day weekend 2013 laboring over my first kidney stone.  Back contractions and all.  But not yet.  As I type this I’m 96+ hours into this bullshit and not nearly ready to laugh.  On the plus side, this afternoon I […]

I Did It!

I have been missing it since last fall.  Never thought I would, but the feeling of power that comes from pushing through the burn as my feet hit the pavement, is strangely addictive. Warm up.  Run.  Walk.  Run.  Walk.  And so on until cool down and collapse. I have it nowhere near by the book.  […]

Like Apples to Oranges

I took my first, and hopefully last, Benadryl yesterday.  I think I prefer the anaphylactic shock I was starting to go into. Ok, realistically, I probably wasn’t going into full shock.  I’ve been allergic to the wax on apples for over 10 years now.  I’m constantly having my throat swell up due to “bad apples” […]