Happiness –Michael Van Walleghen Weep for what little things could make them glad. –Robert Frost, Directive Melvin, the large collie who lives in the red house at the end of my daily run is happy, happy to see me even now, in February— a month of low skies and slowly melting snow. His yard has turned almost entirely to mud— but so what? Today, as […]
Okay, that was weird. I made a post, then realized I wanted to add something to it. It’s just gone. SEMagic thinks that my post from 7:10 this morning was the last one, and the one I made a few minutes ago doesn’t show up in my journal, either. It doesn’t SEEM to be in […]
Lovers Without Borders What happens when lovers from two different countries can’t wed? I hadn’t thought of the issues brought up in this article. Edit: This is the journal that LJ and SEMagic said DIDN’T post last night. I’m leaving it because I don’t want to delete spiderdust’s comment.
An ounce of action is worth a ton of theory. –Ralph Waldo Emerson
Thanks to the incredible generosity of Lupa, I have a cell phone! We’ll be going by MetroPCS on the way to the rheumatologist to get it programmed to my number. Thank you, Lupa! I appreciate the other offers, as well. You are marvelous people. Current Mood: :-)grateful
Rheumatologist today, classes if I can get to them (I certainly hope I can!). I’m hoping to get pain meds that are a bit stronger for the worst part of the flares, as I’m still not able to function then. Yes, despite the opiates. I really hate this. Otherwise, the girl needs an allergy shot. She […]
Something in someone’s post yesterday made my friends page absolutely unreadable, so I’ve changed the layout. It’s boring, but I don’t really have time to play with it right now.
If I stitch fast… It isn’t a style that usually does anything for me, but I love the sentiment.
According to the doctor’s scales yesterday, I’ve lost 12 pounds in the last 4–6 weeks. I don’t feel any different and don’t think I look any different. Most of my clothes are already worn loose, so I guess I wouldn’t necessarily notice such a thing without a scale. If I have lost weight, though, curiousmay9 and […]
Posttraumatic Stress, Fibromyalgia Linked Chronic Pain Condition Seen in Half of Veterans With PTSD I recently started thinking about FMS as possibly being the physical equivalent of PTSD. Your entire system is hypersensitive, which leads to all manner of problems. Everyone I personally know who has FMS also has PTSD. It seems that I’m not the […]