Tag Archives: Fibromyalgia

No Rest For The Weary

There are days when the phrase that keeps echoing through my head is, “why me?” Why am I the one facing this? Why do I have to be the strong one? Why can’t I allow myself to let down my guard? Then I remember it’s because I’m tough enough to handle the cards I’ve been […]

Ready For Battle

When I was taught how to drive my step-dad made sure I knew how to be a defensive driver as much as a law abiding driver. He put me through the ringer during my driving lessons with him, but it made me stronger as well as proud of the extra gray hairs I caused him […]

Fix Me

One of the most endearing things I’ve ever had someone say to my face is that they stopped to briefly consider moving forward in a medical field in an effort to find a cure that would take all my pain away.  The fact that someone would even ponder that momentarily was enough to move me.  […]

Accepting To A Point

Working in an extremely creative line of business means that generally I’m surrounded by those who are accepting of even the most extreme differences within people.  I count myself lucky that I have like-minded coworkers who keep an open mind at all times or, as I recently discovered, almost all times.  I was at lunch […]

Time For A Challenge

This year I’ve decided to not let my Fibro hold me back from experiencing new physical challenges.  I’m hoping to get another half marathon in at some point, but I also want to find new things to conquer.  There should be a part of my brain that is telling me that I can’t take on […]