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MS, The New Scarlet Letter?

MS The New Scarlet Letter? We are not Hester living in the pages of Nathaniel Hawthorne’s 1850 romantic work of fiction, forced to wear the branded blood red letter A on our bosom as a sign of our sins for … Continue reading

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Having Only Positive Expectations!

Having Only Positive Expectations! Last month, I took this picture on the shores-of  Prince Edward Island Canada while walking on the sand dunes during low tide with my two sisters, who are also my two best friends. Although we are … Continue reading

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“Sorry”, For What?

“Sorry”, For What? When did the word “sorry” start being the easiest word in your vocabulary rather than the hardest one?   Was it shortly after being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis?  According to Dan Hill, sorry seems to be the hardest … Continue reading

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Are You Talking About Me?

Are You Talking About Me?  There I found myself, once again lying on an operating table anxiously awaiting the doctor’s masked face and slippered feet to enter the sterile, unforgiving room. My thoughts drifted to wondering how many other souls … Continue reading

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Things i Wish People Understood About MS!

Things I Wish People Understood About MS! You can never really know what someone else is thinking, feeling, wishing or mourning for unless you had a magic potion which allows you to step into their body for a day. I … Continue reading

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When Words Are Arrows!

When Words Are Arrows  It is not easy living with an illness that tries to chip away at your self esteem every hour of every day. It can be a challenge to try to stay positive and to remain confident … Continue reading

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Firefly!

Firefly! My Scars may not always show My Screams are not often heard My Strength is put to the test My Stride is all a akimbo My Search for a cure will not waiver My Smile is mine to keep … Continue reading

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