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The Mask of Epilepsy

I don’t like writing stories that don’t have an ending.  I hate it when I can’t be funny about something and it really drives me crazy when I can’t find the point in all of the things that need to … Continue reading

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E is for Epilepsy: The Big Update

I realized recently that I have been doing a bad job of updating people on recent events with Jake.  I am going to let myself off the hook since the last few months have been completely bonkers with concerts, finals, … Continue reading

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The Grace of Blank Pages

Ever since I was a little girl, I have loved to read books.  I have read everything from silly books for children all the way up to incredibly intense books on the Holocaust.  I find that the harder the book, … Continue reading

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Chronic Pain: Ebbs and Flows and Hope

  Over the last three years of having more intense chronic pain than ever before, I have learned that pain comes in waves.  I have good days and bad days.  And then there are really good days and really bad … Continue reading

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Jake’s Fingers: I Can Do It Myself & Snack Therapy

The last few weeks of Jake’s therapy have been, um, challenging.  Which is the nice word I use when life has been straight up impossible.  Jake plateaued and then slid merrily backwards into gagging at food, saying “NO” to everything, … Continue reading

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Jake’s Tummy-The Waiting Game

It’s a good thing I’ve recently done some soul searching lately about waiting (https://sistertwo.wordpress.com/2010/11/09/shut-up-and-wait/ ) because the word for the day has been “wait”. We headed up to Jake’s follow-up appointment after his upper GI test(https://sistertwo.wordpress.com/2010/11/05/jakes-tummy/ )  and to find out … Continue reading

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Shut Up and Wait

We’ve all seen the studies about how much time in our day is wasted on waiting. Waiting in lines, waiting at stop lights, waiting for traffic to clear up, waiting at the movies… Even though we can learn and exercise … Continue reading

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