Tag Archives: MS/Multiple Sclerosis

The Enemy Named Pity

Human nature is a tough thing to fight against, and yet it must be done.  There is a constant struggle to be grateful for “what is”, instead of longing for “what is not”.  The challenge is not limited to those who battle … Continue reading

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If Walls Could Talk

An old house sits on a well-groomed lot in the middle of a Midwest city in America.  Within that house is a room.  It has withstood years of wear and circumstances and it has morphed with the changes time brings. The walls … Continue reading

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Proof I Existed – Part 7 Texas to Now

This is the last part in a series of posts recounting the treasure of memories from  earlier years of my life.  Some of the pictures and memories are faded, but it’s been fun to recall the adventures I’ve lived. After … Continue reading

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Proof I Existed-Part 6 South Korea

This is a series of posts about my earlier life and travels.  It’s an exercise of gratitude to reflect on the many places I’ve been able to see and the things I was able to do.  I consider them to … Continue reading

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Proof I Existed-Part 5, To and In and Around California

Before my legs were weakened by MS, they carried me to many places.  I’m recounting the travels of my earlier life through a series of posts. After living in Germany, we moved back to America.  We spent some months in Oklahoma, then we went to the … Continue reading

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Proof I Existed – Part 4 Italy and Holland

We continue viewing the many places my legs carried me,  now moving to Italy.  While living in Europe, I had the opportunity to visit Venice twice and it was also included in an eight-day tour of Italy I was able … Continue reading

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Proof I Existed – Part 3, England, Wales and France

When we were newly married, and living in Germany, we traveled to other countries when we could. A bus tour took us to England.  This was our approach to Windsor castle. I loved the English countryside with its stone walls and … Continue reading

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Proof I Existed-Part 2 Germany

As I shared in a previous post, I led a different life with legs years ago.  Shortly after marrying, we spent some years in Germany and traveled within and around the country living adventures which seem action-packed compared to my life now. With … Continue reading

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Proof I Existed – Part 1

Sometimes, when I look through pictures from my past, I have only vague memories of the things I’ve done.  My ability to go back and do the same things again is nonexistent, so it often seems the reality of what … Continue reading

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Copaxone and Me

I started using Copaxone in May of 2000. And I’m still using it.  Count it – that’s 13 years (plus) of daily injections.  Okay, so there were a few days in there that I forgot, but I did the injections almost without fail. I … Continue reading

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